Iran (Islamic Republic of) and the 2003 Convention

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Periodic reporting

On Urgent Safeguarding List elements

Naqqāli, Iranian dramatic story-telling

2011

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Traditional skills of building and sailing Iranian Lenj boats in the Persian Gulf

2011

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Key references

Ratification of the Convention on

23 March 2006

 Read the Convention in: Persian

Listing of ICH

Qālišuyān rituals of Mašhad-e Ardehāl in Kāšān

Qālišuyān rituals of Mašhad-e Ardehāl in Kāšān (2012, RL)

On-going nomination(s)
  • 2017: Chogān, a horse-riding game accompanied by music and storytelling (RL)

  • 2017: Art of crafting and playing with Kamantcheh/Kamancha, a bowed string musical instrument (RL)

Backlog nomination(s)
  • 2012: Traditional knowledge of cooking bread among Iranian ethnic groups (RL)

  • 2012: Traditional knowledge of ethnic Iranian agriculture (RL)

  • 2012: Kalaqe'i printing on Iranian section of the Silk Road (RL)

  • 2012: Turquoise carving (RL)

  • 2012: Navigation skills on Iranian section of the Silk Road (RL)

  • 2012: Sericulture and silk craftsmanship of Iran (zaavin) (RL)

  • 2012: Traditional skill of clothing among Iranian ethnic group (RL)

  • 2012: Traditional knowledge of ethnic Iranian architecture (RL)

  • 2011: Marriage rituals among the Iranian ethnic groups (RL)

  • 2010: Kheime Shab Bazi in Iran (RL)

Interviews

Mr Yadollah PARMOUN<br />
Director Iranian Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts & Tourism Organization (ICHHTO)

Mr Yadollah PARMOUN
Director Iranian Cultural Heritage, Handicrafts & Tourism Organization (ICHHTO)

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Legislation

Law on establishing the Iranian Cultural Heritage Organization (ICHO)

1986

Convention concerning the Protection of the World Cultural and Natural Heritage

1974

National Heritage Protection Act

1930
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