Date palm, knowledge, skills, traditions and practices
(Bahrain - Egypt - Iraq - Jordan - Kuwait - Mauritania - Morocco - Oman - Palestine - Saudi Arabia - Sudan - Tunisia - United Arab Emirates - Yemen)
- Inscribed in 2019 (14.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Title EN: Yemen - Trimming the palm trees is one of the key processes that farmers implement. This process includes removing dry branches and provide nutrition and water for the other branches. In this photo, the worker is shown climbing the palm tree using a rope belt (Al Habool).