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2014 - From the Chairman's Agenda

2014 - From the Chairman's Agenda

The beginning of 2014 marked out the presence of I.G.F.’s Chairman, Prof. PhD Dorel Cosma, at some outstanding events in Italy. Upon the invitation of Mr. Benito Ripoli – the chairman of F.I.T.P. (the Italian Federation of Folk Traditions) and vice-chairman of I.G.F. – we attended the inauguration of the Castrovillari Carnival. To ...

 CONVOCATION

CONVOCATION

Dear colleagues between 16 and 18 May 2014 with the big support of our colleague Ms. Birute Akelaitiene from Lithuania we will organize at Vilnius, an IGF Board meeting with the following order: 1. Information’s and details about our visit in Argentina, Belarus, Ukraine and Italy; 2. We will have to do one analysis about the taxes and some ...

Under Padre Pio's Aegis

Under Padre Pio's Aegis

On November 22nd–24th, 2013, under Padre Pio’s aegis, in San Giovanni Rotondo, Italy there was a great cultural event, which encompassed Italian artists within the folk groups of F.I.T.P. (the Italian Federation of Folk Traditions) and three fanfare groups. I.G.F. representatives invited to this event stood alongside more than 500 artis ...

A Visit to Argentina

A Visit to Argentina

In November 2013, I.G.F.’s president, prof. PhD Dorel Cosma , was welcomed in Argentina, where the National Folklore Federation was incorporated and the adhesion of the Argentinean Federation to I.G.F. was recorded. I.G.F.’s president was accompanied by Teacher Pahone Pop – an I.G.F. Board member, by Ioan Simionca – the exec ...

From the president's diary

From the president's diary

At the initiation of the Russian Folklore Federation, our IGF president – prof. PhD. Dorel Cosma were present at the Festival from Sinigore from Chelyabinsk – Russia. Together with the president was Mr. Benito Ripoli – IGF vice-president, Mr. Rosen Bogdanov – IGF general secretary, Mr. Psenica Zdenek and Ms. Jarmila Mrnu&sca ...

Cultural Establishments Visited in Belarus

Cultural Establishments Visited in Belarus

For two days, Prof. PhD Dorel Cosma, in his twofold status of I.G.F. chairman and manager of the Municipal Cultural Centre, jointly with I.G.F.’s secretary general, Rosen Bogdanov, visited 15 cultural establishments of the Republic of Belarus – the Moghilev Region, which was a meeting aiming at affiliating the Republic of Belarus to I.G ...

From the Agenda of I.G.F. President

From the Agenda of I.G.F. President

A Visit to Ukraine   In October 2013, I.G.F.’s president, Prof. PhD Dorel Cosma, and I.G.F.’s secretary general, Rosen Bogdanov, paid a visit to the Ukrainian Folklore Federation, run by Mr. Zenon Kolybich. On this occasion Mr. Zenon Kolybich was awarded the Membership Certificate, which provides him with full rights within I.G.F ...

President of I.G.F. in Paris

President of I.G.F. in Paris

The President of I.G.F. prof. dr. Dorel Cosma spoke to Radio Enghien Paris about all I.G.F. cultural activities-“Oscar Folklore Awards”, “World Folk Stars” and he read some of his poems together with other 3 Romanian poets.   ...

IGF Board Council Meeting Serbia 2013

IGF Board Council Meeting Serbia 2013

Between 9 and 13 August 2013 in Belgrade and Obrenovac – Serbia was organized an IGF Board Meeting and the OSCAR Folklore Awards. The delegation who participated at these events was: -         Romania: Dorel Cosma – IGF President,           &nbs ...