VIPA analyses relevant political issues, provides recommendations for public policy, encourages citizen participation in political decision making.

Vilnius Institute for Policy Analysis (VIPA) is a non-governmental policy think tank whose mission is to stand for open society, liberal democracy and rule of law. We advocate for freedom and justice; free and democratic political institutions; open, fair, inclusive public debate and civic activism; good governance, government efficiency, transparency and accountability; critical media literacy and independent journalism.