The Activities of Estonian Folklore Council

The activity of EFC characterize all-Estonian team-work between voluntary associations, research establishments, local administrations and state cultural institutions. EFC co-ordinates national and international folklore events, regulates international exchange between folklore groups, mediates information, gives a methodological, organizational and scientific assistance, organizes festivals, seminars and conferences, arranges teaching on folklore. EFC has a leadership in organizing the main folklore event in Estonia – CIOFF® International Folklore Festival BALTICA.