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 : 429 elements corresponding to 117 countries

Afghanistan1Albania1Algeria6Andorra1Argentina2Armenia5Austria5Azerbaijan11Bangladesh4Belarus1Belgium11Belize1Benin1Bhutan1Bolivia (Plurinational State of)5Bosnia and Herzegovina3Brazil5Bulgaria5Burkina Faso1Burundi1Cambodia3Central African Republic1Chile1China32Colombia8Costa Rica1Côte d'Ivoire3Croatia15Cuba4Cyprus4Czechia6Democratic People’s Republic of Korea3Dominican Republic3Ecuador3Egypt2Estonia4Ethiopia3France16Gambia1Georgia4Germany4Greece6Guatemala2Guinea1Honduras1Hungary4India13Indonesia6Iran (Islamic Republic of)11Iraq3Ireland2Italy9Jamaica2Japan21Jordan2Kazakhstan10Kyrgyzstan7Lao People's Democratic Republic1Latvia1Lebanon1Lithuania3Luxembourg1Madagascar1Malawi5Malaysia2Mali6Mauritius3Mexico9Mongolia7Morocco6Mozambique2Namibia1Netherlands1Nicaragua2Niger2Nigeria4Oman8Pakistan2Palestine1Panama2Peru9Philippines3Poland1Portugal5Qatar3Republic of Korea20Republic of Moldova3Romania7Russian Federation2Saudi Arabia6Senegal2Serbia3Slovakia6Slovenia4Spain15Sri Lanka1Switzerland4Syrian Arab Republic1Tajikistan4Thailand1The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia4Togo1Tonga1Tunisia1Turkey16Turkmenistan3Uganda1Ukraine1United Arab Emirates6Uruguay2Uzbekistan6Vanuatu1Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)4Viet Nam11Yemen1Zambia3Zimbabwe1

Afghanistan

2016

Nawrouz, Novruz, Nowrouz, Nowrouz, Nawrouz, Nauryz, Nooruz, Nowruz, Navruz, Nevruz, Nowruz, NavruzAfghanistan – Azerbaijan – India – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Iraq – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – Uzbekistan – Pakistan – Tajikistan – Turkmenistan – TurkeyRepresentative List

Albania

2008

Albanian folk iso-polyphonyAlbaniaRepresentative List

Algeria

2015

Sbuâ, annual pilgrimage to the zawiya of Sidi El Hadj Belkacem in GouraraAlgeriaRepresentative List

2014

Ritual and ceremonies of Sebeïba in the oasis of Djanet, AlgeriaAlgeriaRepresentative List

2013

Annual pilgrimage to the mausoleum of Sidi ‘Abd el-Qader Ben Mohammed (Sidi Cheikh)AlgeriaRepresentative List
Practices and knowledge linked to the Imzad of the Tuareg communities of Algeria, Mali and NigerAlgeria – Mali – NigerRepresentative List

2012

Rites and craftsmanship associated with the wedding costume tradition of TlemcenAlgeriaRepresentative List

2008

Ahellil of GouraraAlgeriaRepresentative List

Andorra

2015

Summer solstice fire festivals in the PyreneesAndorra – Spain – FranceRepresentative List

Argentina

2015

Filete porteño in Buenos Aires, a traditional painting techniqueArgentinaRepresentative List

2009

TangoArgentina – UruguayRepresentative List

Armenia

2017

Kochari, traditional group danceArmeniaRepresentative List

2014

Lavash, the preparation, meaning and appearance of traditional bread as an expression of culture in ArmeniaArmeniaRepresentative List

2012

Performance of the Armenian epic of 'Daredevils of Sassoun' or 'David of Sassoun'ArmeniaRepresentative List

2010

Armenian cross-stones art. Symbolism and craftsmanship of KhachkarsArmeniaRepresentative List

2008

Duduk and its musicArmeniaRepresentative List

Austria

2018

Avalanche risk managementSwitzerland – AustriaRepresentative List
Blaudruck/Modrotisk/Kékfestés/Modrotlač, resist block printing and indigo dyeing in EuropeAustria – Czechia – Germany – Hungary – SlovakiaRepresentative List

2016

Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List

2015

Classical horsemanship and the High School of the Spanish Riding School ViennaAustriaRepresentative List

2012

Schemenlaufen, the carnival of Imst, AustriaAustriaRepresentative List

Azerbaijan

2018

Heritage of Dede Qorqud/Korkyt Ata/Dede Korkut, epic culture, folk tales and musicAzerbaijan – Kazakhstan – TurkeyRepresentative List

2017

Art of crafting and playing with Kamantcheh/Kamancha, a bowed string musical instrumentAzerbaijan – Iran (Islamic Republic of)Representative List
Dolma making and sharing tradition, a marker of cultural identityAzerbaijanRepresentative List

2016

Flatbread making and sharing culture: Lavash, Katyrma, Jupka, YufkaAzerbaijan – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – TurkeyRepresentative List
Nawrouz, Novruz, Nowrouz, Nowrouz, Nawrouz, Nauryz, Nooruz, Nowruz, Navruz, Nevruz, Nowruz, NavruzAfghanistan – Azerbaijan – India – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Iraq – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – Uzbekistan – Pakistan – Tajikistan – Turkmenistan – TurkeyRepresentative List

2015

Copper craftsmanship of LahijAzerbaijanRepresentative List

2014

Traditional art and symbolism of Kelaghayi, making and wearing women’s silk headscarvesAzerbaijanRepresentative List

2012

Craftsmanship and performance art of the Tar, a long-necked string musical instrumentAzerbaijanRepresentative List

2010

Traditional art of Azerbaijani carpet weaving in the Republic of AzerbaijanAzerbaijanRepresentative List

2009

Art of Azerbaijani AshiqAzerbaijanRepresentative List

2008

Azerbaijani MughamAzerbaijanRepresentative List

Bangladesh

2017

Traditional art of Shital Pati weaving of SylhetBangladeshRepresentative List

2016

Mangal Shobhajatra on Pahela BaishakhBangladeshRepresentative List

2013

Traditional art of Jamdani weavingBangladeshRepresentative List

2008

Baul songsBangladeshRepresentative List

Belarus

2018

Celebration in honor of the Budslaŭ icon of Our Lady (Budslaŭ fest)BelarusRepresentative List

Belgium

2016

Beer culture in BelgiumBelgiumRepresentative List
Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List

2013

Shrimp fishing on horseback in OostduinkerkeBelgiumRepresentative List

2012

Marches of Entre-Sambre-et-MeuseBelgiumRepresentative List

2011

Leuven age set ritual repertoireBelgiumRepresentative List

2010

Aalst carnivalBelgiumRepresentative List
Houtem Jaarmarkt, annual winter fair and livestock market at Sint-Lievens-HoutemBelgiumRepresentative List
Krakelingen and Tonnekensbrand, end-of-winter bread and fire feast at GeraardsbergenBelgiumRepresentative List

