The exhibition of Children’s drawings from South-Eastern Europe “Fairyland of legends, myths and tales from my homeland” was opened by the Mayor of Sofia Yordanka Fandakova and UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova.
On the opening ceremony on 1 December 2014, the Director-General of UNESCO, Ms Irina Bokova handed to the Mayor of Sofia, Yordanka Fandakova, a certificate proclaiming Sofia Creative City of Film.
Also, prizes were awarded to the winners of the contest as it follows:
Bulgaria is especially supportive of UNESCO’s programmes relating to the safeguarding of intangible cultural heritage, through the Regional UNESCO Category II Center for Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage in South-Eastern Europe hosted in Sofia. The Center also contributes to advancing the Organization’s strategic objectives and priorities in the area of culture and development.