NCCA Holds 2018 Competitive Grants Program

The National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) holds a competitive grants program to continue fulfilling its mandate of preserving, developing and promoting of Philippine arts and culture by giving grants to arts and cultural projects. Encouraging artistic creation...

Shital Pati: A Traditional Handicraft of Bangladesh

Shital pati (literally “cool mat”) is an age-old traditional handicraft item of Bangladesh, which is sometimes used as alternative to bed sheets. For generations, people living in the Northeastern districts in the country, such as Sylhet, Moulvibazar, Habiganj, Sunamganj, Netrokona,...

Speaking of Culture from Below: Interview with Dr. Marc Jacobs

During the UNESCO Workshop on Strengthening National Capacities for Effective Implementation of 2003 Convention held from 10 to 13 July 2017 in Jeonju, South Korea, Mr. B.B.P. Hosmillo, ICHCAP’s Associate Expert, interviewed Dr. Marc Jacobs, a UNESCO facilitator and professor...


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