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Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity - Proclamations 2001, 2003 and 2005

Language: English
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A package of three DVD about the Proclamations of 2001, 2003 and 2005 of the Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity.
The proclamations marked a crucial step in UNESCO's strategy for the safeguarding of the intangible heritage of humanity, and resulted in a list of 90 outstanding examples of such heritage.
The films available on these DVDs can also be consulted by browsing the Inscriptions on the Urgent Safeguarding List of 2008 and 2009 on this platform.
The excerpt above is part of the 2003 Proclamation DVD

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Place/region: Worldwide
Series: Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of Humanity
Type: Ethnographic
Extract: 9 min. Total length:
Production and personalities:
Participant: Ricardo Prieto, Roland Glasser
Publisher: UNESCO
Coproducer/sponsor: UNESCO Intangible Heritage unit; Government of Japan
Published in:
Library catalogue (UNESDOC): 216120

Original: DVD
Location: F-H.129
UMVS reference: AUD-DIT/ISS/ARC/960
File No: 2008-011824-HQFS-CLTICH.MP4 (2001);2008-011821-HQFS-CLTICH.MP4 (2003);2008-022507-HQFS-CLTICH.MP4 (2005)
Rights holder: UNESCO