Oman and the 2003 Convention

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Key references

Ratification of the Convention on

4 August 2005

Listing of ICH

Majlis, a cultural and social space

Majlis, a cultural and social space (2015, RL)

On-going nomination(s)
  • 2020: Omani khanjar, symbol of authenticity and national cultural identity (RL)

  • 2020: Camel racing, a social practice and a festive heritage associated with camels (RL)

  • 2019: Date palm, knowledge, skills, traditions and practices (RL)


Ministerial Decision regarding the organizational list of religious recital groups


Decree of the Sultan on the adoption of the UNESCO Convention of Safeguarding of the Intangible Heritage

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