2009

Procession of the Holy Blood in BrugesBelgiumRepresentative List

2008

Carnival of BincheBelgiumRepresentative List
Processional giants and dragons in Belgium and FranceBelgium – FranceRepresentative List

Belize

2008

Language, dance and music of the GarifunaBelize – Guatemala – Honduras – NicaraguaRepresentative List

Benin

2008

Oral heritage of GeledeBenin – Nigeria – TogoRepresentative List

Bhutan

2008

Mask dance of the drums from DrametseBhutanRepresentative List

Bolivia (Plurinational State of)

2017

Ritual journeys in La Paz during AlasitaBolivia (Plurinational State of)Representative List

2014

Pujllay and Ayarichi, music and dances of the Yampara cultureBolivia (Plurinational State of)Representative List

2012

Ichapekene Piesta, the biggest festival of San Ignacio de Moxos Bolivia (Plurinational State of)Representative List

2008

Andean cosmovision of the KallawayaBolivia (Plurinational State of)Representative List
Carnival of OruroBolivia (Plurinational State of)Representative List

Bosnia and Herzegovina

2018

Picking of iva grass on Ozren mountainBosnia and HerzegovinaRepresentative List

2017

Konjic woodcarvingBosnia and HerzegovinaRepresentative List

2014

Zmijanje embroideryBosnia and HerzegovinaRepresentative List

Brazil

2014

Capoeira circleBrazilRepresentative List

2013

Círio de Nazaré (The Taper of Our Lady of Nazareth) in the city of Belém, ParáBrazilRepresentative List

2012

Frevo, performing arts of the Carnival of RecifeBrazilRepresentative List

2008

Oral and graphic expressions of the WajapiBrazilRepresentative List
Samba de Roda of the Recôncavo of BahiaBrazilRepresentative List

Bulgaria

2017

Cultural practices associated to the 1st of MarchBulgaria – The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia – Republic of Moldova – RomaniaRepresentative List

2015

Surova folk feast in Pernik regionBulgariaRepresentative List

2014

The tradition of carpet-making in ChiprovtsiBulgariaRepresentative List

2009

Nestinarstvo, messages from the past: the Panagyr of Saints Constantine and Helena in the village of BulgariBulgariaRepresentative List

2008

Bistritsa Babi, archaic polyphony, dances and rituals from the Shoplouk regionBulgariaRepresentative List

Burkina Faso

2012

Cultural practices and expressions linked to the balafon of the Senufo communities of Mali, Burkina Faso and Côte d'IvoireMali – Burkina Faso – Côte d'IvoireRepresentative List

Burundi

2014

Ritual dance of the royal drumBurundiRepresentative List

Cambodia

2015

Tugging rituals and gamesCambodia – Philippines – Republic of Korea – Viet NamRepresentative List

2008

Royal ballet of CambodiaCambodiaRepresentative List
Sbek Thom, Khmer shadow theatreCambodiaRepresentative List

Central African Republic

2008

Polyphonic singing of the Aka Pygmies of Central AfricaCentral African RepublicRepresentative List

Chile

2014

Baile ChinoChileRepresentative List

China

2018

Lum medicinal bathing of Sowa Rigpa, knowledge and practices concerning life, health and illness prevention and treatment among the Tibetan people in ChinaChinaRepresentative List

2016

The Twenty-Four Solar Terms, knowledge in China of time and practices developed through observation of the sun’s annual motionChinaRepresentative List

2013

Chinese Zhusuan, knowledge and practices of mathematical calculation through the abacusChinaRepresentative List

2011

Chinese shadow puppetryChinaRepresentative List

2010

Acupuncture and moxibustion of traditional Chinese medicineChinaRepresentative List
Peking operaChinaRepresentative List

2009

Art of Chinese seal engravingChinaRepresentative List
China engraved block printing techniqueChinaRepresentative List
Chinese calligraphyChinaRepresentative List
Chinese paper-cutChinaRepresentative List
Chinese traditional architectural craftsmanship for timber-framed structuresChinaRepresentative List
Craftsmanship of Nanjing Yunjin brocadeChinaRepresentative List
Dragon Boat festivalChinaRepresentative List
Farmers’ dance of China’s Korean ethnic groupChinaRepresentative List
Gesar epic traditionChinaRepresentative List
Grand song of the Dong ethnic groupChinaRepresentative List
Hua’erChinaRepresentative List
ManasChinaRepresentative List
Mazu belief and customsChinaRepresentative List
Mongolian art of singing, KhoomeiChinaRepresentative List
NanyinChinaRepresentative List
Regong artsChinaRepresentative List
Sericulture and silk craftsmanship of ChinaChinaRepresentative List
Tibetan operaChinaRepresentative List
Traditional firing technology of Longquan celadonChinaRepresentative List
Traditional handicrafts of making Xuan paperChinaRepresentative List
Xi’an wind and percussion ensembleChinaRepresentative List
Yueju operaChinaRepresentative List

2008

Guqin and its musicChinaRepresentative List
Kun Qu operaChinaRepresentative List
Urtiin Duu, traditional folk long songChina – MongoliaRepresentative List
Uyghur Muqam of XinjiangChinaRepresentative List

Colombia

2015

Marimba music, traditional chants and dances from the Colombia South Pacific region and Esmeraldas Province of EcuadorColombia – EcuadorRepresentative List

2012

Festival of Saint Francis of Assisi, QuibdóColombiaRepresentative List

2011

Traditional knowledge of the jaguar shamans of YuruparíColombiaRepresentative List

2010

Wayuu normative system, applied by the Pütchipü’üi (palabrero)ColombiaRepresentative List

2009

Carnaval de Negros y BlancosColombiaRepresentative List
Holy Week processions in PopayánColombiaRepresentative List

2008

Carnival of BarranquillaColombiaRepresentative List
Cultural space of Palenque de San BasilioColombiaRepresentative List

Costa Rica

2008

Oxherding and oxcart traditions in Costa RicaCosta RicaRepresentative List

Côte d'Ivoire

2017

Zaouli, popular music and dance of the Guro communities in Côte d’IvoireCôte d'IvoireRepresentative List

2012

Cultural practices and expressions linked to the balafon of the Senufo communities of Mali, Burkina Faso and Côte d'IvoireMali – Burkina Faso – Côte d'IvoireRepresentative List

2008

Gbofe of Afounkaha, the music of the transverse trumps of the Tagbana communityCôte d'IvoireRepresentative List

