Project Description

ICH Courier


Theme :
ICH and Textiles

Windows to ICH provides an introduction to examples of intangible cultural heritage practices from countries throughout the Asia-Pacific region in relation to specific themes presented in the issue. This issue takes a look at representations and practices of textiles. In these examples of intangible cultural heritage from Pakistan, the Republic of Korea, Indonesia and Japan, you can see the intersections of culture and textiles as well as their influence on each other.

Expert Remarks

UNESCO’s Efforts to Raise Awareness about Intangible Cultural Heritage

Field Report

Uzbekistan’s Annual Spring Festival

Windows to ICH

Republic of Korea

Geumbakjang: Gold Appliqué


Special Emphasis on Rilli


Batik, Integral to Javanese People


Aizome: Japan Blue

Inventory-Making Efforts

Effort toward ICH Inventory Making in Fiji

Safeguarding Pioneers

Folk Heritage Museum of Bhutan (Phelchey Toenkhyim)