The Tuyang Initiative was one of the 10 winners of this year’s Golden Hearts Award. It is an award by The Star Media Group and
Feel the melodic intensity of the Kenyah and Kayan war cries. Witness the elegant yet strong dances. Be moved by the soaring melody of the Kayan elder as she sings praises to the storyteller.
“We shall pour you wisdom with our words. Do not forget the knowledge of the ancestors. It will be a shame if they disappear. And
“We, as people from the communities ourselves, have the burden of responsibility to ensure that our cultures are maintained and protected so it can be
This year’s Malaysia Day (16 September 2018) marks another great milestone for The Tuyang Initiative. Co-founder, Juvita Tatan Wan, together with Tuyang talent and Sape’
The Tuyang Initiative was a proud program partner of this year’s edition of Kuala Lumpur based, Yayasan Sime Darby Arts Festival. This biennial festival returned in
The Tuyang Initiative had the wonderful opportunity to work with Singapore’s National Parks Board and the team at Singapore Botanic Gardens on the opening of
Mathew Ngau Jau is a fine artist, dancer, singer, Sape’ maker and performer. And a role that Mathew never imagined himself embarking on is…an actor.
The minority Dayak communities of Sarawak grouped under the term “Orang Ulu” (Kayan, Kenyah, Lun Bawang, Kelabit and more) are culturally rich communities. You can
I am very appreciative that individuals and businesses, especially social enterprises in Malaysia are opting to work with rural indigenous communities in Sarawak and Sabah,