December 3, 2016 in the village of Iszkaszentgyörgy, Hungary will be the final events dedicated to completion of the «Finno-Ugric Capitals of Culture in 2016» the year of the international project. Special guest of the event was the Erzya folk group OYME. Далее
August 05, 2016 in a frame of a special one-day ceremony the next Finno-Ugric Capital of Culture was selected by an international professional jury, in the Hungarian Balassi Institute, Helsinki. The decision was made after the live presentations of the three candidates, Kuhmo, Sippola and Vuokkiniemi.
The 7th World Congress of the Finno-Ugric Peoples took place last week in Lahti. The World Congress unites the Finno-Ugric and Samoyed peoples at a joint forum, aiming to discuss the issues dealing with the preservation and reviving of the languages and cultures of these peoples, as well as issues concerning the rights of indigenous and minority peoples.
Ladies and Gentlemen!
We invite you to take part in our presentation of the «The Finno-Ugric Capitals of Culture – 2016» settlements. The Finno-Ugric capitals of year 2016 are the Iskasentdyord village and Vesprem city of Hungary.