ICHCAP Staff

ICHCAP

Secretariat

Office of the Director-General
Gi Hyung Keum, Director-General
  • Oversees the operation of ICHCAP's four offices
    Office of Strategic Development, Office of
    Planning and Management, Office of Information and
    Research, and Office of Cooperation and Networking
  • Participates as a non-voting member of ICHCAP's Governing Board
  • Takes part in ICHCAP's Executive Committee
+82 063 230 9701 ghkeum@
Office of Strategic Development
Seong-Yong Park, Assistant Director General of ICHCAP and Director, Office of Strategic Development
  • Oversees the daily operation of
    the Office of Strategic Development
+82 063 230 9703 sypark@
Programme Development Team (TFT)
Deok-soon Kim, Section Chief
  • Directing Programme Development Team
+82 063 230 9710 1969kds@
Min Jung Kim, Programme Specialist
  • ICH Courier publishing
  • Northeast Asia ICH Cooperation Project
+82 063 230 9711 mjkim@
Communication Team (TFT)
Michael Peterson, Section Chief
  • Directing Communication Team
  • Managing SNS
  • English Copy Editing
+82 063 230 9713 michael@
Yunsuk Jang, Assistant Programme Specialist
  • Silkroad ICH collaborative project
  • Living Heritage Series Publication
  • Publishing ICH Plus (ICHCAP's e-newsletter)
+82 063 230 9712 fh16yj@
Office of Planning and Management
Boyoung Cha, Director
  • Oversees the daily operation of the Office of Planning and Management
+82 063 230 9720 by.cha@
Pilyoung Park, Programme Specialist
  • Human resources management
  • UNESCO and Member States cooperation
  • Governing board meeting
  • Staff training
+82 063 230 9721 pypark@
Soyoung Min, Programme Specialist
  • Accounting and salary management
  • Advisory meeting and C2C cooperation
  • Information disclosure
  • Anti-corruption and general affairs
+82 063 230 9722 soyoung@
Jina Choi, Consultant
  • Staff duty management
  • Executive committee meeting
  • Regulation and bylaws management
  • Office property management
+82 063 230 9702 jachoi@
JungSeon Lim, Programme Specialist
  • Maternity Leave
jslim@
Office of Information and Research
Sun-Bok Choi, Director
  • Oversees the daily operation of the Office of Information and Research
+82 063 230 9730 csb0407@
Min Yung Jung, Programme Specialist
  • ICH Information Sharing Platform Project
  • ICH Video Production Project
  • ICH & ICT Project
  • Publishing ICH & Society Series
+82 063 230 9731 minyoung@
Sangmook Park, Programme Specialist
  • Building ICH Information-Sharing Platform System
  • Conducting Preliminary Research on Building ICH Information-Sharing Platform
  • Supervising External Cooperation
+82 063 230 9732 mook@
Jinhee Oh, Assistant Programme Specialist
  • Supporting Digitization of ICH-related Analogue Materials
  • Supporting ICH Events & Festivals
  • Publishing ICH Books and Series
+82 063 230 9734 ojh@
Jae-wang Kim, Assistant Programme Specialist
  • Strengthening ICT-based ICH Information
  • Managing ICHCAP website
+82 063 230 9736 tm595@
Office of Cooperation and Networking
Weonmo Park, Director
  • Oversees the daily operation of
    the Office of Cooperation and Networking
+82 063 230 9740 pweonmo@
Milee Choi, Programme Specialist
  • Primary/secondary education network
  • Network to integrate ICH in TVET
  • World forum for ICH
+82 063 230 9741 milee.choi@
Minji Kim, Programme Specialist
  • Maritime ICH networks
  • Implementing ORF for the Convention
  • Asia-Pacific ICH NGO conference
+82 063 230 9742 orangeminji@
Boram Kim, Assistant Programme Specialist
  • Higher education network(APHEN-ICH)
  • ICH network in Northeast Asia
  • ICH network in the Pacific
+82 063 230 9743 boram@
Jinyoung Seo, Assistant Programme Specialist
  • UNESCO capacity-building workshops
  • Community Exchange of Tug-of-War
  • Asia media exchange program
+82 063 230 9744 jseo0420@
Minkyoung Yun, Project Consultant
  • World Forum for ICH
  • Assisting higher education network
  • Assisting primary·secondary edu. network
  • Assisting network to integrate ICH in TVET
+82 063 230 9746 mkyun@
Haeree Shim, Project Consultant
  • Implementing ORF for the Convention
  • Asia-Pacific ICH NGO conference
  • ICH Associate Expert Program
+82 063 230 9745 hrshim@
Bernidick Bryan Hosmillo, International Intern
  • Assisting Office Projects
+82 063 230 9747 bryhos@

Governing Board

Board Members

The governing board meets at an annual governing board meeting and occasionally through extra-ordinary sessions to accomplish the following:

  • approve our long-term and medium-term programs
  • approve our annual work plan and budget
  • examine our annual reports
  • issue rules and regulations and determine our financial, administrative, and personnel management procedures
  • decide on regional and international organizations’ participation in our work
Jae-suk Chung
Administrator, Cultural Heritage Administration, Republic of Korea
Himalchuli Gurung
Programme Specialist for Culture, UNESCO Beijing Office
Ki Suk Ko
Director General, Heritage Promotion Bureau, Cultural Heritage Administration, Republic of Korea
Eun Ji Seo
Director General, Cultural Affairs Bureau of Ministry of Foreign Affair, Republic of Korea
Keiji Matsumura
President, National Institute for Cultural Heritage, Japan
Ling Zhang
Director, Bureau for External Cultural Relations, Ministry of Culture, China
Kwangho Kim
Secretary-General, Korean National Commission for UNESCO, Republic of Korea
Gi Hyung Keum
Director-General, ICHCAP, Republic of Korea
Mun-seok Kim(Auditor)
Certified Public Accountant, Nexia Samduk Corporation, Republic of Korea

Executive Committee

Committee Members
Ki Suk Ko
Director General, Heritage Promotion Bureau, Cultural Heritage Administration
Eun Ji Seo
Director General, Cultural Affairs Bureau, Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Yeon-soo Kim
Director-General, National Intangible Heritage Center
Ok-sub Jin
President, Korea Cultural Heritage Foundation
Yeon-ho Seo
Chairperson, Korea Intangible Cultural Heritage Committee
Gi Hyung Keum
Director-General, ICHCAP