During the event, experts and administrators delivered presentations to comprehensively assess the State's management efforts in protecting and promoting the values of intangible cultural heritage. 

At the event (Photo: baochinhphu.vn)

They identified tasks to continue safeguarding and enhancing the values of intangible cultural heritage. They also exchanged and shared experience in the work among different localities.

Currently, Vietnam has 1,881 People’s Artisans and Outstanding Artisans, as well as around 70,000 registered intangible cultural heritage elements, with nearly 500 of them being recognized as national intangible cultural heritage.

Translated by Chung Anh