CIOFF® Estonian Youth Commission


CIOFF® Estonian Youth Commission (EYC) was founded on March 8th 2002 on the event dedicated to the 10th birthday of the Estonian National Folklore Council. As internal regulations constitute, EYC is a working group for youth under the guidance of Estonian National Folklore Council – CIOFF® Estonian National Section. EYC has a voting right in CIOFF® Estonia’s annual meeting.

The aim of EYC is:

  • to acquire and collect knowledge about Estonian folklore;
  • to develop and support folklore activity in children and youth;
  • to represent Estonian youth movement in international arena;
  • to increase the consciousness about cultural heritage in Estonian society;
  • to assure the continuity of Estonian folklore movement.