Ankara Political Center (APM) was established on January 30, 2012. It is a think tank that is independent of political parties and interest groups. It studies strategic expansion and social change, creates a variety of solutions, and supports the creation of solutions through data-driven analytic research. APM promotes discussion on the level of civil society and aims to support policy development and promote participation. Its goal is to present its policy recommendations to private and public institutions, the media and the public.

The main goal of APM is to strengthen international communication on domestic and foreign policy issues and to support the development of participation in creation of ideas and solutions. It aims to take the necessary measures to better understand the thoughts and priorities of countries and peoples in our geography in the global arena. With this goal, APM participates in discussions and research conducted by the international community, print and digital media, think tanks, opinion leaders and decision-makers.