Dear friends, welcome to the official website of “Council of Ingenious People”. When you are on the website, please pay attention to relevant regulations in terms of copyrights: A. Copyright Statement of Announcement for Disclosure of Government Website Information (1) All contents in the official website of Council of Ingenious People (hereinafter referred to as the Website), including word descriptions, photos, pictures, recordings, videos, and other information are under the protection of Copyright Act, except for those which shall not be subjects of copyright (such as constitution, law, order, speech drafts by public servants, and newsletters) in accordance with Article 9 of Copyright Act. (2) Anyone can freely use the aforementioned materials that are not subjects of copyright. (3) Materials under the protection of Copyright Act on the Website can only be used after obtaining the permission and authorization of the Council except for reasonable usage. If the materials are involved with other works of copyright owners, they should only be used after obtaining the permission and authorization of the owners as well. (4) Descriptions of the aforementioned “reasonable usage” are as follows: 1. All works announced on behalf of the Council on the Website, which means that they belong to the Council, may be remodeled, publicly broadcasted, and publicly transmitted within reasonable scopes; when using such works, please notify the source. 2. Information on the Website may be remodeled for non-profitable purposes by individuals and families. 3. Information on the Website can be quoted within reasonable scopes for news reporting, commenting, teaching, researching, or other proper purposes. When quoting, please notify the source. 4. For other reasonable usage, please refer to Article 44 to Article 65 of Copyright Act. (5) In accordance with Article 80-1(1) of Copyright Act, removal or alteration which is unavoidable in the lawful exploitation of the work due to technological limitations is proper. Electronic rights management information made by the Website shall not be removed or altered without permission of the Council except for the circumstances where r
In order to provide indigenous students with the opportunity to practice their native languages in summer and to construct a multi-ethnic language learning channel, the Council of Indigenous Peoples and the Ministry of Education cooperated to promote the activities of “ Indigenous Peoples Language Summer Camp 2019” in order to revitalize the native language culture, create a field for the use of the native language, enhance the awareness of the aboriginal students and their parents to revitalize their native language and implement the guarantee of “language rights” of the Indigenous Peoples. In this year’s Indigenous Peoples Language Summer Camp, there were 10 ethnic languages. Indigenous students attended experience-based courses according to their ethnic group, of which more than half of the time in a period the instructions given used ethnic languages, so that students could fully immerse themselves in the ethnic culture atmosphere, and have the opportunity to improve their ethnic language skills during summer vacation. The information of each language camp was as follows: The principle of each camp was to recruit primary and secondary school students from the indigenous ethnic groups of the same language group who are over the age of 10. Applicants who do not belong to the same ethnic group may still apply if the maximum number allowed for the camp is not met. The cost of the program includes the cost of accommodation, meals and transportation, which are fully subsidized for the Indigenous People. If you want to register from now on to June 25th, please complete the brochure registration form (see the brochure for details of the course content) and submit the registration information to the school. On June 28, 2019, the list of admissions and candidates will be announced by the website of the Council of Indigenous Peoples at https://www.apc.gov.tw in the order of registration. Business Undertaker: Specialist, Huang, Ming-Yan Tel: (02) 8995-3116
Dear friends, welcome to the official website of “Council of Ingenious People”. When you are on the website, please pay attention to relevant regulations in terms of copyrights: A. Copyright Statement of Announcement for Disclosure of Government Website Information (1) All contents in the official website of Council of Ingenious People (hereinafter referred to as the Website), including word descriptions, photos, pictures, recordings, videos, and other information are under the protection of Copyright Act, except for those which shall not be subjects of copyright (such as constitution, law, order, speech drafts by public servants, and newsletters) in accordance with Article 9 of Copyright Act. (2) Anyone can freely use the aforementioned materials that are not subjects of copyright. (3) Materials under the protection of Copyright Act on the Website can only be used after obtaining the permission and authorization of the Council except for reasonable usage. If the materials are involved with other works of copyright owners, they should only be used after obtaining the permission and authorization of the owners as well. (4) Descriptions of the aforementioned “reasonable usage” are as follows: 1. All works announced on behalf of the Council on the Website, which means that they belong to the Council, may be remodeled, publicly broadcasted, and publicly transmitted within reasonable scopes; when using such works, please notify the source. 