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GEORGIAN ENSEMBLE "MKHEDRULI" WON THE TV CHAMPIONSHIP OF EUROFOLK TV IN 2018

15 February 2019

TV contest was broadcasted in January announcing the final winners of the 12th months of 2018 in three categories: "Folklore songs", "Folklore dances" and "Individual performers".

TWENTY 30,000 EURO SCHOLARSHIPS ARE GRANTED BY THE EU FOR HERITAGE PRESERVATION EDUCATION UNDER THE ERASMUS PROGRAM

12 February 2019

Deadline for submission of applications - February 24, 2019 till 17:00 h

ASIAN CHAMPIONSHIP OF FOLKLORE FOR THE FIRST TIME

4 January 2019

For the first time in 2019, the Championship of folklore will be held in Asia.

THE PRESIDENT OF EAFF WAS ELECTED AS A MEMBER OF THE STEERING COMMITTEE OF ICH NGO FORUM AT UNESCO 13 COM

1 December 2018

Steering Committee members are 7 and are divided by regions of 176 Non-governmental organizations accredited to the UNESCO Convention on the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage.

PRESIDENT OF EAFF WAS SELECTED IN THE EXECUTIVE BOARD OF REGIONAL CENTER UNESCO - SOFIA

22 November 2018

The annual session was held on 20th of November in Sofia.

THE MOVIE ABOUT THE XV BLACK SEA FESTIVAL "EURO FOLK" 2018 IS ON AIR NOW

9 November 2018

"Wonderful festival! Colorific! Wealth with which very few nations around the world can boast!". These are just a small part of the feedback from the participants in the 15th Black Sea Festival "Euro folk" 2018, which they shared in front of the Eurofolk.

EAFF is part of the NGO’s platform (UNESCO)

29 September 2017

The European Association of Folklore Festivals – EAFF was included in the platform for communication, work in common network, exchange and cooperation of NGO organizations, accredited by UNESCO to provide advisory services to the Intergovernmental Committ

Movie for the VII th World Championship of Folklore will be transmitted on BNT2

25 September 2017

Overview movie about the VII th World Championship of Folklore “World Folk” 2017 will be transmitted on BNT2 on September 30th (Saturday) at 18:00.

Participants from Indonesia are the winners of the "World Folk" 2017 Championship

28 August 2017

Representatives of Kencana Pradipa (Universitas Indonesia) - Depok, Indonesia and their art director Donny Yoshinda won the first place at the World Championship of Folklore.

The seventh World championship of folklore “World folk” 2017 is open

19 August 2017

Under the motto “Friends in the wide variety” began the seventh edition of the World championship of folklore “World folk” 2017.

Festival №1 in Europe - "Balkan Folk" topped a world festival ranking

29 June 2017

Stara planina Fest "Balkan Folk", traditionally held every year in May in the the town of Veliko Tarnovo - capital of the Second Bulgarian Empire, headed a world top festival ranking, according to the Canadian Flight Network website. Apart from the festiv

Indonesia - absolute winner in Jesolo World Cup of Folklore 2017

30 May 2017

A dream became true for one of participating groups at the World Cup of Folklore organized in Jesolo, Italy from 18th till 22nd of May. Indonesia, rapresented by Sanggar Kesenian Aceh, Universitas Gadjah Mada got the Grand Prix Cup, Diploma for Absolute W