What is International Forum on Spice Route?
INTERNATIONAL FORUM ON SPICE ROUTE (IFSR) is an annual forum that broadens the opportunities for cross-border and cross-cultural dialogues in revisiting the maritime culture based on the Spice Route as a common heritage (both natural and cultural), particularly in Asia.
IFSR are attended by more than 10 countries representing academia (researchers, educators, observers), students, government bodies, non-governmental organizations, media, and diverse public communities with various backgrounds and disciplines.
- To strengthen friendship and close cooperation between Indonesia and Asian countries (and beyond) with common heritage;
- To provide a platform for knowledge-exchange and intercultural understanding through international-scale collaboration programs.