N°08476
Element Empaako tradition of the Batooro, Banyoro, Batuku, Batagwenda and Banyabindi of western Uganda (Uganda)
Inscribed in 2013 (8.COM) on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding
Title as submitted EN: People planting a banana during Empaako naming ceremony in Kyarusozi, Kyenjojo District. This symbolises common obligation to guarantee subsistence and food security in the community.