The Council of Scientific Societies at the Presidium of the Polish Academy of Sciences was created in 1963. Since then, its tasks include:

  • representing the social science movement;
  • undertaking activities aimed at the development of science and its dissemination as a part of the statutory activity of scientific societies;
  • preparing - for the Academy authorities and state authorities - opinions on the social scientific movement and its participation in the general scientific and educational policy of the state.