Nomination files for inscription in 2011 on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding (item 8 on the agenda)

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Below are the nominations to be evaluated by the Committee for possible inscription in 2011 on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding, in accordance with the procedures established in the Operational Directives for the implementation of the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

Each nomination includes (i) a nomination form ICH-01 with the narrative elements of the nomination file, (ii) a demonstration of consent from the communities concerned, (iii) ten photos and (iv) a short video.

The recommendations of the Consultative Body for the inscription on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding in 2011 are available in document ITH/11/6.COM/CONF.206/8 (English|French).

Files (23)
Country:
8.1 - 8.2 - 8.3 - 8.4 - 8.5 - 8.6 - 8.7 - 8.8 - 8.9 - 8.10 - 8.11 - 8.12 - 8.13 - 8.14 - 8.15 - 8.16 - 8.17 - 8.18 - 8.19 - 8.20 - 8.21 - 8.22 - 8.23
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8.1 
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Armenia

EN: Ashoogh love romance: performance, music and text of the Armenian bard tradition

FR: L’épopée lyrique des achoughs : pratiques, musiques et textes de la tradition des bardes arméniens

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 529

Note: not inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French13 May 2011
Consent of communities:English/Armenian18 Apr 2011
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Video featuring "Sayat-Nova" Ashoogh song's Ensemble’ (10:22):Armenian18 Apr 2011
Draft decision 6.COM 8.1:English|French
8.2 
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Armenia

EN: Vardavar, Armenian summertime water festival

FR: Vardavar, fête arménienne de l’eau

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 528

Note: not inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French19 Apr 2011
Consent of communities:English/Armenian 18 Apr 2011
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Video featuring fragments from Vardavar’ (08:04):Armenian13 May 2011
Draft decision 6.COM 8.2:English|French
8.3 
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Brazil

EN: Yaokwa, the Enawene Nawe people's ritual for the maintenance of social and cosmic order

FR: Le Yaokwa, rituel du peuple Enawene Nawe pour le maintien de l’ordre social et cosmique

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 521

Note: inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French25 Feb 2011
Consent of communities:English|Portuguese 2 Apr 2010
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Yaokwa’ (09:56):Portuguese (subtitled in English) 2 Apr 2010
Draft decision 6.COM 8.3:English|French
8.4 
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Cambodia

EN: Long-necked lute and epic singing in Cambodia

FR: Le chant épique accompagné du luth chapey au Cambodge

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 519

Note: not inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French 7 Apr 2011
Consent of communities:English20 May 2011
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Chapey Dang Veng performance of Cambodia’ (09:44):Cambodian 1 Feb 2011
Draft decision 6.COM 8.4:English|French
8.5 
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Central African Republic

EN: Traditional Ango-Broto fanfare in Ouaka Prefecture

FR: La fanfare traditionnelle Ango-Broto dans la Préfecture de la Ouaka

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 492

Note: not inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French30 May 2011
Consent of communities:French30 May 2011
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Fanfare traditionnelle Ango Broto’ (10:56):French10 May 2011
Draft decision 6.COM 8.5:English|French
8.6 
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China

EN: Hezhen Yimakan storytelling

FR: Le Yimakan, les récits oraux des Hezhen

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 530

Note: inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French21 Feb 2011
Consent of communities:English/Chinese31 Mar 2010
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘The Hezhen Yimakan Storytelling’ (08:47):English31 Mar 2010
Draft decision 6.COM 8.6:English|French
8.7 
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Guatemala

EN: Paach ceremony

FR: La cérémonie de la Paach

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 516

Note: not inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French16 Feb 2011
Consent of communities:English|Spanish 5 Jan 2011
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Ceremonial Video of 'La Paach'’ (09:59):English21 Mar 2011
Draft decision 6.COM 8.7:English|French
8.8 
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Indonesia

EN: Saman dance

FR: La danse Saman

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 509

Note: inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French10 Jan 2011
Consent of communities:English/Indonesian30 Mar 2010
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Saman Dance’ (10:00):English30 Mar 2010
Draft decision 6.COM 8.8:English|French
8.9 
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Iran (Islamic Republic of)

EN: Naqqāli, Iranian dramatic story-telling

FR: Le Naqqāli, narration dramatique iranienne

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 535

Note: inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French 4 Apr 2011
Consent of communities:English/Persian29 Mar 2010
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Naqaali Iranian Dramatic Story-telling’ (09:38):English29 Mar 2010
Draft decision 6.COM 8.9:English|French
8.10 
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Iran (Islamic Republic of)

EN: Traditional skills of building and sailing Iranian Lenj boats in the Persian Gulf

FR: Les compétences traditionnelles de construction et de navigation des bateaux iraniens Lenj dans le golfe Persique

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 534

Note: inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French28 Mar 2011
Consent of communities:English/Persian28 Apr 2011
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Traditional skills of building and sailing Iranian Lenj boats in the Persian Gulf’ (10:00):English29 Apr 2011
Draft decision 6.COM 8.10:English|French
8.11 
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Kenya

EN: Enkipaata, Eunoto and Olngesherr: three male rites of passage of the Maasai community

FR: Enkipaata, Eunoto et Olngesherr : trois rites de passage masculins de la communauté masaï

