En el texto de la Convención

  1. Artículo 3 : Relación con otros instrumentos internacionales

  2. Artículo 13 : Otras medidas de salvaguardia

The 2003 Convention, which is the first binding multilateral instrument for the safeguarding of the intangible cultural heritage, enriches and supplements existing international agreements, recommendations and resolutions concerning the cultural and natural heritage.

The main safeguarding measure proposed in the Convention is the drawing up of inventories. States Parties are also encouraged to adopt appropriate legal, technical, administrative and financial measures aimed at: