Overview of 13th session of the IGC for the Safeguarding of ICH

The thirteenth session of the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage (13.COM) will take place at the Swami Vivekananda International Convention Centre in Port Louis, Republic of Mauritius, from 26 November to 1 December 2018. During...

Call for Submissions for World Folk Film Contest

The National Folk Museum of Korea (NFMK) is holding the 2nd World Folk Film Contest to promote traditional folk culture conservation and creative ways in its transmission. Submissions are open from 10 September to 18 December. Korean applicants can enter...

Loy Krathong Festival of Thailand

Loy Krathong Festival is a yearly event in Thailand on the full moon night of the twelfth lunar month, usually in November. This festival has a long history dating back to the Sukhothai era and continuously maintains its popularity in...