Nomination files for inscription in 2013 on the List of Intangible Cultural Heritage in Need of Urgent Safeguarding (item 7.a on the agenda)

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Below are the nominations to be examined by the Committee for possible inscription in 2013 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 2012 are available in document ITH/13/8.COM/7.a (English|French).

Files (12)
Country:
7.a.1 - 7.a.2 - 7.a.3 - 7.a.4 - 7.a.5 - 7.a.6 - 7.a.7 - 7.a.8 - 7.a.9 - 7.a.10 - 7.a.11 - 7.a.12
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State(s)Title as submittedDocuments
7.a.1 
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Azerbaijan

EN: Chovqan, a traditional Karabakh horse-riding game in the Republic of Azerbaijan

FR: Le tchovgan, jeu équestre traditionnel pratiqué à dos de chevaux karabakhs en République d'Azerbaïdjan

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 905

Note: inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French21 Mar 2013
Consent of communities:English/Azerbaijani19 Mar 2013
ICH inventory:English/Azerbaijani19 Mar 2013
ICH inventory - online resources:snapshot - inventory28 Mar 2013
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Chovqan’ (09:14):Azerbaijani (subtitles in English) 2 Dec 2013
Draft decision 8.COM 7.a.1:English|French
7.a.2 
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Botswana

EN: Seperu folk dance, associated traditions and practices of the Basubiya community in Botswana’s Chobe District

FR: Le seperu, danse populaire de la communauté basubiya du district de Chobe au Botswana, et les traditions et pratiques associées

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 902

Note: Not inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French28 Mar 2013
Consent of communities:English/Tswana11 Apr 2012
ICH inventory:English11 Apr 2012
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Seperu folk dance, associated traditions and practices of the Basubiya community in the Chobe district’ (10:01):English/Sesubiya 11 Apr 2012
Draft decision 8.COM 7.a.2:English|French
7.a.3 
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Botswana

EN: Traditional folk music of Bakgatla ba Kgafela

FR: La musique populaire traditionnelle des Bakgatla ba Kgafela

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 752

Note: Not inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French28 Mar 2013
Consent of communities:English/Setchwana 8 Jan 2013
ICH inventory:English 4 Apr 2011
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Traditional folk music of Bakgatla ba kgafela’ (10:00):Setswana11 Apr 2011
Draft decision 8.COM 7.a.3:English|French
7.a.4 
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Côte d'Ivoire

EN: Gbofe of Afounkaha, the music of the transverse trumps of the Tagbana community

FR: Le gbofe d’Afounkaha, la musique des trompes traversières de la communauté tagbana

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 565

Note: Withdrawn at the request of submitting State (03/12/2013)

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French 1 Mar 2013
Consent of communities:French31 Jan 2013
ICH inventory:French31 Jan 2013
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Le Gbofé d'Afounkaha, la musique des trompes traversières de la communauté tagbana’ (10:00):French31 Jan 2013
Draft decision 8.COM 7.a.4:English|French
7.a.5 
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Guatemala

EN: Paach ceremony

FR: La cérémonie de la Paach

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 863

Note: inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French15 Feb 2013
Consent of communities:English/Spanish15 Feb 2013
ICH inventory:English/Spanish15 Feb 2013
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Ceremonial video of "La Paach" ’ (10:00):English 4 May 2012
Draft decision 8.COM 7.a.5:English|French
7.a.6 
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Indonesia

EN: Tenun Ikat Sumba weaving of Indonesia

FR: Le tissage indonésien tenun ikat sumba

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 868

Note: Not inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French14 Jan 2013
Consent of communities:English/Indonesian14 Jan 2013
ICH inventory:Indonesian17 Jan 2013
ICH inventory - online resources:snapshot - element17 Feb 2013
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Tenun Ikat Sumba: Weaving of Indonesia’ (10:00):English17 Jan 2013
Draft decision 8.COM 7.a.6:English|French
7.a.7 
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Kenya

EN: Enkipaata, Eunoto and Olng'esherr: three male rites of passage of the Maasai community

FR: Enkipaata, Eunoto et Olng’esherr : trois rites de passage masculins de la communauté masaï

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 887

Note: Not inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French14 Jan 2013
Consent of communities - video:Kiswahili/English22 Jan 2013
Consent of communities:English/Kiswahili22 Jan 2013
ICH inventory:English30 Mar 2012
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘The rich heritage of the Maasai’ (09:48):English 2 May 2012
Draft decision 8.COM 7.a.7:English|French
7.a.8 
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Mexico

EN: Pilgrimage to Wirikuta

FR: Le pèlerinage à Wirikuta

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 862

Note: Not inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French 7 Feb 2013
Consent of communities:English/Spanish30 Mar 2012
Consent of communities - Response from Mexico (Wixárika Union of Ceremonial Centers of Jalisco, Durango and Nayarit, A.C.) to correspondence from Conservación Humana A.C. Mexico and additional consent of communities:English/Spanish22 Mar 2013
ICH inventory - online resources:snapshot - inventory - element19 Feb 2013
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Peregrinación a Wirikuta’ (10:01):Spanish (English subtitles)30 Mar 2012
Draft decision 8.COM 7.a.8:English|French
7.a.9 
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Mongolia

EN: Mongolian calligraphy

FR: La calligraphie mongole

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 873

Note: Inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French 8 Feb 2013
Consent of communities:English/Mongolian 8 Feb 2013
ICH inventory:English/Mongolian 8 Feb 2013
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Mongolian calligraphy’ (10:00):English30 Mar 2011
Draft decision 8.COM 7.a.9:English|French
7.a.10 
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Nicaragua

EN: Traditions and oral expressions of the Rama people

FR: Les traditions et expressions orales du peuple rama

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 777

Note: Withdrawn at the request of submitting State (07/11/2013)

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French 3 Apr 2013
Consent of communities:Spanish/French 8 Feb 2013
ICH inventory - online resources:snapshot - Inventory12 Apr 2013
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Le Rama monde’ (09:36):Spanish (French subtitles)21 Feb 2013
Draft decision 8.COM 7.a.10:English|French
7.a.11 
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The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

EN: Glasoechko, male two-part singing in Dolni Polog

FR: Le glasoechko, chant d’hommes à deux voix du bas Polog

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 737

Note: Not inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French21 Mar 2013
Consent of communities:English/Macedonian 31 Mar 2011
ICH inventory:English/Macedonian21 Mar 2013
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘The Glasoechko-two part male singing of Dolni Polog’ (08:50):English 1 Apr 2011
Draft decision 8.COM 7.a.11:English|French
7.a.12 
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Uganda

EN: Empaako tradition of the Batooro, Banyoro, Batuku, Batagwenda and Banyabindi of western Uganda

FR: La tradition de l’empaako des Batooro, Banyoro, Batuku, Batagwenda et Banyabindi de l’ouest de l’Ouganda

Urgent Safeguarding List

File reference: 904

Note: Inscribed

Nomination form ICH-01:English|French 7 Feb 2013
Consent of communities:English 9 May 2012
ICH inventory - online resources:inventory - element - snapshot10 Jul 2013
Mandatory photographs:Slideshow
Film ‘Empaako Tradition’ (09:50):English 7 Feb 2013
Draft decision 8.COM 7.a.12:English|French