budayaw festival of cultures

A multi-dimensional and multi-disciplinary festival of arts and cultures of Brunei Darussalam, Indonesia, Malaysia and the Philippines known as the BIMP-EAGA held every two years where the first festival was hosted by the Philippines in the City of General Santos, Mindanao, 2017, the second was hosted by Malaysia in Kuching, Borneo, 2019 and the third was hosted by Brunei Darussalam, 2021.


General Santos City, Mindanao, Philippines


City of Kuching, Federal State of Sarawak, Malaysia


BIMP-EAGA official logo
BIMP-EAGA was established in 1994 to address the social and economic development of the less developed and remote territories on the eastern side of BIMP. The focus areas include the following: the entire sultanate of Brunei Darussalam; the provinces of Kalimantan, Sulawesi, Maluku and West Papua of Indonesia; the State of Sabah and Sarawak and the federal territory of Labuan in Malaysia; and Mindanao and the province of Palawan in the Philippines.

Budayaw Festival