2. Information on the Website may be remodeled for non-profitable purposes by individuals and families. 3. Information on the Website can be quoted within reasonable scopes for news reporting, commenting, teaching, researching, or other proper purposes. When quoting, please notify the source. 4. For other reasonable usage, please refer to Article 44 to Article 65 of Copyright Act. (5) In accordance with Article 80-1(1) of Copyright Act, removal or alteration which is unavoidable in the lawful exploitation of the work due to technological limitations is proper. Electronic rights management information made by the Website shall not be removed or altered without permission of the Council except for t
The Council of Indigenous Peoples encouraged companies, enterprises or non-governmental organizations to provide indigenous people with high-quality jobs by means of incentives. The Council conducted “Indigenous Youth Taloma in 2019-- Local Employment Plan in Indigenous Villages” for the first time to create employment opportunities for indigenous youths, thereby further devoting to the indigenous villages and perking up the tribes. Icyang·Parod, Chairman of the Council said that in the hopes that licensed companies, non-governmental organizations or private schools, etc. to provide jobs with monthly salary of NT$ 26,000, incentives would be distributed. Starting in 2019, companies which employs indigenous youths over 15 years old and under 29 years old (including) who were not in school, or who were enrolled in on-the-job refresher courses, doctoral students and so on would be awarded. Specifically, if the worker had worked continuously for more than three months, the employer shall be awarded a monthly bonus of NT$6,000, which would be available for up to 12 months and NT$72,000 at most. This was an incentive encouraging the employers to create jobs locally, so that the youths could develop locally and be employed sustainably. The licensed companies, non-governmental organizations should apply to the Council before September 30, 2019 if they wished to participate in the Plan. If qualified after review and the indigenous youths hired worked for consecutive three months, the employer could apply to the Council for the bonus and allowance. The latest deadline for applying for the allowance is January 15, 2020. Please visit and download on http://www.apc.gov.tw/ for the details of the Plan. You can also contact the Indigenous Peoples Service Office around the country. If you have any questions about the Plan, please contact the Social Welfare Department of the Council of Indigenous Peoples at 02-89953456 to 3177 or 3183.
“Harmony in Diversity - 2018 Taiwan International Conference on Indigenous Peoples Literature” jointly organized by the Council of Indigenous Peoples and National Library would be held between November 13 and 18, 2018 at National Library. The Conference was mainly themed at “Harmony in Diversity”, and the “Harmony” implied the experience of indigenous people on the Island in the trends and changes in politics and the society as well as their involvement in the passing old days over the century; “Diversity” referred to the life experience reflected by lighting up the literature by the subjectivity of Indigenous Peoples shown and witnessed by the creation. “2018 Taiwan International Conference on Indigenous Peoples Literature” would be held between November 16 and 17, 2018 at International Conference Hall, National Library, and the scholars and writers from the U.S., Canada, Australia, Russia and Japan, etc. would be invited. The multi-combination of inter-continental and inter-ethnic groups would make a comprehensive review and forward-looking plan for the development and prospects of Taiwan’s Indigenous Peoples national literature. In order to welcome this grand international academic and creative exchange meeting, the “Taiwan Indigenous Peoples Review Show” would be held for 6 days free of charge at the Exhibition Hall, National Library on November 13 and 18. A brief introduction to the development of Taiwan's Indigenous Peoples literature, the life of the writer, and the history of his creation would be presented, so as to get closer to the spiritual world of the works of the writers. To convey the core of the Conference, a press conference would be held at the Exhibition Hall of the National Library at 2 p.m. on November 13. The live performance of aiyangyue collection dedicated to inheriting and singing ancient ballads, together with the participation of literary experts and scholars and writers, kicked off the international feast and Yu, You-Liang, the curator of “Taiwan Indigenous Peoples Review Show” would be present for site instruction. This series of activities was a revelation and expectation of Taiwan’s Indigenous Peoples literature, and it was a
