DIFI’s vision is to become a global knowledge leader on issues facing the Arab family through research, policy and outreach.
DIFI’s mission is to support the aims of the 2004 Doha Declaration on the Family by:
- Contributing to the global knowledge base on current issues facing the Arab family through the development and dissemination of high-quality research,
- Encouraging knowledge exchange on issues related to the family across an international and interdisciplinary network of researchers, policymakers, and service providers,
- Making family issues a priority for policy-makers through advocacy and outreach at the national, regional and international levels, and
- Building an international network of regional experts.