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I.G.F. OFFICIAL DELEGATION IN WORK VISIT IN VIETNAM

I.G.F. OFFICIAL DELEGATION IN WORK VISIT IN VIETNAM

At the invitation of the Vietnam Ministry of Culture and Tourism, a delegation from the World Folklore Union, I.G.F. has carried out a working visit aimed at knowing the traditions and cultural values of this part of the world. The visit was intermediate by director Thanh Vuong Nguyen of the Vietnam Embassy in Paris, following Vietnam's adhering to ...

I.G.F. BOARD MEETING IN SOFIA-BULGARIA 2018

I.G.F. BOARD MEETING IN SOFIA-BULGARIA 2018

Between 13 and 15 April 2018 at Sofia – Bulgaria with the big support of our general secretary Mr. Rosen Bogdanov it will be organized the IGF Board Meeting with the following order: • 13 April, 20.00 o’clock:  - IGF President’s speech - Joining IGF of the new member from Russia (Chelyabinsk) and presenting the Intern ...

FESTIVAL IN SLOBODNICA - CROATIA

FESTIVAL IN SLOBODNICA - CROATIA

The National Federation „Klass” from Croatia has organized in Slovanski Brod – Slobodnica an excellent performance on the second day of Easter. The President of the Federation Stefan Kovacievic together with the fellows from his hometown have worked hard to produce an international event inviting seven groups from different parts ...

INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION “VITTORIO DE SETA”

INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION “VITTORIO DE SETA”

INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION'S REGULATION Art. 1 – ORGANIZATION   Vittorio De Seta competition/review is conceived by the Italian Federation of Popular Traditions (since now named FITP) and organized by a team of experts specially chosen by  the FITP.   Art. 2 – PURPOSES  The competition wants to give value to the ...

INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL ”SINIGORIE” - CHELYABINSK, RUSSIA

INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL ”SINIGORIE” - CHELYABINSK, RUSSIA

The International Festival Sinigorie took place in Celiabink - Russia between October 28 and November 3, 2017. Participants on behalf of IGF: -   the president – prof.dr. Dorel Cosma -         the secretary general Rosen Bogdanov -         the vice-p ...

I.G.F. BOARD MEETING - INTERLAKEN, SWITZERLAND

I.G.F. BOARD MEETING - INTERLAKEN, SWITZERLAND

Dear fellows ,             Below you will find a list of the important issues decided by the I.G.F. Board in Interlaken: Accepting new members into the I.G.F -         India has been accepted and has to clear the membership fee for 2017. In charge: ...

I.G.F. NEWS

I.G.F. NEWS

Dear fellows , The I.G.F. Board meeting at Interlaken – Switzerland was a beautiful accomplishment and I think that our fellow Johaness Schmidt Kunz deserves our congratulations. 2017 was a year of outstanding accomplishments for the I.G.F.: -         the Conference housed by the Romanian Parliament ...

FIVE PERSONALITIES OF INTERNATIONAL CULTURAL STATUS WERE AWARDED PRIZES THIS YEAR IN KOSOVO

FIVE PERSONALITIES OF INTERNATIONAL CULTURAL STATUS WERE AWARDED PRIZES THIS YEAR IN KOSOVO

The town of Leposavic, situated in the region of Kosovo, recently hosted a grand gala on the occasion of the two most important events organized by the World Folklore Union I.G.F.            The ”Gold Star” (ex. Oscar) is dedicated to outstanding personalities of the cultural-artistic w ...