Saudi Arabia and the 2003 Convention

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Ratification of the Convention on

10 January 2008

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Listing of ICH

Almezmar, drumming and dancing with sticks

Almezmar, drumming and dancing with sticks (2014, RL)

On-going nomination(s)
  • 2023: Harees, traditional dish in countries of the Arabian Gulf (RL)

  • 2022: Alheda'a, oral traditions of calling camel flocks (RL)

  • 2022: Knowledge and practices related to cultivating Khawlani coffee beans (RL)

  • 2022: Date palm, knowledge, skills, traditions and practices (RL)

Backlog nomination(s)
  • 2018: Kiswat al-Kaaba, rituals and skills associated with covering the Holy Kaaba (RL)

  • 2014: Herfa multipurpose women cooperative (Art18)

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