What We Do

Information Sharing

ICHCAP aims to promote intangible cultural heritage (ICH) safeguarding activities of individuals, communities, organizations, institutions, and countries through management and effective sharing of information and cultural data focusing on ICH....

Network Building

Our Centre establishes networks among communities, groups, and individuals to help transmit and share intangible cultural heritage. This initiative strengthens cooperative networks among NGOs, research institutes, and government organizations regionally...

Raising Awareness

Promoting the value of intangible cultural heritage (ICH) and raising public awareness about cultural assets, domains of knowledge, and practices relevant to ICH safeguarding shape conducive conditions for the protection...


RECENT NEWS

A high-level working meeting between ICHCAP and the Korea-Central Asia Cooperation Forum Secretariat

A high-level working meeting between ICHCAP and the Korea-Central Asia Cooperation Forum Secretariat (KCACFS)was held on 13 November in the meeting room of KF in Seoul. Gi-Hyung Keum, the Director-General...

유네스코 아태무형유산센터, 한-중앙아 협력포럼 사무국 간 고위급 실무회의 개최

지난 11월 13일 서울 을지로에 소재한 KF 미래에셋 센터원 회의실에서, 실크로드 무형유산 네트워크 구축사업 관련 유네스코 아태무형유산센터와 한-중앙아 협력포럼 사무국 간 고위급 실무회의가 개최되었다. 이 자리에는 센터측에서 금기형 사무총장과 박성용...

ICHCAP’s 2021 Work Plan Confirmed

The 2020 Governing Board Meeting of ICHCAP took place 20 November 2020 at the Daejeon Convention Center, Republic of Korea, under quarantine control. The meeting was attended by eight Governing...

Master Shajarian

Introduction A voice that revived traditional Persian music and played a role like ferdowsi (a poet who preserved the Persian language for 900 years) in literature for the music world....

2020 ICH NGO Conference: Grounds for Solidarity among NGOs Worldwide

On 12 and 13 November 2020, ICHCAP and the ICH NGO Forum virtually held the 2020 ICH NGO Conference. The fifteen participants, including eleven selected presenters from ten countries around...

Resilient Communities of Kathmandu Valley

Residents of Kathmandu Valley, for the first time, saw temples being closed and even barred from entering the sites due to Covid-19. Most of the festivals were cancelled, which didn't...


Related Sites

ICH Courier

ICHCAP publishes the ICH Courier as a specialized magazine in the field of ICH to provide news and information related to intangible cultural heritage in the Asia-Pacific region. The recent volumes can be viewed and downloaded online ICH Courier website.

e-Knowledge Center

ICHCAP has uploaded some of its project outcomes on our e-Knowledge Center website. Here, you can find multimedia materials and electronic versions of many ICHCAP publications.


COOPERATIVE PARTNERS

National Intangible Heritage Center

National Intangible Heritage Center

CRIHAP, Category 2 Center

CRIHAP, Category 2 Center

IRCI, Category 2 Center

IRCI, Category 2 Center

Regional Research Centre for Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage in West and Central Asia

Regional Research Centre for Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage in West and Central Asia

Korean National Commission for UNESCO

Korean National Commission for UNESCO

UNESCO

UNESCO

Centro Regional para la Salvaguardia del Patrimonio Cultural Inmaterial de América Latina

Centro Regional para la Salvaguardia del Patrimonio Cultural Inmaterial de América Latina