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Annual Spring Sector Meeting of

CIOFF South European and African Sector

3-5 may 2013

Sabaudia, Italy

 

 

 

On 21 of March 2011, on the age of 86 passed away the Founder of CIOFF - Henry Coursaget.
A great person who always teaches us to be tolerant, respectful and to estimate the other. The world has lost a man of dignity who will always be an example for all of us.

He left this world but he will always stays in our hearts.

Rest in peace, Henri...

CIOFF World * Cultural Activities 
 

 

CULTURAL POLICY - AE_Cultural_Policy.pdf (32.54 Kb)

CULTURAL ACTIVITIES

According to UNESCO's Recommendation on the Safeguarding of traditional culture, CIOFF cultural activities: 

  • have their definition in CIOFF Charter on cultural policy;
  • are concretely implemented through cultural programmes; 
  • have a scientific basis with national and international conferences on issues concerning traditional culture.
To insure the application of its cultural policy, CIOFF has created a Cultural Commission with the Permanent Representative to UNESCO as member ex officio.

Each year CIOFF accomplishes a big number of tasks:

  • coordination of about 250 International Festivals;
  • - international exchange between folklore groups, reaching some 50 000 amateur artists;
  • participation in UNESCO programs;
  • transmission of cultural heritage to children and youth;
  • conferences, symposiums and exhibitions;
  • publications - festival calendar, Information Bulletin, reports;
  • cooperation with various national and international organizations and with other non-governmental organizatoins;
  • involvement of 20-25 000 volunteers in CIOFF events;
    CIOFF World Folkloriada, every 4 years.

President Udomsak Sakmunvong, Thailand.
Secretary General - Philippe Beaussant, France.

 

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 The President of CIOFF Bulgaria Mr. Emil Pavlov receives the Flag of CIOFF from the President of South Africa Mr. Makhentule Pitje

  The President of CIOFF Bulgaria Mr. Emil Pavlov hands the Flag of CIOFF to Dr. Roumen Rashev - Major of V.Tarnovo for the 36-th Congress

  April 21, 2006 - The Visit of Secretary General of CIOFF - Philippe Beaussant in Bulgaria, Veliko Tarnovo for Control of the Organization of the 36-th World Congress in V.Tarnovo

  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  the Minister of Culture Prof. Stefan Danailov