On 13 December 2016, local afternoon time in Paris, China Folklore Photographic Association has been elected successfully once again as the member of NGO-UNESCO Liaison Committee, serving two-year terms until 2018.
During the competitive election, representatives of CFPA, led by president Mr. Shen Che, were have the speech in Chinese, French and English from time to time. Mr. Philippe Beaussant, from International Council of Organizations of Folklore Festivals and Folk Arts (CIOFF), has elected to be the president of NGO-UNESCO Liaison Committee this year.
NGO-UNESCO Liaison Committee, formed by 10 non-governmental organisations of UNESCO, can serve two year terms for each section and get elected again for the next section. The liaison committee is on behalf of the interests of all NGOs, official partners with UNESCO, executes the resolutions through the international conference of NGOs.