PPMI is one of the largest private public policy researchLogo_EN_for print institutes in the Central and Eastern European region. Since its establishment in 2001, the institute’s research and advice has been contributing to the improvement of public policies in Lithuania and the EU. Talented research team provides research-based advice aimed at improving public policies and their management, helps public sector organisations deal with contemporary public policy challenges and enjoys working on complex issues, providing evidence-based solutions and making a difference.

In addition to coordination and management of the OpenUP project, PPMI will also carry out surveys as well as produce a set of policy recommendations & guidelines for national and European stakeholders, including EU institutions and a valuable tool in advancing a more open and gender-sensitive science system.