Japan and the 2003 Convention

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Ratification of the Convention on

15 June 2004

 Read the Convention in: Japanese

Committee Member

2018-2022

Listing of ICH

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

Washoku, traditional dietary cultures of the Japanese, notably for the celebration of New Year (2013, RL)

On-going nomination(s)
  • 2020: Traditional skills, techniques and knowledge for the conservation and transmission of wooden architecture in Japan (RL)

Backlog nomination(s)
  • 2012: Restoration Techniques for Wooden Statues (RL)

  • 2010: Ayako Odori (RL)

  • 2010: Shodon Shibaya (RL)

  • 2010: Tarama no Honensai (RL)

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Mr Toshiyuki Kono
Faculty of Law Professor, Kyushu University

Mr Toshiyuki Kono Faculty of Law Professor, Kyushu University

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