The Political Education Academy is a non-profit, non-governmental organization that promotes governance, democracy, parliamentarism and a multi-party system, human rights and decentralization of power. The Academy conducts fundamental and applied research in politics, economy and law. The topics of research for 2002 were:
constitutional concepts and local governance
development of democracy
problems of realization of constitutional concepts
civil society formation
Other activities of the Academy include:
The head office of the Academy is situated in Ulaanbaatar. The Academy has 6 branches in Darkhan-Uul, Dornod, Dundgobi, Uvurkhangai, Khuvsgul and Khovd aimags. The website is available in both English and Mongolian, and provides further details about the Academy, including research and training activities, staff and contact details of the local branches.