The World Taekwondo Headquarters Kukkiwon, established in 1972, presides the globalization of the Taekwondo.
Kukkiwon as the global Taekwondo academy, aims to develop the Taekwondo Masters Education, Taekwondo skills and the dissemination of the Taekwondo. The home of world Taekwondo, Kukkiwon, includes the World Taekwondo Academy and the Taekwondo Research Center while enhancing the pride of world Taekwondo people by conducting the Kukkiwon Poom·Dan promotion test .
Moreover, Kukkiwon works for the development of the Taekwondo by forming partnership with the World Taekwondo people.
Kukkiwon will enhance the status of the martial arts Taekwondo by performing the role of global Taekwondo academy through constant research and innovation finding the new values of the Taekwondo.
Overall, Kukkiwon will spread out the educational value of the Taekwondo spirit to the world people in order to sublimate its value in the human life.