... and the 2003 Convention


    • Register of Best Safeguarding Practices

      • > Pending nomination(s)
        • 2014: Documenting, preserving, training and promoting the Egyptian intangible heritage of the art and crafts of Tally in Upper Egypt (Art18)


    • Listing of ICH

      • > 1 elements inscribed
      • > On-going nomination(s)
        • 2016: Tahteeb, stick game (RL)

      • > Pending nomination(s)
        • 2015: Egyptian traditional weaving industry (handloom silk weaving) (USL)

        • 2014: Documenting, preserving, training and promoting the Egyptian intangible heritage of the art and crafts of Tally in Upper Egypt (Art18)

        • 2014: Inventories of intangible culture in six cultural areas in Egypt (IAR+25)

        • 2014: Pottery (RL)


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Project

Strengthening national capacities for safeguarding intangible cultural heritage in eight countries in Africa and the Arab Region: assessing needs and developing project proposals

1 May 2014 – 1 January 1970
Amount (US$) 259,419.00
Benefitting country(ies): Comoros , Djibouti , Egypt , Madagascar , Palestine , Sudan , Yemen , South Sudan ,
The aim of this project funded by the Abu Dhabi Tourism and Culture Authority (ADTCA) is to lay a solid foundation to support eight countries in Afric... ›››
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Mr Ahmed Morsi
Director of the Egyptian Archives of Folk Traditions, Ministry of Culture

Mr Ahmed Morsi Director of the Egyptian Archives of Folk Traditions, Ministry of Culture