PHOTO GALLERY : NEW INTANGIBLE HERITAGE INSCRIBED IN 2012
India’s Buddhist chanting, Ecuador’s straw hat weaving and Italy’s Cremonese violin craftsmanship are among 56 of the world’s living traditions being considered for designation as UNESCO Intangible Heritage during a meeting at the Organization’s Headquarters from 3 to 7 December.
Updating Intangible Cultural Heritage List in Need of Urgent Safeguarding:
Updating Register of Best Safeguarding Practices :
Updating Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
New inscriptions by country : Algeria, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bolivia (Plurinational State of), Brazil, Colombia, Croatia, Ecuador, France, Hungary, India, Islamic Republic of Iran, Italy, Japan, Morocco, Burkina Faso - Côté d'Ivoire - Mali, Oman, Republic of Korea, Romania, Spain, Turkey, United Arab Emirates - Austria - Belgium - Czech Republic - France - Hungary - Republic of Korea - Mongolia - Morocco - Qatar - Saudi Arabia - Spain - Syrian Arab Republic, United Arab Emirates - Oman, Venezuela, Viet Nam.