‘Blacking up’: we want to engage all people in the folk arts – regardless of gender, age, race and religion – so we do not support actions that can alienate sectors of the community.
EFDSS endorses and promotes:
ISM & MU Code of Practice
A set of principles to help eradicate bullying, harassment and discrimination in the music sector.
Music Education Code of Practice
Helps to ensure music practitioners provide high quality music making and learning experiences for the people they work with.
EFDSS is aligned with the ArtWorks Code of Practice Principles for Artists in Participatory Settings.
The Arts Council England Quality Principles work aims to raise the standard of arts and cultural work produced by, with and for children and young people.