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 : 9 elements corresponding to 4 countries

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2017

Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

The art of Bài Chòi in Central Viet NamViet Nam

2012

List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding

Ala-kiyiz and Shyrdak, art of Kyrgyz traditional felt carpetsKyrgyzstan

2009

Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Art of Chinese seal engravingChina
China engraved block printing techniqueChina
Chinese paper-cutChina
Chinese traditional architectural craftsmanship for timber-framed structuresChina
Regong artsChina

2008

Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity

Guqin and its musicChina
Indonesian KrisIndonesia
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