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NHK videos in High-Definition on intangible cultural heritage

Resources

Other NHK videos on Cultural Heritage

More than 500 cultural or natural sites (World Heritage Convention) were shot in the framework of this partnership

The public broadcaster of Japan, Nippon Hoso Kyokai (NHK), and UNESCO cooperate since 2003 to develop an on-line database of high-definition images on cultural heritage.

After an initial series of shooting of world heritage sites, this database now also features intangible cultural heritage. The videos, initially produced in Japanese, are adapted by UNESCO in English and French for an on-line access.

Belgium - China - Cuba - Dominican Republic - Italy - Jamaica - Jordan - Mexico - Morocco - Spain - Vanuatu
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Carnival of Binche

Belgium

Inscribed in 2008 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity (see the file)

Série 59 / Élément 00033

English | French
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Chinese paper-cut

China

Inscribed in 2009 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity (see the file)

English | French
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Craftsmanship of Nanjing Yunjin brocade

China

Inscribed in 2009 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity (see the file)

English | French
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Grand song of the Dong ethnic group

China

Inscribed in 2009 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity (see the file)

English | French
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La Tumba Francesa

Cuba

Inscribed in 2008 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity (see the file)

English | French | Spanish
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Cultural space of the Brotherhood of the Holy Spirit of the Congos of Villa Mella

Dominican Republic

Inscribed in 2008 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity (see the file)

English | French | Spanish
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Canto a tenore, Sardinian pastoral songs

Italy

Inscribed in 2008 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity (see the file)

English | French
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Maroon heritage of Moore Town

Jamaica

Inscribed in 2008 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity (see the file)

English | French
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Cultural space of the Bedu in Petra and Wadi Rum

Jordan

Inscribed in 2008 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity (see the file)

English | French
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Ritual ceremony of the Voladores

Mexico

Inscribed in 2009 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity (see the file)

English | French | Spanish
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Cultural space of Jemaa el-Fna Square

Morocco

Inscribed in 2008 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity (see the file)

English | French
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Whistled language of the island of La Gomera (Canary Islands), the Silbo Gomero

Spain

Inscribed in 2009 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity (see the file)

English | French | Spanish
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Vanuatu sand drawings

Vanuatu

Inscribed in 2008 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity (see the file)

English | French