ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival in London

The ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival (ZEE JLF) comes to the British Library in London on 20 and 21 May 2017. Described as the ‘greatest literary show on Earth’, ZEE JLF was founded in 2008 to attract the world’s leading authors....

Call for Applications: The 2017 Cultural Partnership Initiative Program

ICHCAP’s Cultural Partnership Initiative (CPI) Program, a representative program among Korean cultural official development assistance programs, is offering five-month residency (July to November 2017) to four selected participants. The main objective of the program is to enhance international exchange in...

Google Meets ICH

In 2016, ICHCAP signed a partnership with the Google Cultural Institute to showcase Asia-Pacific ICH online. Considering the vastness of the region, the project began with an initiative to exhibit Pacific ICH first. Seven teams participated in the exhibition, which...

New ICH Project for Sustainable Development in South Asia

In the ICH field, it is commonly wondered how ICH safeguarding can contribute to the sustainable development of humanity. While ICH experts assert that ICH safeguarding can contribute to poverty alleviation, women empowerment, sustainable economic growth, and peaceful and inclusive...

Woven Sail of Lamotrek Atoll

For centuries, the people of the central Caroline Islands have relied heavily on their voyaging canoes as their primary means of transport. They made voyages to islands near and far to obtain food, tools, and other valuables. In some instances,...


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