'06 International Cooperation in the Field of Safeguarding Intangible Cultural Heritage

@The Department of Intangible Cultural Heritage is making positive efforts toward international cooperation in investigation and research of intangible cultural heritage with several institutions, especially in the Asian countries, in accordance with the globally increasing momentum of recent years in this field.

We visited the National Research Institute of Cultural Heritage, Korea and made presentations on the effort of safeguarding intangible cultural heritage in Japan. We also considered future cooperation in reserch.
We visited the Vietnam Institute of Culture and Information and observed the process of an audio-visual documentation on site. We also considered future cooperation in reseach.

The 30th International Symposium on the Conservation and Restoration of Cultural Property

An international symposium dealing with safeguarding intangible cultural heritage was held in 14th - 16th February, 2007.

Dept. of Intagible Cultural Heritage/ Top
Dept. of Intangible Cultural Heritage / Japanese