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 523

Note: Withdrawn at the request of submitting State

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French 8 Mar 2011
Consent of communities - film:English 7 Apr 2010
Consent of communities:English 7 Apr 2010
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘The Rich heritage of the Maasai’ (08:48):English 7 Apr 2010
Draft decision 6.COM 8.11:English|French
8.12 
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Mali

EN: Secret society of the Kôrêdugaw, the rite of wisdom in Mali

FR: La société secrète des Kôrêdugaw, rite de sagesse du Mali

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 520

Note: inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French21 Mar 2011
Consent of communities:French31 Mar 2010
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘La société secrète des Korèdowgaw, rite de sagesse du Mali’ (09:31):French 1 Mar 2011
Draft decision 6.COM 8.12:English|French
8.13 
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Mauritania

EN: Moorish epic T’heydinn

FR: L’épopée maure T’heydinne

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 524

Note: inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French12 Apr 2011
Consent of communities:French26 Mar 2010
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘T'heydinne’ (10:33):Arabic (subtitled in French)26 Mar 2010
Draft decision 6.COM 8.13:English|French
8.14 
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Mongolia

EN: Coaxing ritual for camel calves

FR: Le rituel pour amadouer les chamelons

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 548

Note: Withdrawn at the request of submitting State

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French15 Apr 2011
Consent of communities:English/Mongolian 27 May 2011
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘The Mongolian Traditional Coaxing Rituals for Baby Animals: Special case of the Baby Camels (calves)’ (09:50):English31 Mar 2010
Draft decision 6.COM 8.14:English|French
8.15 
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Mongolia

EN: Folk long song performance technique of Limbe performances - circular breathing

FR: La technique d’interprétation du chant long des joueurs de flûte limbe – la respiration circulaire

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 543

Note: inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French11 Mar 2011
Consent of communities:English/Mongolian26 Mar 2010
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Circular Breathing Performance of the Limbe’ (10:02):English31 Mar 2010
Draft decision 6.COM 8.15:English|French
8.16 
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Mongolia

EN: Mongolian calligraphy

FR: La calligraphie mongole

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 545

Note: Withdrawn at the request of submitting State

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French13 Apr 2011
Consent of communities:English/Mongolian19 Apr 2011
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Mongolian calligraphy’ (10:00):English30 Mar 2011
Draft decision 6.COM 8.16:English|French
8.17 
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Mongolia

EN: Mongolian traditional Cham dance

FR: La danse traditionnelle Tsam de Mongolie

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 542

Note: Withdrawn at the request of submitting State

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French13 Apr 2011
Consent of communities:English/Mongolian26 Mar 2010
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Mongolian Traditional Cham Dance’ (10:13):English31 Mar 2010
Draft decision 6.COM 8.17:English|French
8.18 
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Mongolia

EN: Mongolian traditional practices of the worshipping of sacred sites

FR: Les pratiques traditionnelles mongoles de vénération de sites sacrés

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 544

Note: Withdrawn at the request of submitting State

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French 8 Feb 2011
Consent of communities:English/Mongolian26 Mar 2010
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Mongolian traditional practices for the worshipping of sacred sites’ (10:16):English31 Mar 2010
Draft decision 6.COM 8.18:English|French
8.19 
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Mongolia

EN: Performance of the Mongolian epic of Jangar

FR: Le chant de l’épopée mongole de Jangar

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 541

Note: Withdrawn at the request of submitting State

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French13 Apr 2011
Consent of communities:English|Mongolian26 Mar 2010
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Mongol Jangar’ (10:02):English|Mongolian31 Mar 2010
Draft decision 6.COM 8.19:English|French
8.20 
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Peru

EN: Eshuva, Harákmbut sung prayers of Peru’s Huachipaire people

FR: Eshuva, prières chantées en Harákmbut des Huachipaire du Pérou

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 531

Note: inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French16 Feb 2011
Consent of communities:English/Spanish30 Mar 2010
Consent of communities - Material (arrow):English30 Mar 2010
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Eshuva songs’ (07:39):Spanish30 Mar 2010
Draft decision 6.COM 8.20:English|French
8.21 
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United Arab Emirates

EN: Al Sadu, traditional weaving skills in the United Arab Emirates

FR: Al Sadu, tissage traditionnel dans les Émirats arabes unis

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 517

Note: inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French 7 Feb 2011
Consent of communities:English/Arabic 7 Feb 2011
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Al Sadu: traditional weaving skills in the UAE’ (10:06):English 7 Feb 2011
Draft decision 6.COM 8.21:English|French
8.22 
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United Arab Emirates

EN: Children's traditional games in the United Arab Emirates

FR: Les jeux traditionnels pour enfants des Émirats arabes unis

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 518

Note: not inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French14 Feb 2011
Consent of communities:English/Arabic14 Feb 2011
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Urgent Safeguarding of 11 Children's Traditional Games in the United Arab Emirates’ (09:51):English14 Feb 2011
Draft decision 6.COM 8.22:English|French
8.23 
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Viet Nam

EN: Xoan singing of Phú Thọ Province, Viet Nam

FR: Le chant Xoan de la Province de Phú Thọ (Viet Nam)

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 538

Note: inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French13 Apr 2011
Consent of communities:English/Vietnamese29 Mar 2010
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Xoan singing – the Cultural Heritage of Phú Thọ province, Vietnam’ (09:59):English29 Mar 2010
Draft decision 6.COM 8.23:English|French