"The legal protection of the intangible cultural heritage. A comparative perspective."
09-2012/05-2013 Rome (Italy)
For the 10th anniversary of the Convention, Cueim and the Italian Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry Policies set up a research group, presided over by Gaetano Golinelli, professor emeritus at La Sapienza University of Rome, and coordinated by professor Pier Luigi Petrillo. The group is composed by experts of the following countries: Italy, Albania, Brasil, Burkina Faso, Japan, Spain, Republic of Korea, Mexico and Jordan.
The research will focus on the implementation of the measures for safeguarding at a national level the intangible cultural heritage, as defined by the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage.
The outcome of the research group will be a publication where will be compared the legal systems and the experiences on safeguarding the intangible cultural heritage in the different countries, ten years after the adoption of the Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage.
Concerned country(ies): Albania - Brazil - Burkina Faso - Republic of Korea - Spain - Italy - Japan - Jordan - Mexico