Vilnius Institute for Policy Analysis (VIPA) is a non-governmental policy think tank. Its mission is to stand for open society, liberal democracy and the rule of law. VIPA conducts research and policy analysis on topical issues relevant to Lithuania and the broader region, provides expert policy recommendations, and organizes conferences, workshops, panels and advocacy campaigns. Its interests include journalism and media ethics, media rhetoric, language policy, information technology, and digital curation.
VIPA and the Beacon project share common goals of building resilience to disinformation and strengthening democracy.