Croatia and the 2003 Convention

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307th Sinjska Alka

307th Sinjska Alka

5 August 2022

Sinjska Alka Knights Tournement was founded in 1715. It is being held continously for three centuries in accordance with strictly codified decree. Alka is chivalric ›››

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On Urgent Safeguarding List elements

Ojkanje singing



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Key references

Ratification of the Convention on

28 July 2005

 Read the Convention in: Croatian

Listing of ICH and Register

Art of dry stone walling, knowledge and techniques

Art of dry stone walling, knowledge and techniques (2018, RL)

On-going nomination(s)
  • 2023: Transhumance, the seasonal droving of livestock (RL)

  • 2022: Festivity of Saint Tryphon and the Kolo (chain dance) of Saint Tryphon, traditions of Croats from Boka Kotorska (Bay of Kotor) who live in the Republic of Croatia (RL)

  • 2022: Lipizzan horse breeding traditions (RL)

  • 2022: Tocatì, a shared programme for the safeguarding of traditional games and sports (Art18)

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Accredited NGOs located in this country