Nordiska Folkhögskolrådet (NFR) Nordic Folk High School Council

Who we are?

The Nordic Folk High Schools have a long tradition of cooperation. Within the Nordic framework, the Council, founded in 1956, works for the Folk High School ideology, pedagogical practice and experiments and exchange of ideas. Through it’s members – the National Folk High School Associations in the Nordic countries – NFR will form a joint frame-work and umbrella for more than 400 Folk High Schools.

What we do?

The Nordic Folk High School Council also works for giving the Nordic folk high school ideology a profile in the European and a global context. The Council holds several meetings yearly and it also arranges Nordic conferences and projects.

Our best practices

Resent NFR international projects have been arranged by support from the Nordic Council of Ministries Nordplus -funding. Following publications present the result from last three international NFR-projects: