http://www.unesco.org/culture/ich/en/state/Japan

Japan - Intangible Cultural Heritage

In brief...

  • Ratification: 15-06-2004
    Read the Convention in Japanese
  • Elements: 22 element(s) inscribed
  • National implementation
  • Contacts UNESCO:
    • UNESCO Office in Beijing
    • UNESCO headquarters (ICH Section): Scepi, Giovanni

Why safeguard intangible cultural heritage?

Mr Toshiyuki Kono Faculty of Law Professor, Kyushu University

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Last element inscribed

Representative List - 2014