Annual Spring Sector Meeting of
CIOFF South European and African Sector
3-5 may 2013
On 21 of March 2011, on the age of 86 passed away the Founder of CIOFF - Henry Coursaget.
CIOFF WORLD FOLKLORIADA
First CIOFF World Folkloriada took place in Brunssum – Netherlands in 1996
Second CIOFF World Folkloriada took place in Japan in 2000.
Third CIOFF World Folkloriada took place in Hungary in August 2004.
Ensemble for authentic folklore “Gushantsi”, Zamfirovo
72 foreign groups and 67 Hungarian groups presented 228 performances in 11 Hungarian cities.
CIOFF world "Folkloriadas" are organized every 4 years.
One of the main aims of the National Section of CIOFF-Bulgaria /International Council of the Organizers of Festivals for Folklore and Traditional Arts at UNESCO/ is to assist of Bulgarian groups for their participation in international folklore festivals abroad. In the summer of the year 2004 was held the Third World Fokloriada of CIOFF, as the previous two world folkloriadas in 1996 in Belgium and 2000 in Japan established themseves as the greatest world forums for manifestation and meeting of friends of the folklore from all countries in the world.
Objectives of the national check-competition:
Towns and dates of implementation
Classification for the Final Competition “FOLKLORIADA 2004”
Elaborated folklore over 14 years old:
Elaborated folklore until 14 years old:
Spring meeting - Sector South Europe and Africa
37-th CIOFF World Congress
April 20, 2006 - Interview with Secretary General of CIOFF - Philippe Beaussant in Bulgarian National Radio. Guests in BNRadio - Philippe Beaussant, Stiliyana Yorgova and Tsveti Radeva
Emil Pavlov the President of the Festival and Chairman of the Bulgarian National Section of CIOFF Bulgaria and t
Emil Pavlov the President of the Festival and Chairman of the Bulgarian National Section of CIOFF Bulgaria and the Minister of Culture Prof. Stefan Danailov