The Athens Development and Governance Institute ADGI–INERPOST was established in 1992 as a non-profit organisation, in Athens, Greece.

The ADGI–INERPOST is a Non-Govermental Organisation (NGO), registered with the Bureau of International Development Cooperation (YDAS) of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Hellenic Republic.

According to its Charter, the ADGI–INERPOST may participate in a wide range of activities, including the following:

  • Analysis and recommendations related to policy issues including Economic and Social Development, Foreign Policy, Defense and Security, Education, Culture, and Governance.
  • Policy dialogue at the national and international level regarding economic interdependence, growth, investment promotion, environmental protection, management of immigration flows and best use of new technologies.
  • Elaboration, implementation and evaluation of development cooperation and assistance programmes to alleviate poverty, to fight social exclusion and to safeguard human rights.

ADGI-INERPOST seeks to achieve its objectives through policy analysis and dialogue, as well as through implementation of related programmes in its fields of competence. In this connection, the Institute seeks to strengthen its networking activities in Greece and abroad with relevant public, private and international Institutions and agencies, including the N.G.O. Community.