European Traditional Sports and Games Association

75th anniversary of the Cantabrian Skittle Federation. Santander, August 2016

by Admin in Meetings

Last August 25, 26 & 27, took place at Santander (Spain), the annual general meeting, during the ‘semana bolistica’ (skittles week).

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15th anniversary of AEJeST. Magazine JUGAJE, 25th of August 2016

by Guy Jaouen in Uncategorised

A magazine of 52 pages has been published for the 15th AEJeST anniversary (see the cover).

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Meeting of BUCAREST, Romania. 5 – 8th of May 2016

by Guy Jaouen in Meetings

The Council of AEJeST met in BUCAREST from 5 to 8th of May to the Invitation of the Romanian federation of OINA.

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MEETING of Coimbra – Lousã, Portugal. 27 – 30 / 10 / 2015

by Guy Jaouen in Meetings

The meeting of COIMBRA / LOUSA was a success. Numerous activities were programmed: inauguration of an exhibition; Conference of Pierre Parlebas (La Sorbonne, Paris); Presentation of recent books; Visit of the historic buildings of the university of Coimbra (140 000 ha); International symposium with the participation of several international delegates; Mini festival with the schools of Lousa (18 000 ha); Meeting of ITSGA.

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Festival Palmas, Tocantins, Brasil. 23 -25 / 10 / 2015

by Guy Jaouen in Meetings

World Indigenous Sports

The members of the Panamericana Asociación de Juegos y Deportes Autóctonos y Tradicionaleses lived a very warm moment of emotion after the official announcement of the Palmas Declaration (see the text). This announcement has been made during the First World festival of the Indigenous People with the participation of 10 countries: Mexico, Honduras, Panama, Peru, Colombia, Chile, Argentina, Haiti, Guadeloupe and Brazil. http://es.jogosmundiaisindigenas.com/

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International Tounament of “PLIOCKE” (Puck); Buzet, Croatia. 2 – 3/10/2015

by Guy Jaouen in Meetings, Uncategorised

AEJeST was invited by the Croatian federation Istrie pljočkarski Savez (IPS) for an international tournament of PLIOCKE (game of puck). Several conferences have also been organized with the participation of delegates and personalities of national level.

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Verona declaration – September 20th 2015 – Italy

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Declaration written during the 2015 TOCATI international festival of traditional games in the streets. Signatory organisations: International Traditional Sports & Games Association, International ICH NGOs Forum, International Society of Eastern Sports & Physical Education, Asociación Panamericana de Juegos y Deportes Autóctonos y Tradicionales, Association Européenne des Jeux et sports traditionnels, FICEMEA – Fédération Internationale des CEMEA.

In 2003, UNESCO, through its Convention for the safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH), recognised the central role of “communities, groups and individuals”, in the process of dissemination of the concept and practice of ICH.

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