15 individuals from 9 countries were invited by the Korea Foundation for International Cultural Exchange (KOFICE) to be part of Korea Joa 2015 that will be happening in Seoul and Busan from 30th September to 9th October 2015 – and yes, that means (x)clusive is going to bring you more cultural happenings and unique experiences right from the heart of Korea this coming fall!
For those who are wondering what’s KOFICE, KOFICE is a non-profit organization working under Korea’s Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism. The mission of KOFICE is to raise the national brand awareness of Korea through the arts, culture, fashion and industry. KOFICE has thus taken on the task to be the center for information regarding the Hallyu wave and promote academic and non-academic events to the global community.
This year, KOFICE is taking on a different approach with the introduction of their very first Korea Joa. Korea Joa is in essence a cultural exchange project meant to experience, enjoy and thereafter spread the common love with regards to the various aspects of the Hallyu Wave in Korea. As implied by Korea Joa, this trip is especially thematically organized to have a taste of all things Korean – history, culture, food and not forgetting our favourite of all, K-Pop.
As mentioned, this project will be attended by 15 representatives from various worldwide leading online media of Korean cultural and entertainment sites and (x)clusive is proud to be part of it. Do follow our footsteps as we explore Korea. The exciting journey starts tomorrow so make sure to follow (x)clusive on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram if you haven’t.
This article is brought to you by Korea Foundation for International Cultural Exchange (KOFICE).