International Council for Traditional Music

A Non-Governmental Organization in Formal Consultative Relations with UNESCO

World Network

The ICTM World Network is composed of individuals, called Liaison Officers, and representatives of organisations, called National and Regional Committees. They all act as links between the Council and the community of individuals and organizations involved with traditional music and dance in their country or region.

As of July 2018, the International Council for Traditional Music is officially represented in the following 128 countries or regions.

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Afghanistan

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Ardian Ahmedaja

Albania

Ardian Ahmedaja, Liaison Officer

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Algeria

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Kuki Motumotu Tuiasosopo

American Samoa

Kuki Motumotu Tuiasosopo, Liaison Officer

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Jomo Francisco Isabel de Carvalho

Angola

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Silvia Citro

Argentina

Silvia Citro, Liaison Officer

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Tatevik Shakhkulyan

Armenia

Tatevik Shakhkulyan, Liaison Officer

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Catherine Grant

Australia & New Zealand

Catherine Grant, Chair of Regional Committee

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Bernd Brabec de Mori

Austria

Bernd Brabec de Mori, Chair of National Committee

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Sanubar Baghirova

Azerbaijan

Sanubar Baghirova, Liaison Officer

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Sayeem Rana

Bangladesh

Sayeem Rana, Liaison Officer

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Galina Tavlai

Belarus

Galina Tavlai, Liaison Officer

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Anne Caufriez

Belgium

Anne Caufriez, Liaison Officer

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Kheng Sonam Dorji

Bhutan

Sonam Dorji, Liaison Officer

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Jasmina Talam

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Jasmina Talam, Chair of National Committee

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Botswana

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Suzel Ana Reily

Brazil

Suzel Ana Reily, Chair of National Committee

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Lozanka Peycheva

Bulgaria

Lozanka Peycheva, Chair of National Committee

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Song Seng

Cambodia

Song Seng, Liaison Officer

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Kisito Essele

Cameroon

Kisito Essele, Liaison Officer

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Judith Klassen

Canada

Judith Klassen, Chair of National Committee

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Cape Verde

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Jacob Rekedal

Chile

Jacob Rekedal, Liaison Officer

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Xiao Mei

China

Xiao Mei, Chair of National Committee

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Colombia

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Costa Rica

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Sié Hien

Côte d'Ivoire

Sié Hien, Liaison Officer

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Tvrtko Zebec

Croatia

Tvrtko Zebec, Chair of National Committee

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Laura Delia Vilar Álvarez

Cuba

Laura Delia Vilar Álvarez, Liaison Officer

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Nefen Michaelides

Cyprus

Nefen Michaelides, Liaison Officer

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Zuzana Jurková

Czech Republic

Zuzana Jurková, Liaison Officer

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Eva Fock

Denmark

Eva Fock, Chair of National Committee

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María Gabriela López Yánez

Ecuador

María Gabriela López Yánez, Liaison Officer

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Egypt

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Žanna Pärtlas

Estonia

Žanna Pärtlas, Liaison Officer

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Timkehet Teffera

Ethiopia

Timkehet Teffera, Liaison Officer

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Antti-Ville Kärjä

Finland

Antti-Ville Kärjä, Chair of National Committee

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Susanne Fürniss

France

Susanne Fürniss, Chair of National Committee

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Teona Lomsadze

Georgia

Teona Lomsadze, Liaison Officer

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Dorit Klebe

Germany

Dorit Klebe, Chair of National Committee

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Daniel Avorgbedor

Ghana

Daniel Avorgbedor, Liaison Officer

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Irene Loutzaki

Greece

Irene Loutzaki, Liaison Officer

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Michael Clement

Guam & Northern Marianas

Michael Clement, Liaison Officer

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Matthias Stöckli

Guatemala

Matthias Stöckli, Liaison Officer

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Gerdès Fleurant

Haiti

Gerdès Fleurant, Liaison Officer

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János Sipos

Hungary

János Sipos, Chair of National Committee

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Guðrún Ingimundardóttir

Iceland

Guðrún Ingimundardóttir, Liaison Officer

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India

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Made Mantle Hood

Indonesia

Made Mantle Hood, Liaison Officer

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Mohammad Reza Azadehfar

Iran

Mohammad Reza Azadehfar, Liaison Officer

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Scheherazade Q. Hassan

Iraq

Scheherazade Q. Hassan, Liaison Officer

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Éamon Costello

Ireland

Éamonn Costello, Chair of National Committee

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Essica Marks

Israel

Essica Marks, Liaison Officer

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Domenico Staiti

Italy

Domenico Staiti, Chair of National Committee

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ENDO Toru

Japan

Endō Tōru, Chair of National Committee

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Saule Utegalieva

Kazakhstan

Saule Utegalieva, Liaison Officer

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Charles Nyakiti Orawo

Kenya

Charles Nyakiti Orawo, Liaison Officer

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Sheen Dae-Cheol

Republic of Korea

Sheen Dae-Cheol, Chair of National Committee

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Lisa Urkevich

Kuwait

Lisa Urkevich, Liaison Officer

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Munira Chudoba

Kyrgyzstan

Kanykei Mukhtarova, Liaison Officer

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Bountheng Souksavatd

Laos

Bountheng Souksavatd, Liaison Officer

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Anda Beitāne

Latvia

Anda Beitāne, Liaison Officer

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Lebanon

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Rimantas Sliužinskas

Lithuania

Rimantas Sliužinskas, Chair of National Committee

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Velika Stojkova Serafimovska

