Mission & Vision


The vision of the Centre is to create opportunities for linking research and socio- economic development.


The Institute for Interdisciplinary Research and Consultancy Services exists to promote research and teaching for socio-economic advancement in Northern Ghana in particular and Ghana as a whole. The centre conducts inter-disciplinary research in the domain of development and social sciences, facilitates and coordinates research activities in the faculties and liaises with Civil Society Organizations to disseminate research findings for development and policy advocacy. It organises professional training at the graduate level and short courses for capacity building for grass-root development.