The Council of Indigenous Peoples (hereinafter referred to the Council) conducted “Youth Taloma--Bringers of Light Program for Intern Manager of Cooperative” in order to encourage the youths from Indigenous Peoples engaging in commercial science, management science and cooperative-related majors and those with cooperative practical experience to apply what they had learned. This is to encourage the young indigenous people to return home (Taloma) to act as intern manager of Indigenous Peoples cooperatives. The Council stated that the Program will be carried out respectively in 2019, 2020 and 2021 until Dec. 31st, 2021 since its announcement. Besides, application for the Program will be available to Indigenous Peoples youths and Indigenous Peoples cooperatives respectively on December 20, 2018, December 20, 2019 and December 20, 2020. During the period of implementation, the Indigenous Peoples youths would be trained to equip themselves with the knowledge and skills of cooperation, and the qualified Indigenous Peoples cooperatives would be recommended for acting as intern managers. The intern managers involving in this Program would be subsidized monthly salary and the employers would be responsible for the Labor Insurance, pension and administrative fees. The participation quota is limited. Please visit http://www.apc.gov.tw in key words “Intern Manager” to find detailed rules and application documents, or you can consult Indigenous Peoples Employment Service Office in the area (free hotline 0800-066995) or directly contact the undertaker, Mr. Huang (Tel: 02-89953177) or Ms. Hsu (Tel: 02-89953183).
In recent years, the Council of Indigenous Peoples has actively promoted the tribal tourism industry, hoping to make more people feel the diverse and rich cultural characteristics of the tribe. In this (2018) year, the Council designed the tribal tourism exclusive bus with “Tribal Eagle”, the spokesman of the Indigenous Peoples Industry, with the theme of “Follow the Tribal Eagle to Have Fun – the Parent-child Tribal Tour Exploration” for two days of experience, and invited the parent-child for fun on weekends between October 13 and November 18. “Follow the Tribal Eagle to Have Fun -- the Parent-child Tribal Tour Exploration” was divided into six sessions, and it would be conducted respectively in Lichiu Tribe, Chinfeng Village, Taitung, Chinyue Tribe, Nan’ao Village, Yilan, Walu Tribe, Donghe Village, Miaoli, Dong’an Tribe, Nanfeng Village, Nantou, Hsinmei Tribe and Chasha Tribe in Alishan, Chiayi as well as Dongyuan Tribe, Mudan Village, Pingtung. 4 registration sessions would be held from now until October 26, and, in each session, 20 luck parent and children would be chosen to feel different life experiences in tribes together with Tribal Eagle. This activity will lead the public to have a deep understanding of each tribe’s unique customs, natural scenery, DIY and tribal food. People who are interested in experiencing tribal tourism are welcomed to sign up for this activity and travel together with the Tribal Eagle to have a special and unforgettable travel experience. For more information, please refer to the newsletter or to the “explorethesun”Facebook fan page: www.facebook.com/explorethesun Business Undertaker: Council of Indigenous Peoples Su, Yi-Cheng/0936067877
In order to enhance the promotion of tribal tourism, the Council of Indigenous Peoples plans out the "Have a Fun Trip with Tribal Eagle" this year (2018), and has built the lovely mascot "tribal eagle", which helped promote the industry of Indigenous Peoples in the past years, into a near 3-meter large interactive installation. People could watch more than 20 films of beautiful scenery on the touch screen of the tribal eagle. The film would be displayed for two months at the TRA Xinzuoying Station from September 1 to October 2. People would have the opportunity to select the cute baby eagle pillow and the double-set of the tribal tourism as long as they take photos and upload to the Facebook with the tag of ‘# HAVE A FUN TRIP WITH TRIBAL EAGLE”. Moreover, the “Tribal Eagle Weekend Meeting” would be held at 12-15 pm every weekend during the exhibition period. The tribal eagle dolls would be presented at the event and interact and take photos with the people. A limited edition postcard set is available at the event. In order to warm up the press conference on The 13th, The Council invites Kaohsiung indigenous traditional dance group-- “Kaohsiung Indigenous Zuyun Culture Music and Dance Group” to hold indigenous dance show at TRA Xinzuoying Station today (11th). Apart from performing the traditional indigenous music and dance, the show also attracts the masses to interact and take photos with Tribal Eagle and Music and Dance Group. The show could not only successfully promote tribal cultures of Indigenous Peoples, but also encourage the nationals to head for tribes for travel and personally experience the beautiful landscapes of the indigenous villages, traditional foods, cultural industry as well as the beauty of the tribes. The Council has been actively promoting "tribal tourism" in recent years, creating the tourism brand “utan 'e ho mimiyo” (referred to "welcome to visit and explore in the tribes" in Tsou). Through the deep experience of visiting and exploration in the tribes and sharing the travel ways with the indigenous people, it was hoped to lead the people to de
