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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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Restoration of Four Murals by Philippine National Artist Carlos Francisco at the Philippine General Hospital in Manila

Program Theme: Cultural Objects and Collections Program Year: 2006 Awarding Agency: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (under the Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation Program) Partner: National Museum of the Philippines          Amount: US$38,631 Status: Completed Project Summary: The Project involved the restoration of four murals paintings by National Artist Carlos “Botong” Francisco  that are displayed ...
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Rescue Archaeology of the Balobok Rock Shelter and Sanga-Sanga Excavation in the Province of Tawi-Tawi

Program Year: 2006 Awarding Agency: Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (under the Ambassador’s Fund for Cultural Preservation Program) Partner: National Museum of the Philippines          Amount: US$27,561 Status: Completed Project Summary: The Project aimed to help protect and preserve the prehistoric site in Balobok Rock Shelter and its environmental resources, as well as to develop ...
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Restoration and Conservation of the Church Pillars and Baptistery of the San Vicente Ferrer Parish Church in Dupax del Sur, Province of Nueva Vizcaya

Program Theme: Cultural/Historic Buildings and Sites Program Year: 2004 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$24,000 Status: Completed Project Summary: The main objective of this Project was to prevent further deterioration of the relief structure of the ...
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