International Council on Monuments and Sites


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International Council on Monuments and Sites

(ICOMOS)
An international, nongovernmental, professional organization composed of 65 national committees and 14 International specialized committees for the study and conservation of historic buildings, districts and sites; founded in 1965; maintains a secretariat in Paris.
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The International Council on Monuments and Sites acts as adviser to Unesco on cultural world heritage sites.
The opening ceremony was attended by Abdulaziz bin Mohammed al-Rowas, Advisor to His Majesty the Sultan for Cultural Affairs, Head of the Branch of the International Council on Monuments and Sites in the Sultanate and a number of ministers and officials.
Governor of Jeddah Governorate Prince Misha'al bin Majed, who is also the Chairman of the Executive Committee of Historic Jeddah, met here today member of the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) Dr.
Muscat, February 22 (ONA) Sayyid Haitham bin Tariq al-Said, Minister of Heritage and Culture will patronize tomorrow "Monday" over the 2nd International Conference on Archaeological Parks and Sites, which will be hosted by the Sultanate, represented by the Office of the Advisor to His Majesty the Sultan for Cultural Affairs, Head of the Branch of the International Council on Monuments and Sites in the Sultanate.
Muscat, April 16 (ONA) The Sultanate together with the rest of the world's states marks the International Heritage Day that is determined by the International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS) which falls on April 18th every year.
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