Tenth International Gathering of Traditional Handicrafts, 2014, Istanbul

Tenth International Gathering of Traditional Handicrafts, 2014, Istanbul

IRCICA co-organized the Tenth International Gathering of Traditional Handicrafts, 2014, jointly with Pendik Municipality, Istanbul. The event took on 20-28 September 2014.

52 countries participated in it: Albania, Algeria, Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Egypt, Indonesia, Iran, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Kuwait, Malaysia, Mali, Morocco, Pakistan, Palestine, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Sudan, Tajikistan, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turkey, Uganda, Uzbekistan, Argentina, Bulgaria, Brazil, China, Crimea, Czech Republic, Costa Rica, Estonia, Georgia, Honduras, Hungary, Kenya, Macedonia, Mexico, North Cyprus, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Tahiti, Tatarstan, Thailand and Ukraine. The festival gathered innovators and artisans in pavilions forming a traditional heritage craft village where they displayed their works, tools and techniques. There were thousands of visitors at the stands.