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Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage

Date of TextAdopted on October 17, 2003 at Paris
Entry into force on April 20, 2006
Host Institution:United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
MembersContracting Parties/Signatories
 Treaty Actions
Subject MatterCopyright and Related Rights (Neighboring Rights), Other, Traditional Knowledge (TK)
Available Texts
Treaty Text
Arabic

اتفاقية بشأن حماية التراث الثقافي غير المادي (النص الأصلي) اتفاقية بشأن حماية التراث الثقافي غير المادي (النص الأصلي), Complete document (pdf) [124 KB]

Chinese

保护非物质文化遗产 公 约 (地道文本) 保护非物质文化遗产 公 约 (地道文本), Complete document (pdf) [175 KB]

English

Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage (Authentic text) Convention for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage (Authentic text), Complete document (pdf) [50 KB]

French

Convention pour la sauvegarde du patrimoine culturel immatériel (Texte authentique) Convention pour la sauvegarde du patrimoine culturel immatériel (Texte authentique), Complete document (pdf) [52 KB]

Russian

Международная Конвенция об Охране Нематериального Культурного Наследия (Подлинный текст) Международная Конвенция об Охране Нематериального Культурного Наследия (Подлинный текст), Complete document (pdf) [155 KB]

Spanish

Convención para la Salvaguardia del Patrimonio Cultural Inmaterial (Texto auténtico) Convención para la Salvaguardia del Patrimonio Cultural Inmaterial (Texto auténtico), Complete document (pdf) [47 KB]

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