International Information and Analysis Center Development of the Ukraine (IIA CRU) was founded by a group of political experts, political consultants, journalists, international lawyers, safety and security experts from Russia, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Lithuania.

The main headquarters is located in Kiev, Ukraine.

The goal of the Center is objective analysis of events and trends that determine development of political and economic situation above all in Russia as the main actor in post-soviet space and former Soviet countries.

For purpose of research IIA CRU uses only open source information.