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Conservation of the 19th-Century San Sebastian Basilica in Manila

Program Theme: Cultural/Historic Buildings and Sites Program Year: 2011 Awarding Agency: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (under the Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation Program) Partner: San Sebastian Basilica Conservation & Development Foundation, Inc.             Amount: US$96,789 Status: Completed Project Summary: The Project involved the documentation and diagnosis of deteriorative conditions of the only all-steel building ...
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Conservation of the ‘Retablo’ of the San Isidro Labrador Church in Lazi, Province of Siquijor

Program Theme: Cultural/Historic Buildings and Sites Program Year: 2011 Awarding Agency: Public Affairs Section, US Embassy in Manila Partner: National Museum of the Philippines          Amount: US$15,200 Status: Completed Project Summary: The Project aimed to preserve and restore the deteriorated wooden “retablo” and replace missing ornamentation. Specific scope of work included: a) photographic documentation and assessment ...
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Documentation of the Tabon Cave Complex in Lipuun Point, Province of Palawan

Program Theme: Cultural/Historic Buildings and Sites Program Year: 2010 Awarding Agency: Public Affairs Section, US Embassy in Manila Partner: National Commission for Culture and Arts           Amount: US$19,500 Status: Completed Project Summary: The Project aimed to do a full documentation of the Tabon Cave Complex. The complex is composed of some 200 caves and rock ...
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Documentation of the Oral Traditions of Ifugao (“Hudhud” and “Alim”) in the Province of Ifugao

Program Theme: Forms of Traditional Cultural Expressions (Traditional Knowledge) Program Year: 2008 Awarding Agency: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (under the Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation Program) Partner: National Commission for Culture and Arts           Amount: US$19,000 Status: Completed Project Summary: The Project aimed to document the “Hudhud’ and “Alim” epics of the Ifugao ...
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Preserving the Rice Terraces of the Philippine Cordilleras: A Training Workshop in Vernacular Architecture

Program Theme: Cultural/Historic Buildings and Sites Program Year: 2007 Awarding Agency: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (under the Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation Program) Partner: ICOMOS National Committee-Philippines            Amount: US$36,250 Status: Completed Project Summary: The Project brought together selected members of the International Council of Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS), members of ICOMOS Philippines, local ...
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