Opinion Festival9-10 August 2024 in Paide

The Opinion Festival is a meeting place for all layers of society, giving a platform for different worldviews. Its mission is to improve debate culture and civic education. The Festival is free of charge and open to everyone in Estonia and beyond who would like to discuss and tackle issues that matter for all of us.

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Seven tips for how to make your discussion more interactive

Every year in August, around 10,000 people come to Paide in Estonia to take part in close to 170 public…
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Opinion festival is looking for discussion ideas and organizers

The content of the twelfth Opinion Festival will be largely determined over the next two weeks, as the open call…
Loe rohkem

Tartu [pre]opinion festival is looking for discussion ideas

The city of good thoughts always has room for new ideas, which is why this spring, the [pre]opinion festival will…
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The Opinion Festival is made possible thanks to the contribution of its volunteers. Looking at the picture gallery of the Opinion Festival hundreds of people can say with pride and satisfaction: “I organized Opinion Festival together with these people!”


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