General Assembly of the Regional Centre for Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage in South-Eastern Europe under the auspices of UNESCO


On 1 April 2014 at 10:00 am in Conference Room Royal 1 of Sheraton Sofia Hotel Balkan was held General Assembly of the Regional Centre for Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage in South-Eastern Europe under the auspices of UNESCO.

During the event were presented the updated composition of the Executive Board and the new Executive Director of the Centre. Basic documents of the Centre were discussed and adopted.

The General Assembly was opened by Ms. Lyudmila Dimitrova, Chairman of the Executive Board, and introductory remarks were made by Mr. Frank Proschan, Representative of the Director-General of UNESCO and Chairman of the General Assembly of the Centre.

The General Assembly attended by Mr. Kiril Arnautski, Chairman of Sozopol Foundation.

During the event Mr. Arnautski held an official conversation with Mr. Frank Proschan, Representative of the Director-General and Chairman of the General Assembly of the Centre. They discussed in detail the implementation of the International Forum “The role of Youth for the safeguarding of tangible and intangible cultural heritage“, organized by Sozopol Foundation and scheduled for 27 September-1 October 2014, in Sofia and Sozopol.