At the request of the municipality of Mechlin, UFSIA places its scientifically services at the disposition of the city of Mechlin for the fulfilment of four tasks:
- the inventory of databanks: UFSIA provides a summary of all existing, relevant dataressources, their accessibility and their usefulness for the city of Mechlin and the local actors. UFSIA also provides the necessary advice for local registration systems.
- the accumulation of data, which is relevant for local, social planning: UFSIA sees to the statistical and qualitative data collection, the data control and the data centralization.
- the succession of evolutions: UFSIA guarantees the assimilation and analysis of data. These analysis's are applied to formulate propositions concerning the municipal inclusive policy.
- the activity rapport: UFSIA rapport the supplied activities annually and signal notes are formulated, these are the first steps towards formulating policy suggestions.