Croatia

2018

Art of dry stone walling, knowledge and techniquesCroatia – Cyprus – France – Greece – Italy – Slovenia – Spain – SwitzerlandRepresentative List
Međimurska popevka, a folksong from MeđimurjeCroatiaRepresentative List

2013

Mediterranean dietCyprus – Croatia – Spain – Greece – Italy – Morocco – PortugalRepresentative List

2012

Klapa multipart singing of Dalmatia, southern CroatiaCroatiaRepresentative List

2011

Bećarac singing and playing from Eastern CroatiaCroatiaRepresentative List
Nijemo Kolo, silent circle dance of the Dalmatian hinterlandCroatiaRepresentative List

2010

Gingerbread craft from Northern CroatiaCroatiaRepresentative List
Sinjska Alka, a knights’ tournament in SinjCroatiaRepresentative List

2009

Annual carnival bell ringers’ pageant from the Kastav areaCroatiaRepresentative List
Festivity of Saint Blaise, the patron of DubrovnikCroatiaRepresentative List
Lacemaking in CroatiaCroatiaRepresentative List
Procession Za Krizen (‘following the cross’) on the island of HvarCroatiaRepresentative List
Spring procession of Ljelje/Kraljice (queens) from GorjaniCroatiaRepresentative List
Traditional manufacturing of children’s wooden toys in Hrvatsko ZagorjeCroatiaRepresentative List
Two-part singing and playing in the Istrian scaleCroatiaRepresentative List

Cuba

2018

Festivity of Las Parrandas in the centre of CubaCubaRepresentative List

2017

PuntoCubaRepresentative List

2016

Rumba in Cuba, a festive combination of music and dances and all the practices associatedCubaRepresentative List

2008

La Tumba FrancesaCubaRepresentative List

Cyprus

2018

Art of dry stone walling, knowledge and techniquesCroatia – Cyprus – France – Greece – Italy – Slovenia – Spain – SwitzerlandRepresentative List

2013

Mediterranean dietCyprus – Croatia – Spain – Greece – Italy – Morocco – PortugalRepresentative List

2011

Tsiattista poetic duellingCyprusRepresentative List

2009

Lefkara laces or LefkaritikaCyprusRepresentative List

Czechia

2018

Blaudruck/Modrotisk/Kékfestés/Modrotlač, resist block printing and indigo dyeing in EuropeAustria – Czechia – Germany – Hungary – SlovakiaRepresentative List

2016

Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List
Puppetry in Slovakia and CzechiaSlovakia – CzechiaRepresentative List

2011

Ride of the Kings in the south-east of the Czech RepublicCzechiaRepresentative List

2010

Shrovetide door-to-door processions and masks in the villages of the Hlinecko areaCzechiaRepresentative List

2008

Slovácko Verbuňk, recruit dancesCzechiaRepresentative List

Democratic People’s Republic of Korea

2018

Traditional Korean wrestling (Ssirum/Ssireum)Democratic People’s Republic of Korea – Republic of KoreaRepresentative List

2015

Tradition of kimchi-making in the Democratic People's Republic of KoreaDemocratic People’s Republic of KoreaRepresentative List

2014

Arirang folk song in the Democratic People’s Republic of KoreaDemocratic People’s Republic of KoreaRepresentative List

Dominican Republic

2016

Music and dance of the merengue in the Dominican RepublicDominican RepublicRepresentative List

2008

Cocolo dance drama traditionDominican RepublicRepresentative List
Cultural space of the Brotherhood of the Holy Spirit of the Congos of Villa MellaDominican RepublicRepresentative List

Ecuador

2015

Marimba music, traditional chants and dances from the Colombia South Pacific region and Esmeraldas Province of EcuadorColombia – EcuadorRepresentative List

2012

Traditional weaving of the Ecuadorian toquilla straw hatEcuadorRepresentative List

2008

Oral heritage and cultural manifestations of the Zápara peopleEcuador – PeruRepresentative List

Egypt

2016

Tahteeb, stick gameEgyptRepresentative List

2008

Al-Sirah Al-Hilaliyyah epicEgyptRepresentative List

Estonia

2014

Smoke sauna tradition in VõromaaEstoniaRepresentative List

2009

Seto Leelo, Seto polyphonic singing traditionEstoniaRepresentative List

2008

Baltic song and dance celebrationsEstonia – Latvia – LithuaniaRepresentative List
Kihnu cultural spaceEstoniaRepresentative List

Ethiopia

2016

Gada system, an indigenous democratic socio-political system of the OromoEthiopiaRepresentative List

2015

Fichee-Chambalaalla, New Year festival of the Sidama peopleEthiopiaRepresentative List

2013

Commemoration feast of the finding of the True Holy Cross of ChristEthiopiaRepresentative List

France

2018

Art of dry stone walling, knowledge and techniquesCroatia – Cyprus – France – Greece – Italy – Slovenia – Spain – SwitzerlandRepresentative List
The skills related to perfume in Pays de Grasse: the cultivation of perfume plants, the knowledge and processing of natural raw materials, and the art of perfume compositionFranceRepresentative List

2016

Carnival of GranvilleFranceRepresentative List
Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List

2015

Summer solstice fire festivals in the PyreneesAndorra – Spain – FranceRepresentative List

2014

Gwoka: music, song, dance and cultural practice representative of Guadeloupean identityFranceRepresentative List

2013

Limousin septennial ostensionsFranceRepresentative List

2012

Fest-Noz, festive gathering based on the collective practice of traditional dances of BrittanyFranceRepresentative List

2011

Equitation in the French traditionFranceRepresentative List

2010

Compagnonnage, network for on-the-job transmission of knowledge and identitiesFranceRepresentative List
Craftsmanship of Alençon needle lace-makingFranceRepresentative List
Gastronomic meal of the FrenchFranceRepresentative List

2009

Aubusson tapestryFranceRepresentative List
MaloyaFranceRepresentative List
Scribing tradition in French timber framingFranceRepresentative List

2008

Processional giants and dragons in Belgium and FranceBelgium – FranceRepresentative List

Gambia

2008

Kankurang, Manding initiatory riteGambia – SenegalRepresentative List

Georgia

2018

Chidaoba, wrestling in GeorgiaGeorgiaRepresentative List

2016

Living culture of three writing systems of the Georgian alphabetGeorgiaRepresentative List

2013

Ancient Georgian traditional Qvevri wine-making methodGeorgiaRepresentative List

2008

Georgian polyphonic singingGeorgiaRepresentative List

Germany

2018

Blaudruck/Modrotisk/Kékfestés/Modrotlač, resist block printing and indigo dyeing in EuropeAustria – Czechia – Germany – Hungary – SlovakiaRepresentative List

