01/08/2013 - 31/01/2014

The project supported the field inventorying of the following ICH elements organized by the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation to test the skills learnt during the community-based inventorying workshop. The teams mobilized to conduct the ICH inventorying made use of a template they developed during the community-based inventorying, which included identification of threats and challenges, transmission and customary practices, viability and safeguarding measures.
• Traditional archery held in the districts of Wangdi, Bumthang and Samtse.
• Nub Zhey traditional singing of the Bji and Saengkyi communities in Central Bhutan
• Traditional pottery practiced by the women of the Maengjibi and Gangzur villages in Lhuentse district