The center's objectives are:
- the preservation of Kalevala traditions and culture
- cultural exchange between Finland and
the Republic of Karelia, Russia
- international cultural exchange based
on the Kalevala
These goals are supported by the numerous exhibitions and events
which the center organizes in Finland and Karelia. Visiting authors,
exhibitions, as well as musical and folklore tours - examples
of Juminkeko at its best.
The Juminkeko foundation and its partners are also active in
various projects: the production of media content for publications,
the collection and preservation of Karelian and Finnish traditions,
and the revitalization of folklore villages in Viena Karelia.