On 29th September 2011 Institute of Baltic Studies together with the Estonian Ministry of Culture organised a workshop in Tartu titled „How to measure integration? The objectives, measuring and evaluation of integration policies”. The event’s main purpose was to rally policy-makers, policy implementors and policy analysts (reasearchers) to come up with new and exchange existing ideas of the pros and cons of the integrational policies in Estonia. Special emphasis was put on the problem of measuring and evaluating the progress of integration.