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"The Art of Dry-Stone Walling, knowledge and techniques” inscribed on UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage List

Date:

11/29/2018


The yearly meeting of the UNESCO Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage, which is taking place in Port Louis (Mauritius), has inscribed "The Art of Dry-Stone Walling, knowledge and techniques”, which was presented by Italy, Croatia, Cyprus, France, Slovenia, Spain and Switzerland, on UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage List. Italy counts 9 elements now.

 

The press release by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs:

https://www.esteri.it/mae/it/sala_stampa/archivionotizie/retediplomatica/arte-muretti-a-secco-patrimonio-culturale-immateriale-unesco.html

 

For more information :

https://www.politicheagricole.it/flex/cm/pages/ServeBLOB.php/L/IT/IDPagina/13317

https://en.unesco.org/news/intangible-heritage-nine-elements-inscribed-representative-list

 

The official candidacy short movie:


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