The Council of the Federation is the upper Chamber of the Federal Assembly – the Parliament of the Russian Federation. It is formed with representatives of legislative and executive bodies of state authority of the Russian regions. There are 170 senators in the Council of the Federation.
The Analytical Department (AD) is a unit of the staff of the Council of the Federation; it executes analytical provision of Chamber and of Chamber´s leaders’ activity, including carrying out research work, analytical support of scientific and expert advisory councils subject to the Council of the Federation and its Chairperson. The main types of the Analytical Department’s analytical products are analytical reports and bulletins, information-analytical materials and inquiries.
In the branch of technology assessment the Analytical Department cooperates with institutions of the Russian Academy of Sciences, top-level Russian universities, leading Russian and foreign experts.
The AD is an associate member since the end of 2015.
Note: Membership provisionally suspended (March 2022)
Analytical Department of the Staff of the Council of the Federation
Tel: +7 (495) 692-63-47
Head of the AD: Victor Krivov
Group coordinator for cooperation with EPTA: Timur Semenov