The Open Heritage Foundation is a registered non-profit organization in India. Its mission is to aid and encourage people to collect, develop and disseminate cultural knowledge in the public domain or under a license that allows everyone to freely use, distribute and modify that content freely. To address this, we collaborate with cultural organisations, and knowledge institutes to create and strengthen a network of champions for open knowledge.


To preserve and create accessibility to underrepresented cultural heritage digitally.


  1. Promoting Open Access culture and Open Data.
  2. Advocating Open GLAM (Galleries, Libraries, Archives ad Museums).
  3. Creating Open Education Resources.
  4. Documenting indigenous knowledge of the Global South.
  5. Developing opportunities for under-represented and marginalized communities for under-represented and marginalized communities.

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The Team

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Meet Our People

Our team is a mix of allies and volunteers who bring diverse skill sets and passions with the common goal of making the under-represented cultural resources accessible over the internet.

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Board of directors

Satish Kumar

Satish Kumar

Ushma Rani

Ushma Rani

Program Committee

Jay Prakash

Joy Agyepong

Isaac Chabota

Anass Sedrati




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Praveen Das

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