The 2017 Summer Universiade came to a successful conclusion. The Universiade athletes’ village in Linkou would be transformed into the first social residence in the central government, so that more indigenous friends were likely to accommodate there. The Council of Indigenous Peoples had repeatedly strived to improve the number of indigenous residents and spoken to the Ministry of the Interior. With the efforts of the Council, the Ministry of the Interior not only retains the indigenous people of the Linkou community, those with identity of the indigenous people who are the priority households and the general households could participate in the lottery, thereby increasing the winning rate of the indigenous people and increasing the chances of accommodation of the indigenous peoples. The social residence of the Universiade athletes’ village in Linkou boasted convenient living functions, including medical facilities, school district, the Airport MRT, etc. The Council encouraged the indigenous people at or over the age of 20 who are registered in New Taipei City or those not registered in New Taipei City but worked or studied in Taipei, New Taipei City, Keelung and Taoyuan or those were economic or social vulnerability, newly married within 2 years or with children under 6 years old, holding jobs such as police and firefighters as well as those are in need of house renting to apply for that to reduce the living pressure in the city and improve life and living quality. The Council reminded that the indigenous people could apply for house renting between Jul. 2 and Aug, 15, 2018 and they could get the application form from the websites of Youth Social Housing or Social Housing, Construction and Planning Agency, MOI. The application channels are as follows: 1. On-site application: Prepare the relevant documents within the time limit, and go to the New Taipei City Urban and Rural Development Bureau or the Social Service Center of the Social Housing C District, Linkou the Universiade athletes’ village in Linkou (Wenhua 1st Rd., Linkou Dist., New Taipei City 244, Taiwan (R.O.C.) and Ren'ai Rd. Intersection) to fill in the application form. It will no
The “Indigenous Peoples Traditional Intellectual and Creations Talent Cultivation Plan” was specially stipulated by the Council of Indigenous Peoples to improve the cognition of faculties and students in the domestic public and private colleges and universities on the provisions and practice of the Indigenous Peoples Traditional Intellectual Creations Talent Cultivation, and they could continue to support and assist the implementation of cultural autonomy policies of Indigenous Peoples during studying and learning as well as the employment in the future. From now on, the Council publicly solicits the proposals from colleges and provides serial lectures, intensive courses or credit courses in the new term in September. The Council expressed that Indigenous Peoples’ traditional cultures, such as songs, dances, costumes, and designs had their own unique cultural connotations or design elements. They were often quoted by the general public or entrepreneurs. However, the public was not familiar with traditional Indigenous Peoples cultures. As a result, misuses and abuses had occurred again and again, resulting in controversy over the consumption of Indigenous Peoples or suspected infringement. Therefore, “Protection Act for the Traditional Intellectual Creations of Indigenous Peoples” was authorized to be established subject to the Basic Act of Indigenous Peoples. The sub-provisions were stipulated in 2015, but such related provisions were new both at home and abroad. Thus, they were not familiar with the connotations. After extension and review of the effectiveness of last year (2017), the Council put forward “Indigenous Peoples Traditional Intellectual Creation Talent Cultivation Plan”, expecting to cultivate more talents in related fields and facilitating the effective implementation of the regulations. The provisions not aimed to prevent the general public from using the cultural elements of Indigenous Peoples, but to encourage the public to respect the traditional culture of the Indigenous Peoples, and grant the exclusive right to create Indigenous Peoples or tribal traditional wisdom. It was hoped that the consent should be gained from the Indigenous Peoples