International Symposium on ICH along the Maritime Silk Road

On 13 September 2018, experts of the Asia-Pacific region gathered to discuss maritime topics. Organized and hosted by ICHCAP and the National Research Institute of Maritime Cultural Heritage, the symposium, in two sessions, allowed an opportunity to discuss issues related...

Call for Participation: Tenth GICB International Competition

The International Competition for Gyeonggi International Ceramic Biennale (GICB) 2019 will begin the application process in October 2018. Tube by Torbjørn Kvasbø (Norway) who won the Grand Prize of the Gyeonggi International Ceramic ⓒ Korea Ceramic FoundationThe Korea Ceramic Foundation...

Call for Applications for the First Ethno Cambodia

Ethno Cambodia is a project of the Cambodian Living Arts, an NGO focusing on helping the youth and talented people to promote creativity and innovation in the arts sector and building cultural links with neighbors in the Greater Mekong region...

Thanaka: A Traditional Beauty Commodity in Myanmar

Lady with thanakha at a five-day market in Hsi Hseng , Shan State ⓒ Mg Chit Pan (Taunggyi) photography The cosmetic value of thanaka is nationally recognized in Myanmar. Extracted from trees, thanaka holds a high level of public trust...

Communities Connecting Heritage: From West Bengal to Washington

Cultural exchange promotes cultural diversity and contributes to cultural sustainability. This was the key learning from the Communities Connecting Heritage (CCH) program supported by the US Department of State and administered by World Learning. Learning Together for a Brighter Future...