Acronym: ECOPOL

Title: Automated analysis of the economic and political state of CIS and Eastern Partnership countries based on open access sources

Grant Agreement No: REP-9/2015

Funding Source: Research Council of Lithuania

Duration: 12 months

Project coordinator: Mykolas Romeris University (MRU), Lithuania


Start date: September 1, 2015


  • evaluate computer linguistics tools and technologies available for open access data analysis;
  • assess the variety of methods for data gathering and analysis in order to choose the most suitable ones;
  • identify and analyze the current sources of economic and political information on selected foreign countries;
  • develop ontology for identification of sources promoting informational freedom or those suppressing free speech and/or democratic principles;
  • develop conceptual model for automated information assessment tool.

The project was carried out under the Research Council of Lithuania Fund for Relevant Research Projects.