Accredited NGOs located in this country

The list of accredited NGOs is presented below, along with corresponding accreditation forms. You can search the list using the criteria provided on the right.

Name, address and sourceActivities related to ICH
ხელოვნების საერთაშორისო ცენტრი
Georgian Arts and Culture Center [en]
7 Niko Nikoladze str.
0108 Tbilisi
Tel.: +995-322 931 335; 995- 599 506 448
Next report due 2027
Renewed in 2023 (Activity report: English)
Accredited in 2018 (Request: English/Georgian) - No. 90390
Decision-making meeting: 7.GA - 2018
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Year of creation: 1995

- traditional craftsmanship

Safeguarding measures:

- identification, documentation, research (including inventory-making)
- preservation, protection
- promotion, enhancement
- transmission, (non-)formal education
- revitalization
- other
- development of institutional base, capacity building, creation of economic bases, awareness raising, advocacy on state level for integration into existing state policies

Main countries where active:


GACC systematically offers capacity building activities to local crafts actors and to a wider range of ICH actors regarding the safeguarding principles, cultural heritage based product development, marketing, intellectual property rights etc. GACC runs the Tbilisi International Fair of Crafts and Design “EthnoFest” on a biennial basis and contributes to the development of the local cultural gift market. The Center is a member of World Craft Council Europe and an official representative of Europa Nostra in Georgia. Through these networks it contributes to the exchange of experiences and good practices in the field of cultural heritage. It conducts studies and inventories of heritage crafts traditions and develops evidencebased safeguarding measures; supports the development of the institutional base of the crafts sector; established the Georgian Heritage Crafts Association and elaborated strategies for the Crafts Development Center in the Samgrelo-Zemo Svaneti Region of Georgia. GACC assists in building capacity for membership, entrepreneurial, educational and other types of organizations within the cultural heritage and creative industries sectors.