On September 17, 2020, the Department of Science and Technology of An Giang province accepted the provincial scientific research project "Researching, preserving and promoting Cham cultural values in tourism development in An Giang province" which was managed by Assoc.Prof. Dr. Vo Van Thang - President of An Giang University.
The project aimed at determining the cultural values of the Cham Islam in An Giang as well as identifying the Cham cultural factors that need to be preserved and exploited to serve the development of Cham cultural tourism in An Giang province.
After a period of implementation, the project has achieved the following results: organizing 03 workshops and 11 thematic reports on Cham culture; designing 01 model tourism model of Cham culture in An Giang to connect with major tourist routes and destinations; building a set of materials to promote and introduce the ethnic cultural values; compiling 01 monograph book and 01 music book about Cham people; training and improving management, production and tourism skills for managers, tourism companies and local people; supporting to train at least 01 student of Cham ethnic group going to university; ...
As a result, the project was rated quite well. After completing the report according to the comments of the Council, the results of the project will be transferred to the receiving units of the An Giang Tourism Promotion Center; People's Committee of An Phu district; People's Committee of Tan Chau town; An Giang Museum; Viet Xanh Tourism Company Limited and other organizations and individuals if required according to current regulations.
Anh Thu – An Giang University Library
Translated by Kim Hoang