IPA Hosting Book – Version 09 – April 2019

Dear IPA Friends,

On behalf of the Socio-Cultural Commission, please find attached the IPA Hosting Book kindly updated for April 2019 by Vossie Vos of IPA South Africa.

Changes include:

Section Canada

Other Accommodation: Amended Website address on page 8

Section Germany

Official IPA House: The IPA House ‘Altes Schäferhaus’ in Büdingen, Germany, is now closed

Section Italy

Other Accommodation: Amended physical and email address of Stifterhof Castle

The Hosting Book can also be found in an online magazine version here: IPA-HostingBook-April2019 and will be updated on the IPA IAC website Tuesday 26th April (https://www.ipa-international.org/IPA-Houses)

If your IPA section would like to update the information contained in the Hosting Book, please contact Vossie at vossie.ipa@gmail.com or the IAC at iac@ieb-ipa.org

Kind Regards



First Folklore Festival 2019

Dear IPA friends, On behalf of our team, 
it is our pleasure to remind you that IPA – Bulgarian Section organize First Folklore Festival on 4th-8th September 2019.Please, inform your members about this event. We want to create together a big colourful celebration – national costumes, folklore music, dances, rituals, cuisine and souvenirs! A great opportunity to know each other culture! It is for IPA members and their families. Our kind request is to read the proposal and to spread it among your members. As you can see, we did our best regarding appropriate price. We are waiting for your response! 
Best regards, Desislava Viktorova mob. tel. : 00359888435235 

IPA – Bulgarian Section

Servo per Amikeco!

IPA Spain Family Superfun Week – Deadline Extension

We previously circulated information regarding IPA Spain’s Family Superfun Week, and this email serves the purpose to inform you that the deadline for registration of this event has been extended.

The previous registration deadline was  31st May 2019. The new deadline for registration is 30th June 2019.

Please find the updated document for this event attached to the email.

Any enquiries and registrations should be sent to ipafamilyweek@gmail.com or ipavalles@gmail.com  

Kind regards

Servo per Amikeco

Jesús Casares Blázquez


IPA España

Message from IPA Croatia: IYG 2019 fully booked

Message :

We inform you that we are fully booked for the IPA IYG 2019.

Vacancies might arise, if sections who have reserved seats and committed to participate,  do not attend due to reasons that prevent them from doing so.

We will know this after 1st May 2019.

We have also posted this information on our website www.ipa.hr .

Many thanks,

Vlaho Lujo

Head IYG Coordinator

IPA Section Croatia

IPA Switzerland Event: 50th Anniversary of the Central Region

The Zentralschweiz (Central-Swiss) Region of IPA Switzerland have organised a friendship weekend to celebrate their 50th anniversary from 13th to 15th September 2019.

Full information and registration form have been attached (German only).

The event can also be found on the international website:  https://www.ipa-international.org/Events/central-region-50th-anniversary/152300

Kind Regards



IPA Information Guide – March 2019

Please click here to view the latest edition of the IPA Information Guide:  IPA-Information-Guide-March-2019  

The Guide has also been attached in pdf format for you.

Since the last edition, there have been changes to the following sections’ pages:

·         Canada

·         Czech Republic

·         F.Y.R.O Macedonia

·         Ireland

·         Macau

If your section has an update, please kindly send it to the IAC for inclusion in the next edition.

Kind Regards



IPA Newsletter March 2019

Dear IPA friends

Welcome to the March 2019 edition of the IPA Newsletter!


A pdf version has been attached for your convenience, and as always, a Word copy is available on request.

Please circulate the IPA Newsletter as appropriate – it will of course also be published on the IPA international website and on social media.

I hope you enjoy this edition, and welcome your feedback J

Kind regards,

Elke Schülpen-Roberts

Office Manager & Newsletter Editor

IPA International Administration Centre