N°05920
Element Noken multifunctional knotted or woven bag, handcraft of the people of Papua (Indonesia)
Inscribed in 2012 (7.COM) on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding
Title as submitted EN: 2nd Verification Seminar (22nd February 2011) at Mariat Hotel, Sorong City, West Papua. Noken community members signed a statement giving them free, prior and informed consent to the nomination file, and declaring mutual respect and cooperation for safeguarding noken culture.