ICCROM-Sharjah works through the establishment of mutually beneficial partnerships with various institutions at national, regional and international levels.

Key Partners

-        Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organisation (ALECSO)

-        Arab Administrative Development Organisation of the League of Arab States (ARADO)

-        Arab Regional Centre for World Heritage (ARC-WH), Bahrain

-        American University of Sharjah, UAE

-        New York University of Abu Dhabi, UAE

-        Art Jameel Foundation

-        British Council, Cultural Protection Fund

-        Canadian Conservation Institute

-        University of Cambridge (Centre for Heritage Studies, McDonald-Institute for Archaeological Research)

-        Oxford University (Endangered Archaeology of the Middle East and North Africa (EAMENA) Project)

-        Getty Conservation Institute (GCI)

-        Global Heritage Fund (GHF)

-        International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS)

-        Interpol

-        Government of Sharjah

-        Ministry of Culture and Knowledge Development, UAE

-        Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, UAE

-        National Corporation for Antiquities and Museums (NCAM), Sudan

-        National Museum of Oman

-        Petra National Trust, Jordan

-        Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA), Switzerland

-        Sharjah Institute for Heritage

-        Sharjah Museums Authority, UAE

-        Société Marocaine d’Archéologie et du Patrimoine (SMAP), Morocoo

-        United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO)

-        University of Sharjah, UAE

-        Islamic World Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (ICESCO)

Benefits and Values for Partners

ICCROM’s strategic directions are guided by the benefits and added values brought to its partners:

-        As an organisation with a unique mandate, ICCROM has an established reputation and high quality of delivery in various fields of expertise for the conservation and management of cultural heritage.

-        As an intergovernmental organisation, ICCROM has a global outreach through its Member States, which enables it to act as a knowledge platform for local, national and regional policies, programmes and activities for heritage conservation and management.

-        As a catalyst and a think-tank in its fields of expertise, ICCROM promotes new and up-to-date approaches, thus contributing to the formulation of national and regional agendas in heritage conservation and management.

-        As a specialised organisation, ICCROM has at its disposal a large network of public agencies, educational and research institutions, urban local bodies, NGOs and civic society organisations working regionally and internationally in the field of cultural heritage conservation and management.

-        As a leading international organisation, ICCROM`s expertise contributes towards achieving the wellbeing of societies through cultural heritage.