The Vision of the Organization

Wathiqat Wattan thrives in documenting oral history spaces; spreading its humanitarian message; reinforcing its pioneering experience; encouraging a review of the major events in various aspects of Syrian and Arab life; contributing to building collective awareness based on a culture of openness to the other and respect of societal pluralism; constituting a central source of historical oral information; stressing the concept of partnership in collecting historical data; emphasizing the significance of adopting a critical approach in reading Syrian and Arab history and rewriting it according to new scientific standards; establishing a research center for scientists, thinkers, researchers, and specialists from different nationalities; turning their outputs into different forms of productions such as life books, films, studies, researches, etc; and creating broader and deeper opportunities for decision-makers to reach results and knowledge that is efficient for the decision-making process.