Preserving dignity and human rights
Constructing integrated and inclusive societies
The Directorate of Human and Social Sciences seeks to be the bridge to build a better Islamic World and a civilizational knowledge system whose development is people-driven, relying on the potential of people, especially its women and youth, and caring for children. The Directorate’s priorities will be to develop high-quality work programmes based on good international research works and expertise, understand the Islamic World issues, its transformations, challenges and impact namely economic, food and health security; human, civil, economic and social rights; dignity and socioeconomic inclusion.
The multisectoral approach will be used to implement the Directorate of Human and Social Sciences plan of action through cross-departmental collaboration and decentralized approach. The Human and social Sciences Directorate will contribute to provide the expertise and knowledge management for designing ICESCO operations that require human and social interventions.