The upcoming issues of Laboratorium are: 1/2017: collecting issue; 2/2017: special issue “On practices of political journalism in France and Russia” (guest editors: Ivan Chupin, University of Versailles Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, France, and Françoise Daucé, Blaise Pascal University, Clermont-Ferrand, France); 3/2017: special issue based on international conference “Between the Carrot and the Stick: Emerging Needs and Forms for Non-State Actors Including NGOs and Informal Organizations in Contemporary Russia” (guest editors: Elena Bogdanova, Centre for Independent Social Research (CISR) in St. Petersburg, Russia  and Meri Kulmala Aleksanteri Institute, Helsinki, Finland).