International exhibition Slavic Carnivals

Fifth session of the General Assembly of the States Parties to the Convention 2003 – 2-5 June 2014 in Paris
Bulgaria was elected in the UNESCO Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage

International exhibition “SLAVIC CARNIVALS”

On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the International Foundation of the Forum of Slavic Cultures and to mark its long-lasting cooperation with UNESCO, the international exhibition “SLAVIC CARNIVALS” was inaugurated on Tuesday, 3 June 2014 at 1 PM at the UNESCO Headquarters (Salle des Pas Perdus).

The exhibition was created upon the initiative of the Forum of Slavic Cultures (Ljubljana, Slovenia) by museums from 12 Slavic countries that will later host the exhibition.

Inaugural addresses:
Ms. Mechtild Rossler, Deputy Director, Division for Heritage, UNESCO
Mr. Hanz-Martin Hinz, President of the International Council of Museums
Mrs. Andreja Rihter, Director of the Forum of Slavic Cultures
Mrs. Bojana Rogelj Skafar, Director of the Slovene Ethnographic Museum