UNESCO’s List of Intangible Cultural Heritage

Topics Covered:Important International institutions, agencies and fora, their structure, mandate. UNESCO’s List of Intangible Cultural Heritage What to study? For Prelims: About UNESCO List of Intangible Cultural Heritage, Indian entries in the list, about Reggae. For Mains: Significance of the list and the need for conservation.   Context: UNESCO has recognised the “Nuad” Thai massage …