Cultural Research Foundation (CRF) was founded in 2002. Led by folklorists and anthropologists, the work of CRF regarding intangible cultural heritage can be categorized as
• Researching and documenting ICH,
• Sharing and promoting ICH through publications and events, and
• Creating cultural heritage awareness, especially for pre-school and youth.
CRF, accredited under the UNESCO ICH Convention in 2012, carries out these works under the sections of Culinary Culture, Toy, Crafts and Rituals Research Programs. CRF is also a member of the Izmir ICH Commission.
Anthropologist. Cultural Research Foundation Chairman of the Board of Directors. He lives in Izmir. He has research and publications on ethnographic photography.
She is folklorist. She lives in Ankara. She has researches and publications on traditional toys. Opened domestic and international game-toy theme exhibitions.
She is folklorist. She lives in Izmir. She has researches and publications on culinary culture. KAV is the UNESCO ICH communication authority.
She is folklorist. She lives in Muğla. She has research and publications on crafts and culinary culture.
Folklore researcher. He lives in Antalya. He has research and publications on handicrafts, folk architecture and Intangible Cultural Heritage Convention.