Civita is a liberal think tank that aims to contribute to an increased understanding for and commitment to liberal values and solutions. Civita shall convey knowledge and ideas about these liberal values in a way that expands the field of political debate and the possibility of policy reform.
Civita will emphasize the ideological and principled perspectives. Civita seeks not only to explain, but also to promote, the meaning of liberal values, through research and analysis, participation in the public debate, lectures, meetings and publications. Among the basic liberal values are liberal democracy, human rights, a free and open economy, a strong civil society and personal responsibility. Liberal rights protect and promote the freedom of the individual.
Civita is organised as a network of persons with diverse political affiliations and from different sectors of society (academia, business, media, organisations and politics). Civita is a politically independent, non-profit organisation.
Civita works towards increased knowledge about and support for liberal values and solutions. Civita aims to create attention and interest for these through research and analysis, participation in the public debate, lectures, meetings and publications.