Center for Sociological Research Decentralization
and Regional Development


The Center aims to provide key field stakeholders with high-quality analytics in community and territory development for optimal and evidence-based decision-making.

Currently, the team of the Center for Sociological Research, Decentralization and Regional Development is studying and analyzing:

Resilience and adaptability of communities from the moment of the full-scale invasion of Russia in 2022

• Decentralization reform – consequences of voluntary and involuntary unification in the period 2015-2020

The Center’s research is carried out within the framework of the “U-Lead with Europe” project funded by GIZ.

Separately, the Center is researching military-civilian partnerships at the community level, works on an educational project for workers from hromadas. There are separate ongoing sociological studies of particular researchers.