2017

Organ craftsmanship and musicGermanyRepresentative List

2016

Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List
Idea and practice of organizing shared interests in cooperativesGermanyRepresentative List

Greece

2018

Art of dry stone walling, knowledge and techniquesCroatia – Cyprus – France – Greece – Italy – Slovenia – Spain – SwitzerlandRepresentative List

2017

RebetikoGreeceRepresentative List

2016

Momoeria, New Year's celebration in eight villages of Kozani area, West Macedonia, GreeceGreeceRepresentative List

2015

Tinian marble craftsmanshipGreeceRepresentative List

2014

Know-how of cultivating mastic on the island of ChiosGreeceRepresentative List

2013

Mediterranean dietCyprus – Croatia – Spain – Greece – Italy – Morocco – PortugalRepresentative List

Guatemala

2008

Language, dance and music of the GarifunaBelize – Guatemala – Honduras – NicaraguaRepresentative List
Rabinal Achí dance drama traditionGuatemalaRepresentative List

Guinea

2008

Cultural space of Sosso-BalaGuineaRepresentative List

Honduras

2008

Language, dance and music of the GarifunaBelize – Guatemala – Honduras – NicaraguaRepresentative List

Hungary

2018

Blaudruck/Modrotisk/Kékfestés/Modrotlač, resist block printing and indigo dyeing in EuropeAustria – Czechia – Germany – Hungary – SlovakiaRepresentative List

2016

Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List

2012

Folk art of the Matyó, embroidery of a traditional communityHungaryRepresentative List

2009

Busó festivities at Mohács: masked end-of-winter carnival customHungaryRepresentative List

India

2017

Kumbh MelaIndiaRepresentative List

2016

Nawrouz, Novruz, Nowrouz, Nowrouz, Nawrouz, Nauryz, Nooruz, Nowruz, Navruz, Nevruz, Nowruz, NavruzAfghanistan – Azerbaijan – India – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Iraq – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – Uzbekistan – Pakistan – Tajikistan – Turkmenistan – TurkeyRepresentative List
YogaIndiaRepresentative List

2014

Traditional brass and copper craft of utensil making among the Thatheras of Jandiala Guru, Punjab, IndiaIndiaRepresentative List

2013

Sankirtana, ritual singing, drumming and dancing of ManipurIndiaRepresentative List

2012

Buddhist chanting of Ladakh: recitation of sacred Buddhist texts in the trans-Himalayan Ladakh region, Jammu and Kashmir, IndiaIndiaRepresentative List

2010

Chhau danceIndiaRepresentative List
Kalbelia folk songs and dances of RajasthanIndiaRepresentative List
Mudiyettu, ritual theatre and dance drama of KeralaIndiaRepresentative List

2009

Ramman, religious festival and ritual theatre of the Garhwal Himalayas, IndiaIndiaRepresentative List

2008

Kutiyattam, Sanskrit theatreIndiaRepresentative List
Ramlila, the traditional performance of the RamayanaIndiaRepresentative List
Tradition of Vedic chantingIndiaRepresentative List

Indonesia

2017

Pinisi, art of boatbuilding in South SulawesiIndonesiaRepresentative List

2015

Three genres of traditional dance in BaliIndonesiaRepresentative List

2010

Indonesian AngklungIndonesiaRepresentative List

2009

Indonesian BatikIndonesiaRepresentative List

2008

Indonesian KrisIndonesiaRepresentative List
Wayang puppet theatreIndonesiaRepresentative List

Iran (Islamic Republic of)

2017

Art of crafting and playing with Kamantcheh/Kamancha, a bowed string musical instrumentAzerbaijan – Iran (Islamic Republic of)Representative List
Chogān, a horse-riding game accompanied by music and storytellingIran (Islamic Republic of)Representative List

2016

Flatbread making and sharing culture: Lavash, Katyrma, Jupka, YufkaAzerbaijan – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – TurkeyRepresentative List
Nawrouz, Novruz, Nowrouz, Nowrouz, Nawrouz, Nauryz, Nooruz, Nowruz, Navruz, Nevruz, Nowruz, NavruzAfghanistan – Azerbaijan – India – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Iraq – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – Uzbekistan – Pakistan – Tajikistan – Turkmenistan – TurkeyRepresentative List

2012

Qālišuyān rituals of Mašhad-e Ardehāl in KāšānIran (Islamic Republic of)Representative List

2010

Music of the Bakhshis of KhorasanIran (Islamic Republic of)Representative List
Pahlevani and Zoorkhanei ritualsIran (Islamic Republic of)Representative List
Ritual dramatic art of Ta‘zīyeIran (Islamic Republic of)Representative List
Traditional skills of carpet weaving in FarsIran (Islamic Republic of)Representative List
Traditional skills of carpet weaving in KashanIran (Islamic Republic of)Representative List

2009

Radif of Iranian musicIran (Islamic Republic of)Representative List

Iraq

2016

Khidr Elias feast and its vowsIraqRepresentative List
Nawrouz, Novruz, Nowrouz, Nowrouz, Nawrouz, Nauryz, Nooruz, Nowruz, Navruz, Nevruz, Nowruz, NavruzAfghanistan – Azerbaijan – India – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Iraq – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – Uzbekistan – Pakistan – Tajikistan – Turkmenistan – TurkeyRepresentative List

2008

Iraqi MaqamIraqRepresentative List

Ireland

2018

HurlingIrelandRepresentative List

2017

Uilleann pipingIrelandRepresentative List

Italy

2018

Art of dry stone walling, knowledge and techniquesCroatia – Cyprus – France – Greece – Italy – Slovenia – Spain – SwitzerlandRepresentative List

2017

Art of Neapolitan ‘Pizzaiuolo’ItalyRepresentative List

2016

Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List

2014

Traditional agricultural practice of cultivating the ‘vite ad alberello’ (head-trained bush vines) of the community of PantelleriaItalyRepresentative List

2013

Celebrations of big shoulder-borne processional structuresItalyRepresentative List
Mediterranean dietCyprus – Croatia – Spain – Greece – Italy – Morocco – PortugalRepresentative List

2012

Traditional violin craftsmanship in CremonaItalyRepresentative List

2008

Canto a tenore, Sardinian pastoral songsItalyRepresentative List
Opera dei Pupi, Sicilian puppet theatreItalyRepresentative List

Jamaica

2018

Reggae music of JamaicaJamaicaRepresentative List

2008

Maroon heritage of Moore TownJamaicaRepresentative List

Japan

2018

Raiho-shin, ritual visits of deities in masks and costumesJapanRepresentative List

