Oman and the 2003 Convention

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Key references

Ratification of the Convention on

4 August 2005

Listing of ICH

Date palm, knowledge, skills, traditions and practices

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

On-going nomination(s)
  • 2021: Heda’a Al Ebel, oral tradition of calling camel flocks (RL)

  • 2021: Arabic calligraphy, knowledge, skills and practices (RL)

  • 2021: Harees, traditional dish in countries of the Arabian Gulf (RL)

  • 2020: Khanjar, knowledge of cultural and social practices (RL)

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