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Duo launch of Iskandar Malaysia Beyond Boundaries Programme x The Illustrated Heritage of West Johor Straits
Duo Launch Programme Information:
(a) What is Iskandar Malaysia Beyond Boundaries Programme (IMB2P)?
▪ It is a grant programme by IRDA for Artists, Practitioners & Students who are directly involved in arts, culture and heritage work.
▪ Must be based in Iskandar Malaysia (i.e. work, live or study).
▪ 18 years old & above
▪ 3 types of grants available:
– Type A: Networking & Exploration
– Type B: Inbound Collaboration
– Type C: Outbound Collaboration
▪ Type B & C must involve international partner(s) who is out of the Iskandar Malaysia region.
(b) What is the Illustrated Heritage of West Johor Strait?
▪ It is a collaborative project between IRDA & UTM.
▪ It aims to research and document the tangible & intangible heritage of villages at West Johor Strait.
▪ The objective is to preserve the culture & heritage through proper documentation in parallel with the rapid development of surrounding areas.
▪ The output is to produce a coffee table book to raise awareness among the public and institutions.
▪ We foresee the outcome of such a project will be contributing to a part of gaining recognition by UNESCO as one of the heritage villages.
The event details are as below:
Date: 18 October 2018 (Thu)
Time: 9.30 AM – 12.00 PM
Venue: BIG WHEEL SEEDBANK, Sunway Iskandar
Plot F43, Lot PTD 183276, Zone F, Mukim Pulai Medini 79250 Nusajaya, Johor Johor.
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