2016

Yama, Hoko, Yatai, float festivals in JapanJapanRepresentative List

2014

Washi, craftsmanship of traditional Japanese hand-made paperJapanRepresentative List

2013

Washoku, traditional dietary cultures of the Japanese, notably for the celebration of New YearJapanRepresentative List

2012

Nachi no Dengaku, a religious performing art held at the Nachi fire festivalJapanRepresentative List

2011

Mibu no Hana Taue, ritual of transplanting rice in Mibu, HiroshimaJapanRepresentative List
Sada Shin Noh, sacred dancing at Sada shrine, ShimaneJapanRepresentative List

2010

Kumiodori, traditional Okinawan musical theatreJapanRepresentative List
Yuki-tsumugi, silk fabric production techniqueJapanRepresentative List

2009

Akiu no Taue OdoriJapanRepresentative List
ChakkirakoJapanRepresentative List
DaimokutateJapanRepresentative List
Dainichido BugakuJapanRepresentative List
GagakuJapanRepresentative List
Hayachine KaguraJapanRepresentative List
Ojiya-chijimi, Echigo-jofu: techniques of making ramie fabric in Uonuma region, Niigata PrefectureJapanRepresentative List
Oku-noto no AenokotoJapanRepresentative List
Traditional Ainu danceJapanRepresentative List

2008

Kabuki theatreJapanRepresentative List
Ningyo Johruri Bunraku puppet theatreJapanRepresentative List
Nôgaku theatreJapanRepresentative List

Jordan

2018

As-Samer in JordanJordanRepresentative List

2008

Cultural space of the Bedu in Petra and Wadi RumJordanRepresentative List

Kazakhstan

2018

Heritage of Dede Qorqud/Korkyt Ata/Dede Korkut, epic culture, folk tales and musicAzerbaijan – Kazakhstan – TurkeyRepresentative List
Traditional spring festive rites of the Kazakh horse breedersKazakhstanRepresentative List

2017

Kazakh traditional Assyk gamesKazakhstanRepresentative List

2016

Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List
Flatbread making and sharing culture: Lavash, Katyrma, Jupka, YufkaAzerbaijan – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – TurkeyRepresentative List
Kuresi in KazakhstanKazakhstanRepresentative List
Nawrouz, Novruz, Nowrouz, Nowrouz, Nawrouz, Nauryz, Nooruz, Nowruz, Navruz, Nevruz, Nowruz, NavruzAfghanistan – Azerbaijan – India – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Iraq – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – Uzbekistan – Pakistan – Tajikistan – Turkmenistan – TurkeyRepresentative List

2015

Aitysh/Aitys, art of improvisationKazakhstan – KyrgyzstanRepresentative List

2014

Kazakh traditional art of Dombra KuyKazakhstanRepresentative List
Traditional knowledge and skills in making Kyrgyz and Kazakh yurts (Turkic nomadic dwellings)Kazakhstan – KyrgyzstanRepresentative List

Kyrgyzstan

2017

Kok boru, traditional horse gameKyrgyzstanRepresentative List

2016

Flatbread making and sharing culture: Lavash, Katyrma, Jupka, YufkaAzerbaijan – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – TurkeyRepresentative List
Nawrouz, Novruz, Nowrouz, Nowrouz, Nawrouz, Nauryz, Nooruz, Nowruz, Navruz, Nevruz, Nowruz, NavruzAfghanistan – Azerbaijan – India – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Iraq – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – Uzbekistan – Pakistan – Tajikistan – Turkmenistan – TurkeyRepresentative List

2015

Aitysh/Aitys, art of improvisationKazakhstan – KyrgyzstanRepresentative List

2014

Traditional knowledge and skills in making Kyrgyz and Kazakh yurts (Turkic nomadic dwellings)Kazakhstan – KyrgyzstanRepresentative List

2013

Kyrgyz epic trilogy: Manas, Semetey, SeytekKyrgyzstanRepresentative List

2008

Art of Akyns, Kyrgyz epic tellersKyrgyzstanRepresentative List

Lao People's Democratic Republic

2017

Khaen music of the Lao peopleLao People's Democratic RepublicRepresentative List

Latvia

2008

Baltic song and dance celebrationsEstonia – Latvia – LithuaniaRepresentative List

Lebanon

2014

Al-Zajal, recited or sung poetryLebanonRepresentative List

Lithuania

2010

Sutartinės, Lithuanian multipart songsLithuaniaRepresentative List

2008

Baltic song and dance celebrationsEstonia – Latvia – LithuaniaRepresentative List
Cross-crafting and its symbolismLithuaniaRepresentative List

Luxembourg

2010

Hopping procession of EchternachLuxembourgRepresentative List

Madagascar

2008

Woodcrafting knowledge of the ZafimaniryMadagascarRepresentative List

Malawi

2018

Mwinoghe, joyous danceMalawiRepresentative List

2017

Nsima, culinary tradition of MalawiMalawiRepresentative List

2014

Tchopa, sacrificial dance of the Lhomwe people of southern MalawiMalawiRepresentative List

2008

Gule WamkuluMalawi – Mozambique – ZambiaRepresentative List
Vimbuza healing danceMalawiRepresentative List

Malaysia

2018

Dondang SayangMalaysiaRepresentative List

2008

Mak Yong theatreMalaysiaRepresentative List

Mali

2014

Coming forth of the masks and puppets in MarkalaMaliRepresentative List

2013

Practices and knowledge linked to the Imzad of the Tuareg communities of Algeria, Mali and NigerAlgeria – Mali – NigerRepresentative List

2012

Cultural practices and expressions linked to the balafon of the Senufo communities of Mali, Burkina Faso and Côte d'IvoireMali – Burkina Faso – Côte d'IvoireRepresentative List

2009

Manden Charter, proclaimed in Kurukan FugaMaliRepresentative List
Septennial re-roofing ceremony of the Kamablon, sacred house of KangabaMaliRepresentative List

2008

Cultural space of the Yaaral and DegalMaliRepresentative List

Mauritius

2017

Sega tambour of Rodrigues IslandMauritiusRepresentative List

2016

Bhojpuri folk songs in Mauritius, Geet-GawaiMauritiusRepresentative List

2014

Traditional Mauritian SegaMauritiusRepresentative List

Mexico

2018

La Romería (the pilgrimage): ritual cycle of 'La llevada' (the carrying) of the Virgin of ZapopanMexicoRepresentative List

2016

Charrería, equestrian tradition in MexicoMexicoRepresentative List

2011

Mariachi, string music, song and trumpetMexicoRepresentative List

2010

Parachicos in the traditional January feast of Chiapa de CorzoMexicoRepresentative List
Pirekua, traditional song of the P’urhépechaMexicoRepresentative List
Traditional Mexican cuisine - ancestral, ongoing community culture, the Michoacán paradigmMexicoRepresentative List