Macedonia (FYROM)

Velika Stojkova Serafimovska, Chair of National Committee

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Mireille Mialy Rakotomalala

Madagascar

Mireille Mialy Rakotomalala, Liaison Officer

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Malawi

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Clare Chan Suet Ching

Malaysia

Clare Chan Suet Ching, Liaison Officer

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Philip Ciantar

Malta

Philip Ciantar, Liaison Officer

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Carlos Ruiz Rodriguez

Mexico

Carlos Ruiz Rodriguez, Liaison Officer

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Augustine C. Kohler

Federated States of Micronesia

Augustine C. Kohler, Liaison Officer

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Diana Bunea

Moldova

Diana Bunea, Liaison Officer

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Otgonbayar Chuluunbaatar

Mongolia

Otgonbayar Chuluunbaatar, Liaison Officer

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Zlata Marjanović

Montenegro

Zlata Marjanović, Liaison Officer

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Lhoussain Simour

Morocco

Lhoussain Simour, Liaison Officer

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Marílio Wane

Mozambique

Marílio Wane, Liaison Officer

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Ne Myo Aung

Myanmar

Ne Myo Aung, Liaison Officer

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Ram Prasad Kadel

Nepal

Ram Prasad Kadel, Liaison Officer

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Evert Bisschop Boele

The Netherlands

Evert Bisschop Boele, Liaison Officer

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Johannes Kranz

Nicaragua

Johannes Kranz, Liaison Officer

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Austin 'Maro Emielu

Nigeria

Austin 'Maro Emielu, Liaison Officer

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Bjørn Aksdal

Norway

Bjørn Aksdal, Chair of National Committee

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Oman

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Shumaila Hemani

Pakistan

Shumaila Hemani, Liaison Officer

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Meked Besebes

Palau

Meked Besebes, Liaison Officer

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Naomi Faik-Simet

Papua New Guinea

Naomi Faik-Simet, Liaison Officer

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Pablo Molina

Peru

Pablo Molina, Liaison Officer

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José Buenconsejo

Philippines

José Buenconsejo, Liaison Officer

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Ewa Dahlig-Turek

Poland

Ewa Dahlig-Turek, Chair of National Committee

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Salwa El-Shawan Castelo-Branco

Portugal

Salwa El-Shawan Castelo-Branco, Chair of National Committee

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Mareia Quintero Rivera

Puerto Rico

Mareia Quintero Rivera, Liaison Officer

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Constantin Secară

Romania

Constantin Secară, Liaison Officer

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Olga Pashina

Russia

Olga Pashina, Liaison Officer

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Danka Lajicć-Mihajlović

Serbia

Danka Lajić-Mihajlović, Chair of National Committee

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Joseph Peters

Singapore

Joseph Peters, Liaison Officer

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Bernard Garaj

Slovakia

Bernard Garaj, Chair of National Committee

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Mojca Kovačič

Slovenia

Mojca Kovačič, Chair of National Committee

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Irene Karongo Hundleby

Solomon Islands

Irene Karongo Hundleby, Liaison Officer

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Alvin Petersen

South Africa

Alvin Petersen, Liaison Officer

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Francisco José García Gallardo

Spain

Francisco José García Gallardo, Chair of National Committee

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Lasanthi Manaranjanie Kalinga Dona

Sri Lanka

Lasanthi Manaranjanie Kalinga Dona, Liaison Officer

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Mohammed Adam Sulaiman Abo-Albashar

Sudan

Mohammed Adam Sulaiman Abo-Albashar, Liaison Officer

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Cara Stacey

Swaziland

Cara Stacey, Liaison Officer

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Dan Lundberg

Sweden

Dan Lundberg, Chair of National Committee

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Marcello Sorce Keller

Switzerland

Marcello Sorce Keller, Chair of National Committee

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Tsai Tsung-Te

Taiwan

Tsai Tsung-Te, Chair of Regional Committee

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Faroghat Azizi

Tajikistan

Faroghat Azizi, Liaison Officer

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Imani Sanga

Tanzania

Imani Sanga, Liaison Officer

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Bussakorn Binson

Thailand

Bussakorn Binson, Liaison Officer

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Adrienne L. Kaeppler

Tonga

Adrienne L Kaeppler, Liaison Officer

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Anas Ghrab

Tunisia

Anas Ghrab, Liaison Officer

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Arzu Öztürkmen

Turkey

Arzu Öztürkmen, Chair of National Committee

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Shakhym Gullyev

Turkmenistan

Shakhym Gullyev, Liaison Officer

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Uganda

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Olha Kolomyyets

Ukraine

Olha Kolomyyets, Liaison Officer

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Virginia L. Danielson

United Arab Emirates

Virginia L. Danielson, Liaison Officer

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Keith Howard

United Kingdom

Keith Howard, Chair of National Committee

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Anne Rasumussen

United States of America

Anne Rasmussen, Chair of National Committee

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Marita Fornaro

Uruguay

Marita Fornaro, Liaison Officer

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Alexander Djumaev

Uzbekistan

Alexander Djumaev, Liaison Officer

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Monika Stern

Vanuatu

Monika Stern, Liaison Officer

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Katrin Lengwinat

Venezuela

Katrin Lengwinat, Liaison Officer

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Phạm Minh Hương

Vietnam

Phạm Minh Hương, Chair of National Committee

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Yemen

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Zambia

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Jerry Rutsate

Zimbabwe

Jerry Rutsate, Liaison Officer

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