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

Traditional skills of crafting and playing Dotār

Traditional skills of crafting and playing Dotār (2019, RL)

On-going nomination(s)
  • 2021: National programme to safeguard the traditional art of calligraphy in Iran (Art18)

  • 2020: Crafting and playing the Oud (RL)

  • 2020: Ceremony of Mehrgan (RL)

  • 2020: Pilgrimage to the St. Thaddeus Apostle Monastery (RL)

  • 2020: Art of miniature (RL)

Backlog nomination(s)
  • 2021: Sadeh/Sada celebration (RL)

  • 2021: Art of crafting and playing Robāb/Rubāb/Rubob (RL)

  • 2021: Good safeguarding practices to improve hospitality services for Razavi Pilgrims, in order to promote mutual respect among differing communities and groups of people (Art18)

  • 2020: Yaldā (RL)

  • 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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Accredited NGOs located in this country

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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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