Institute of Socio-Economic and Political Studies (IISEPS) was established in
February 1992 by group of academics, journalists, politicians and businessmen. Now
IISEPS is registered as public institution in the LithuanianRepublic.
mission is to promote formation of civil society and free market economy in Belarus through
study socio-economic and political process of transition from totalitarianism
to democracy and active promotion of values and principles of liberalism.
activities of the Institute are:
sociology, economics and political science
of conferences and seminars
and dissemination of information-analytical materials
with public opinion leaders and experts
of materials of mass media and other structures
program documents of leading structures of civil society - political parties,
public associations, governmental structures etc
Institute is working on the project: "Strengthening pro-"wide
Europe" attitudes in Belarus".
The main aim of the project is to analyze public and elites' attitudes in Belarus towards "wide Europe", to
promote pro-"wide Europe" attitudes through wide publication of these
results, and in this way to meet challenges of Europe
The website of the Institute in Russian and English features main activities, IISEP news bulletins, seminar and conference reports and analytical papers (no full versions available online).