To showcase Taiwan's diverse and unique blend of cultures.
To collect and preserve Taiwanese folk traditions for future generations.
To educate and enable Taiwanese communities worldwide to take pride in the shared Taiwanese heritage.
The island has had many names over the centuries. What do they mean? Where do they come from?Read More
Taiwanese society encompasses 16 Formosan nations and three distinct Han communities.Read More
Taiwan has over 20 languages and dialects belonging to two entirely different families!Read More
Major events in Taiwanese history from 10,000 BC right down to the 21st century.Read More
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