The International Council of the Organization of Folklore Festivals and Folk Arts (CIOFF) held its World Congress in Bautzen, Germany. About 200 delegates of 101 Sections participated at the Congress. Among the guests IDC Secretary General J. Christian B. Kirsch, as the International Delphic Council being a partner of CIOFF since 2012. CIOFF is furthering events of Intangible Cultural Heritage, which expresses the artistic skills in dances, music, games, rituals, traditional dresses and other arts. Traditional arts are enriching the diversity of the Delphic Art Categories and make Cultural Heritage visible. 2010 the IDC started an initiative for preserving Intangible World Culture Heritage.