Thailand’s #Educate4Sustainability Effort Safeguards ICH by Strengthening Local Communities

ICHCAP - International Information and Networking Centre for Intangible Cultural Heritage Centre for Asia and the Pacific,
19 July 2018, Thailand

‘The people are the ones that embody and own the knowledge.’ That observation, made by Benjawan Buakwan, a researcher from the College of Local Wisdom at Thailand’s Thaksin University, illustrates one key aspect of intangible cultural heritage—and how quickly ideas about safeguarding such heritage are changing in Thailand.