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Today in Frankfurt am Main (Germany) The Association For International Sport for All (TAFISA) signed a memorandum of understanding with the Ethnosport World Society.
The Ethnosport World Society launches a global project - a world series of the "Ethnosport Challenge" tournaments. The first tournament will held in Georgia within the framework of the national festive of Giorgoba on May 5, 2018.
The decision that Arab countries on EWS board will represent EWS Ali Al-Ebrahim from Kuwait was taken today during the meeting of EWS President Alexei Kylasov with member of the ruling family of emirs Talal Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah.
New EWS vice-president now is Joseph Salumu Rashidi from Democratic Republic of Congo.
The Ethnosport World Society, as well as associated organizations, received invitations to the First World Ethnosport Forum, scheduled on February 17-18, 2018 in Antalya, Turkey, organized by a fake organization called the World Ethnosport Confederation.
In the historical place of Krestov Brod in the city of Roshal, as it should be on the holy week, traditional games "Krestovskie kulachki" were held.
On the San Francisco campus of the Department of Education, 300 primary school students are acquainted with the traditional games of the peoples of Spain.
December 16 in the sports complex "Luzhniki" for the first time held traditional games on Nikola Winter’s, organized in Russian games project by the Ethnosport Federation of Russia.
Alexey Kylasov became as coordinator of the UNESCO Advisory board Ad hoc working group on traditional sports and games
On December 8 at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris Alexey Kylasov included as coordinator of the UNESCO Advisory board Ad hoc working group on traditional sports and games.
In Palma de Mallorca, Spain, a memorandum of understanding between the Ethnosport World Society and the International Society of Eastern Sport and Physical Education (ISESPE) signed by presidents of these organizations.
Elected the new president and Council of the European Traditional Sports and Games Association (AEJST)
In Palma de Mallorca (Spain) during the General Assembly of the European Traditional Sports and Games Association (AEJST) was held which a new executive committee was elected, including the new president, it was the Catalan, professor Pere Lavega Burges.
In October 2016 Ethnosport and the concept behind it became subject of an academic seminar in Germany for the first time. The two cultural anthropologists Malte Wulfinghoff and Robin Schneegaß designed and conducted the practice-related seminar “Ethnosport” for the winter term 2016/17 at the department of social and cultural anthropology of the Eberhard Karls-University in Tübingen.
WikiLeaks published information on the UNESCO convention on traditional games blocked by the USA. As a result, the importance of preserving traditional games was only mentioned in the minutes of the 33rd General Conference of UNESCO in 2005.
Statement by the Alexey Kylasov, President of the Ethnosport World Society, on the World Indigenous Games Brazil, which take place in these days:
Atmanovskiy pugilism (traditional games) was awarded a diploma of the National Award in the field of event tourism “Russian Event Awards – 2015”. The ceremony was held at Korston hotel in Kazan.