Producing Video Contents on ICH in the Asia-Pacific Region


To raise awareness and visibility of ICH and to strengthen the stakeholders’ capacity by developing and disseminating educational contents through video documentation


UNESCO Strategic Objectives (C/5) ROK-UNESCO Agreement (Article 6.2) SDGs 2030
SO 7 SO 8 SO 9 1 2 3 4 4, 17

Projects and Activities

Asia-Pacific ICH Video Documentation: Southeast Asia (Group 2, 2018-2019)1.


3 States in Southeast Asia (Malaysia, Indonesia, and Thailand)

Major Activities

  • Hold working-level meetings (once in each country)
  • Create video production teams and select target elements for shooting and editing (10 target elements in each country)


  • UENSCO Bangkok and Jakarta Offices
  • Asia Broadcasting Union (ABU) and Education Broadcasting System (EBS)
  • Ministries of culture and NATCOMs

Develop and Disseminate Promotional ICH Video Contents


Outcomes of the ICH video production project in Central Asia (50 films)

Major Activities

Develop and disseminate multimedia contents for education and broadcasting in Central Asia (20 films)


Education Broadcasting System (EBS) and broadcasting companies in each Central Asia country


Performance Indicators Target
  • Number of working-level meetings held
  • Number of produced ICH videos produced
  • Number of promotional video contents produced
  • 3 working-level meetings
  • 30 videos from 3 countries (by 2019)
  • 20 promotional video contents

Expected Results

Strengthen the video production capability of Member States, raise the visibility of ICH, and develop promotional contents

Notes   [ + ]

1. Group 1 (2017-2018): Philippines and Vietnam | Group 3 (2019-2020): Cambodia, Laos, and Myanmar