The Mahbub ul Haq Human Development Centre is a policy research institute and think tank, committed to organizing professional research in the area of human development and promoting human development paradigm as a powerful tool for informing people-centered development policy. With a special focus on South Asia as a region, the Centre has the following objectives:
To sponsor research and policy studies on human development.
To stimulate dialogue among professionals and decision-makers on human development issues.
To establish adequate database and to promote suitable publications in the field of human development.
To organise national and international seminars to disseminate the research and policy findings of the institute sponsored by the Foundation.
To establish liason with national and international organizations for the promotion of these objectives.