2009

Places of memory and living traditions of the Otomí-Chichimecas people of Tolimán: the Peña de Bernal, guardian of a sacred territoryMexicoRepresentative List
Ritual ceremony of the VoladoresMexicoRepresentative List

2008

Indigenous festivity dedicated to the deadMexicoRepresentative List

Mongolia

2016

Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List

2014

Mongolian knuckle-bone shootingMongoliaRepresentative List

2013

Traditional craftsmanship of the Mongol Ger and its associated customsMongoliaRepresentative List

2010

Mongolian traditional art of KhöömeiMongoliaRepresentative List
Naadam, Mongolian traditional festivalMongoliaRepresentative List

2008

Traditional music of the Morin KhuurMongoliaRepresentative List
Urtiin Duu, traditional folk long songChina – MongoliaRepresentative List

Morocco

2016

Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List

2014

Argan, practices and know-how concerning the argan treeMoroccoRepresentative List

2013

Mediterranean dietCyprus – Croatia – Spain – Greece – Italy – Morocco – PortugalRepresentative List

2012

Cherry festival in SefrouMoroccoRepresentative List

2008

Cultural space of Jemaa el-Fna SquareMoroccoRepresentative List
Moussem of Tan-TanMoroccoRepresentative List

Mozambique

2008

Chopi TimbilaMozambiqueRepresentative List
Gule WamkuluMalawi – Mozambique – ZambiaRepresentative List

Namibia

2015

Oshituthi shomagongo, marula fruit festivalNamibiaRepresentative List

Netherlands

2017

Craft of the miller operating windmills and watermillsNetherlandsRepresentative List

Nicaragua

2008

El GüegüenseNicaraguaRepresentative List
Language, dance and music of the GarifunaBelize – Guatemala – Honduras – NicaraguaRepresentative List

Niger

2014

Practices and expressions of joking relationships in NigerNigerRepresentative List

2013

Practices and knowledge linked to the Imzad of the Tuareg communities of Algeria, Mali and NigerAlgeria – Mali – NigerRepresentative List

Nigeria

2016

Argungu international fishing and cultural festivalNigeriaRepresentative List

2009

Ijele masqueradeNigeriaRepresentative List

2008

Ifa divination systemNigeriaRepresentative List
Oral heritage of GeledeBenin – Nigeria – TogoRepresentative List

Oman

2018

Horse and camel ArdhahOmanRepresentative List

2015

Al-Razfa, a traditional performing artUnited Arab Emirates – OmanRepresentative List
Arabic coffee, a symbol of generosityUnited Arab Emirates – Saudi Arabia – Oman – QatarRepresentative List
Majlis, a cultural and social spaceUnited Arab Emirates – Saudi Arabia – Oman – QatarRepresentative List

2014

Al-Ayyala, a traditional performing art of the Sultanate of Oman and the United Arab EmiratesOman – United Arab EmiratesRepresentative List

2012

Al ‘azi, elegy, processional march and poetryOmanRepresentative List
Al-Taghrooda, traditional Bedouin chanted poetry in the United Arab Emirates and the Sultanate of OmanUnited Arab Emirates – OmanRepresentative List

2010

Al-Bar’ah, music and dance of Oman Dhofari valleysOmanRepresentative List

Pakistan

2016

Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List
Nawrouz, Novruz, Nowrouz, Nowrouz, Nawrouz, Nauryz, Nooruz, Nowruz, Navruz, Nevruz, Nowruz, NavruzAfghanistan – Azerbaijan – India – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Iraq – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – Uzbekistan – Pakistan – Tajikistan – Turkmenistan – TurkeyRepresentative List

Palestine

2008

Palestinian HikayePalestineRepresentative List

Panama

2018

Ritual and festive expressions of the Congo culturePanamaRepresentative List

2017

Artisanal processes and plant fibers techniques for talcos, crinejas and pintas weaving of the pinta’o hatPanamaRepresentative List

Peru

2017

Traditional system of Corongo’s water judgesPeruRepresentative List

2015

Wititi dance of the Colca ValleyPeruRepresentative List

2014

Festivity of Virgen de la Candelaria of PunoPeruRepresentative List

2013

Knowledge, skills and rituals related to the annual renewal of the Q’eswachaka bridgePeruRepresentative List

2011

Pilgrimage to the sanctuary of the Lord of Qoyllurit’iPeruRepresentative List

2010

Huaconada, ritual dance of MitoPeruRepresentative List
Scissors dancePeruRepresentative List

2008

Oral heritage and cultural manifestations of the Zápara peopleEcuador – PeruRepresentative List
Taquile and its textile artPeruRepresentative List

Philippines

2015

Tugging rituals and gamesCambodia – Philippines – Republic of Korea – Viet NamRepresentative List

2008

Darangen epic of the Maranao people of Lake LanaoPhilippinesRepresentative List
Hudhud chants of the IfugaoPhilippinesRepresentative List

Poland

2018

Nativity scene (szopka) tradition in KrakowPolandRepresentative List

Portugal

2017

Craftmanship of Estremoz clay figuresPortugalRepresentative List

2016

Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List

2014

Cante Alentejano, polyphonic singing from Alentejo, southern PortugalPortugalRepresentative List

2013

Mediterranean dietCyprus – Croatia – Spain – Greece – Italy – Morocco – PortugalRepresentative List

2011

Fado, urban popular song of PortugalPortugalRepresentative List

Qatar

2016

Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List

2015

Arabic coffee, a symbol of generosityUnited Arab Emirates – Saudi Arabia – Oman – QatarRepresentative List
Majlis, a cultural and social spaceUnited Arab Emirates – Saudi Arabia – Oman – QatarRepresentative List

Republic of Korea

2018

Traditional Korean wrestling (Ssirum/Ssireum)Democratic People’s Republic of Korea – Republic of KoreaRepresentative List

2016

Culture of Jeju Haenyeo (women divers)Republic of KoreaRepresentative List
Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List

2015

Tugging rituals and gamesCambodia – Philippines – Republic of Korea – Viet NamRepresentative List

2014

Nongak, community band music, dance and rituals in the Republic of KoreaRepublic of KoreaRepresentative List

2013

Kimjang, making and sharing kimchi in the Republic of KoreaRepublic of KoreaRepresentative List

2012

Arirang, lyrical folk song in the Republic of KoreaRepublic of KoreaRepresentative List

2011

Jultagi, tightrope walkingRepublic of KoreaRepresentative List
Taekkyeon, a traditional Korean martial artRepublic of KoreaRepresentative List
Weaving of Mosi (fine ramie) in the Hansan regionRepublic of KoreaRepresentative List

