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Ministry to start massive cultural project

  • The Jakarta Post

| Wed, December 28 2011 | 09:20 am

PREMIUM JAKARTA: The Education and Culture Ministry plans to set up a massive database on local cultures starting next year.

Education and Culture Minister Muhammad Nuh said that the project would catalogue all traditional cultures in the country, including some that had been overlooked by the majority population in the country.

Anthropologist Jean Couteau recently criticized the Indonesian ...