Asociación de Investigación y Estudios Sociales (ASIES) is a private non-profit center of thought, dedicated to research on and analysis of issues most relevant to Guatemala. ASIES aims to promote and encourage research, study and interpretation of national and international problems, and propose solutions aimed at promoting a democratic, pluralistic and fair coexistence.
- Promote activities and meetings that facilitate the approach of models and proposals for a solution to the national problem.
- Advise and cooperate with public and private entities.
- Contribute to the democratic formation of Guatemalans and the strengthening of the institutionality of political parties.
- Serve as a national forum to analyze and propose solutions to local, national and regional issues.
To contribute to strengthening the democratic State of law and the integral development of Guatemala through research and advocacy.
is to be a leading center of thought in the articulation of viable solutions to problems of national reality.