OMRAN CENTER FOR STRATEGIC STUDIES

About Us

-   Established in November 2013 in Istanbul, Turkey.
-   A research institution that serves as an essential reference on Syrian affairs in political, Local Administration, and development sectors.
-  Publishes studies and policy briefs that empower relevant actors and institutions working on Syrian affairs, supports decision-making mechanisms, and assess a complex set of data to present analytical maps and recommendations.
-   Conducts round-table discussions, seminars and workshops that promote a more systematic and methodical culture of decision-making among Syria’s future leaders.

Our Vision
An independent think tank and policy center focusing on presenting an objective understanding of Syria and the region in order to become a reference for public policies impacting the region.

Objectives

-    Support decision-making mechanisms and presenting strategies on Syrian affairs.
-    Provide practical solutions and policy recommendations to decision-makers.
-    Publish policy studies that identify challenges within the Syrian context and the region, and foresee scenarios and alternative solutions.
-    Publish papers in several languages to facilitate interaction with international actors.
-    Contribute to the accumulation of knowledge that best serves the Syrian issue.

Omran Core Values
-    Adhere to professional standards in describing and analyzing the complex reality.
-    Adopt an appropriate research methodology.
-    Enrich and develop our research team.
-    Adapt to changing conditions and needs.
-    Localize and adapt concepts and solutions to the Syrian and regional cultural andpolitical contexts.
-    Open to different orientations and methodologies through dialogue and bridgebuilding

 

Researchers

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Executive Summary The de-escalation zones from the latest Astana meeting on Syria aimed to freeze…
Tuesday June 13
In  Papers 
Executive Summary This paper evaluates and scrutinizes the various security apparatuses in Syria, starting with…
Saturday January 28
In  Papers 
Abstract: The fall of Aleppo is not the end of the opposition in Syria, but…
Saturday December 31
In  Papers 
Executive Summary Systemic, functional, and structural change in the security services is a crucial issue…
Friday November 18
In  Papers