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Institute for Public Affairs (IVO) 2002f
Hviezdoslavovo nam. 17 Bratislava 811 02, Slovakia
tel:42-1 2 5441 0744 fax:42-1 2 5443 4015

Organizational Status: Independent institute, founded in 1997.

General Description: The mission of IVO is to analyze social, political, economic, foreign policy, legal and cultural issues of public interest; to conduct research on public policies and their consequences; to publish and disseminate widely the institute's findings; to make practical recommendations for improved government policy; to study, document and help to promote Slovakia's transition to a free, democratic and open society; to stimulate public debate on important issues through lectures, seminars, workshops and roundtable discussions; and to promote the active involvement of informed citizens in public life.

Annual Budget: USD 297,000 (2000)

(As of December, 2002)

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