2010

Daemokjang, traditional wooden architectureRepublic of KoreaRepresentative List
Gagok, lyric song cycles accompanied by an orchestraRepublic of KoreaRepresentative List

2009

CheoyongmuRepublic of KoreaRepresentative List
GanggangsullaeRepublic of KoreaRepresentative List
Jeju Chilmeoridang YeongdeunggutRepublic of KoreaRepresentative List
Namsadang NoriRepublic of KoreaRepresentative List
YeongsanjaeRepublic of KoreaRepresentative List

2008

Gangneung Danoje festivalRepublic of KoreaRepresentative List
Pansori epic chantRepublic of KoreaRepresentative List
Royal ancestral ritual in the Jongmyo shrine and its musicRepublic of KoreaRepresentative List

Republic of Moldova

2017

Cultural practices associated to the 1st of MarchBulgaria – The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia – Republic of Moldova – RomaniaRepresentative List

2016

Traditional wall-carpet craftsmanship in Romania and the Republic of MoldovaRepublic of Moldova – RomaniaRepresentative List

2013

Men’s group Colindat, Christmas-time ritualRepublic of Moldova – RomaniaRepresentative List

Romania

2017

Cultural practices associated to the 1st of MarchBulgaria – The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia – Republic of Moldova – RomaniaRepresentative List

2016

Traditional wall-carpet craftsmanship in Romania and the Republic of MoldovaRepublic of Moldova – RomaniaRepresentative List

2015

Lad’s dances in RomaniaRomaniaRepresentative List

2013

Men’s group Colindat, Christmas-time ritualRepublic of Moldova – RomaniaRepresentative List

2012

Craftsmanship of Horezu ceramicsRomaniaRepresentative List

2009

DoinaRomaniaRepresentative List

2008

Căluş ritualRomaniaRepresentative List

Russian Federation

2008

Cultural space and oral culture of the SemeiskieRussian FederationRepresentative List
Olonkho, Yakut heroic eposRussian FederationRepresentative List

Saudi Arabia

2017

Al-Qatt Al-Asiri, female traditional interior wall decoration in Asir, Saudi ArabiaSaudi ArabiaRepresentative List

2016

Almezmar, drumming and dancing with sticksSaudi ArabiaRepresentative List
Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List

2015

Alardah Alnajdiyah, dance, drumming and poetry in Saudi ArabiaSaudi ArabiaRepresentative List
Arabic coffee, a symbol of generosityUnited Arab Emirates – Saudi Arabia – Oman – QatarRepresentative List
Majlis, a cultural and social spaceUnited Arab Emirates – Saudi Arabia – Oman – QatarRepresentative List

Senegal

2013

Xooy, a divination ceremony among the Serer of Senegal SenegalRepresentative List

2008

Kankurang, Manding initiatory riteGambia – SenegalRepresentative List

Serbia

2018

Singing to the accompaniment of the GusleSerbiaRepresentative List

2017

Kolo, traditional folk danceSerbiaRepresentative List

2014

Slava, celebration of family saint patron’s daySerbiaRepresentative List

Slovakia

2018

Blaudruck/Modrotisk/Kékfestés/Modrotlač, resist block printing and indigo dyeing in EuropeAustria – Czechia – Germany – Hungary – SlovakiaRepresentative List

2017

Multipart singing of HorehronieSlovakiaRepresentative List

2016

Puppetry in Slovakia and CzechiaSlovakia – CzechiaRepresentative List

2015

Bagpipe cultureSlovakiaRepresentative List

2013

Music of TerchováSlovakiaRepresentative List

2008

Fujara and its musicSlovakiaRepresentative List

Slovenia

2018

Art of dry stone walling, knowledge and techniquesCroatia – Cyprus – France – Greece – Italy – Slovenia – Spain – SwitzerlandRepresentative List
Bobbin lacemaking in SloveniaSloveniaRepresentative List

2017

Door-to-door rounds of KurentiSloveniaRepresentative List

2016

Škofja Loka passion playSloveniaRepresentative List

Spain

2018

Art of dry stone walling, knowledge and techniquesCroatia – Cyprus – France – Greece – Italy – Slovenia – Spain – SwitzerlandRepresentative List
Tamboradas drum-playing ritualsSpainRepresentative List

2016

Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List
Valencia Fallas festivitySpainRepresentative List

2015

Summer solstice fire festivals in the PyreneesAndorra – Spain – FranceRepresentative List

2013

Mediterranean dietCyprus – Croatia – Spain – Greece – Italy – Morocco – PortugalRepresentative List

2012

Fiesta of the patios in CordovaSpainRepresentative List

2011

Festivity of ‘la Mare de Déu de la Salut’ of AlgemesíSpainRepresentative List

2010

Chant of the Sybil on MajorcaSpainRepresentative List
FlamencoSpainRepresentative List
Human towersSpainRepresentative List

2009

Irrigators’ tribunals of the Spanish Mediterranean coast: the Council of Wise Men of the plain of Murcia and the Water Tribunal of the plain of ValenciaSpainRepresentative List
Whistled language of the island of La Gomera (Canary Islands), the Silbo GomeroSpainRepresentative List

2008

Mystery play of ElcheSpainRepresentative List
Patum of BergaSpainRepresentative List

Sri Lanka

2018

Rūkada Nātya, traditional string puppet drama in Sri LankaSri LankaRepresentative List

Switzerland

2018

Art of dry stone walling, knowledge and techniquesCroatia – Cyprus – France – Greece – Italy – Slovenia – Spain – SwitzerlandRepresentative List
Avalanche risk managementSwitzerland – AustriaRepresentative List

2017

Basel CarnivalSwitzerlandRepresentative List

2016

Winegrowers’ Festival in VeveySwitzerlandRepresentative List

Syrian Arab Republic

2016

Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List

Tajikistan

2018

Chakan, embroidery art in the Republic of TajikistanTajikistanRepresentative List

2016

Nawrouz, Novruz, Nowrouz, Nowrouz, Nawrouz, Nauryz, Nooruz, Nowruz, Navruz, Nevruz, Nowruz, NavruzAfghanistan – Azerbaijan – India – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Iraq – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – Uzbekistan – Pakistan – Tajikistan – Turkmenistan – TurkeyRepresentative List
Oshi Palav, a traditional meal and its social and cultural contexts in TajikistanTajikistanRepresentative List

2008

Shashmaqom musicUzbekistan – TajikistanRepresentative List

Thailand

2018

Khon, masked dance drama in ThailandThailandRepresentative List

The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

2017

Cultural practices associated to the 1st of MarchBulgaria – The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia – Republic of Moldova – RomaniaRepresentative List
Spring celebration, HıdrellezThe former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia – TurkeyRepresentative List

