ACSS, Arab Council for the Social Sciences

The Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS) has been a member since 2013.

The Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS) is headquartered in Beirut, Lebanon. Its mission statement, adopted in 2008, is as follows: The Arab Council for the Social Sciences (ACSS) is a regional, independent, non-profit organization dedicated to strengthening social science research and knowledge production in the Arab world. By supporting researchers and academic/research institutions, the ACSS aims to contribute to the creation, dissemination, validation and utilization of social science research and to enrich public debate about the challenges facing Arab societies. The ACSS also aims to enhance the role of social science in Arab public life and inform public policy in the region.