The Jordan Center for Social Research (JCSR) was established in (1998), as an independent and not-for-profit institution. The Center aims at fostering and promoting scientific knowledge on various aspects of Jordanian and the MENA region.
The main areas of interest to the center are Development and Social changes, Social inequality, Poverty and Unemployment, Gender Inequality, Violence against women and children, Social problems, and Social Policy.
In fact, our Center is dedicated to academic and professional excellence through cooperating with the best and most experienced researchers in the country, and through the utilization of the most innovative social research techniques (quantitative and qualitative).
The Center seeks to bridge the gap between academic research and concerned institutions through policy-oriented research. The Center cooperates with governmental and non-governmental as well as regional and international civil society organizations that have similar interests and concerns. It also provides consultations in a variety of issues for national and international organizations.