The purpose of the Jeonju International Awards for Promoting Intangible Cultural Heritage is to encourage the model safeguarding practices of Intangible Cultural Heritage in the global community regardless of nationality, ethnicity, religion, race, age, gender, or any other political, social, economic or cultural orientation.
The model safeguarding practices of Intangible Cultural Heritage shall include any effective method or approach.
The awards are open to Living Human Treasurers (practitioners), groups, communities, administrators, researchers, NGOs and those who have made substantial contributions for promoting Intangible Cultural Heritage. 2021 JIAPICH Plaque(s) & $30,000 USD is distributed among JIAPICH Finalist(s).
MEDIA: 2021 JIAPICH Colloquium