2014

Kopachkata, a social dance from the village of Dramche, PijanecThe former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaRepresentative List

2013

Feast of the Holy Forty Martyrs in ŠtipThe former Yugoslav Republic of MacedoniaRepresentative List

Togo

2008

Oral heritage of GeledeBenin – Nigeria – TogoRepresentative List

Tonga

2008

Lakalaka, dances and sung speeches of TongaTongaRepresentative List

Tunisia

2018

Pottery skills of the women of SejnaneTunisiaRepresentative List

Turkey

2018

Heritage of Dede Qorqud/Korkyt Ata/Dede Korkut, epic culture, folk tales and musicAzerbaijan – Kazakhstan – TurkeyRepresentative List

2017

Spring celebration, HıdrellezThe former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia – TurkeyRepresentative List

2016

Flatbread making and sharing culture: Lavash, Katyrma, Jupka, YufkaAzerbaijan – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – TurkeyRepresentative List
Nawrouz, Novruz, Nowrouz, Nowrouz, Nawrouz, Nauryz, Nooruz, Nowruz, Navruz, Nevruz, Nowruz, NavruzAfghanistan – Azerbaijan – India – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Iraq – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – Uzbekistan – Pakistan – Tajikistan – Turkmenistan – TurkeyRepresentative List
Traditional craftsmanship of Çini-makingTurkeyRepresentative List

2014

Ebru, Turkish art of marblingTurkeyRepresentative List

2013

Turkish coffee culture and traditionTurkeyRepresentative List

2012

Mesir Macunu festivalTurkeyRepresentative List

2011

Ceremonial Keşkek traditionTurkeyRepresentative List

2010

Kırkpınar oil wrestling festivalTurkeyRepresentative List
Semah, Alevi-Bektaşi ritualTurkeyRepresentative List
Traditional Sohbet meetingsTurkeyRepresentative List

2009

Âşıklık (minstrelsy) traditionTurkeyRepresentative List
KaragözTurkeyRepresentative List

2008

Arts of the Meddah, public storytellersTurkeyRepresentative List
Mevlevi Sema ceremonyTurkeyRepresentative List

Turkmenistan

2017

Kushtdepdi rite of singing and dancingTurkmenistanRepresentative List

2016

Nawrouz, Novruz, Nowrouz, Nowrouz, Nawrouz, Nauryz, Nooruz, Nowruz, Navruz, Nevruz, Nowruz, NavruzAfghanistan – Azerbaijan – India – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Iraq – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – Uzbekistan – Pakistan – Tajikistan – Turkmenistan – TurkeyRepresentative List

2015

Epic art of GoroglyTurkmenistanRepresentative List

Uganda

2008

Barkcloth making in UgandaUgandaRepresentative List

Ukraine

2013

Petrykivka decorative painting as a phenomenon of the Ukrainian ornamental folk artUkraineRepresentative List

United Arab Emirates

2016

Falconry, a living human heritageGermany – Saudi Arabia – Austria – Belgium – United Arab Emirates – Spain – France – Hungary – Italy – Kazakhstan – Morocco – Mongolia – Pakistan – Portugal – Qatar – Syrian Arab Republic – Republic of Korea – CzechiaRepresentative List

2015

Al-Razfa, a traditional performing artUnited Arab Emirates – OmanRepresentative List
Arabic coffee, a symbol of generosityUnited Arab Emirates – Saudi Arabia – Oman – QatarRepresentative List
Majlis, a cultural and social spaceUnited Arab Emirates – Saudi Arabia – Oman – QatarRepresentative List

2014

Al-Ayyala, a traditional performing art of the Sultanate of Oman and the United Arab EmiratesOman – United Arab EmiratesRepresentative List

2012

Al-Taghrooda, traditional Bedouin chanted poetry in the United Arab Emirates and the Sultanate of OmanUnited Arab Emirates – OmanRepresentative List

Uruguay

2009

Candombe and its socio-cultural space: a community practiceUruguayRepresentative List
TangoArgentina – UruguayRepresentative List

Uzbekistan

2016

Nawrouz, Novruz, Nowrouz, Nowrouz, Nawrouz, Nauryz, Nooruz, Nowruz, Navruz, Nevruz, Nowruz, NavruzAfghanistan – Azerbaijan – India – Iran (Islamic Republic of) – Iraq – Kazakhstan – Kyrgyzstan – Uzbekistan – Pakistan – Tajikistan – Turkmenistan – TurkeyRepresentative List
Palov culture and traditionUzbekistanRepresentative List

2014

Askiya, the art of witUzbekistanRepresentative List

2009

Katta AshulaUzbekistanRepresentative List

2008

Cultural space of Boysun DistrictUzbekistanRepresentative List
Shashmaqom musicUzbekistan – TajikistanRepresentative List

Vanuatu

2008

Vanuatu sand drawingsVanuatuRepresentative List

Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)

2016

Carnival of El Callao, a festive representation of a memory and cultural identityVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Representative List

2015

Traditional knowledge and technologies relating to the growing and processing of the curaguaVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Representative List

2013

La Parranda de San Pedro de Guarenas y GuatireVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Representative List

2012

Venezuela's Dancing Devils of Corpus ChristiVenezuela (Bolivarian Republic of)Representative List

Viet Nam

2017

The art of Bài Chòi in Central Viet NamViet NamRepresentative List
Xoan singing of Phú Thọ province, Viet Nam Viet NamRepresentative List

2016

Practices related to the Viet beliefs in the Mother Goddesses of Three RealmsViet NamRepresentative List

2015

Tugging rituals and gamesCambodia – Philippines – Republic of Korea – Viet NamRepresentative List

2014

Ví and Giặm folk songs of Nghệ TĩnhViet NamRepresentative List

2013

Art of Đờn ca tài tử music and song in southern Viet NamViet NamRepresentative List

2012

Worship of Hùng kings in Phú ThọViet NamRepresentative List

2010

Gióng festival of Phù Ðông and Sóc templesViet NamRepresentative List

2009

Quan Họ Bắc Ninh folk songsViet NamRepresentative List

2008

Nha Nhac, Vietnamese court musicViet NamRepresentative List
Space of gong cultureViet NamRepresentative List

Yemen

2008

Song of Sana’aYemenRepresentative List

Zambia

2018

Mooba dance of the Lenje ethnic group of Central Province of ZambiaZambiaRepresentative List

2008

Gule WamkuluMalawi – Mozambique – ZambiaRepresentative List
Makishi masqueradeZambiaRepresentative List

Zimbabwe

2008

Mbende Jerusarema danceZimbabweRepresentative List
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