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News from the Unima Congress 2016 in Tolosa / San Sebastián, Spain: Dadi Pudumjee, President, and Idoya Otegui, new General Secretary. Bali, Indonesia, wins the Unima Congress 2020
The Unima 2016 Congress, being carried out these days in Tolosa and San Sebastián, with the World Puppet Festival that accompanies it, has already voted their new directive: Dadi Pudumjee as President and Idoya Otegui as Secretary General. Members of the Executive Committee are: President Dadi Pudumjee – INDIA; General Secretary – Idoya Otegui; Treasurer: Lucile Bodson – France; 1st Vice – Manuel Moran – USA; 2nd Vice President – Karen Smith – USA.
The shows are happening throughout the week as well as the regional nights, in which each region of Spain or the sum of them presents its program of scenic and culinary entertainment in the Festival Club.
See here the list of the members of the Executive Comission elected by order of most to least voted:
Idoya Otegui Martínez
Manuel Morán Martínez
Pierre Alain Rolle
Check Amadou Alheri Kotondi
Katarina Klancnik Kocutar
Important new: Bali, Indonesia, will be the next organiser of Unima Congress 2020.