Browse the Lists of Intangible Cultural Heritage and the Register of good safeguarding practices

The Committee meets annually to evaluate nominations proposed by States Parties to the 2003 Convention and decide whether or not to inscribe those cultural practices and expressions of intangible heritage on the Convention’s Lists.

By clicking on the inscribed elements below, you can discover the nominations, photos and videos, together with Committee decisions and evidence of community consent.




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Results : 7 elements corresponding to 8 countries

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2018

Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Horse and camel ArdhahOman

2017

Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Chogān, a horse-riding game accompanied by music and storytellingIran (Islamic Republic of)
Kok boru, traditional horse gameKyrgyzstan

2013

List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding

Chovqan, a traditional Karabakh horse-riding game in the Republic of AzerbaijanAzerbaijan

Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Annual pilgrimage to the mausoleum of Sidi ‘Abd el-Qader Ben Mohammed (Sidi Cheikh)Algeria

2010

Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Sinjska Alka, a knights’ tournament in SinjCroatia

2008

Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Urtiin Duu, traditional folk long songChina – Mongolia
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