Join and Support The OICD

A network of change agents, researchers and developers.

We are:

  • Passionate communicators and change agents
  • Committed to human rights, promoting equality, and discovering and engaging the roots of human suffering
  • Keen to continue to advance our understanding on the human experience of culture and identity
  • Passionate about effectively and ethically applying arts and human sciences to practical social transformation

We work to:

  • Increase and promote knowledge of identity and culture
  • Allow the world to be seen through the eyes of those who are experiencing or causing harm or distress
  • Increase and promote the knowledge that divisions of identity and culture are a root cause of inequality and conflict
  • Promote and support OICD educational, research and intervention projects across: health and human services, community development, conflict transformation, law enforcement - CVE/PVE, diplomacy, impact assessment, social/government policy making & communication strategy
  • Become a member

    Join our network of like-minded individuals from all backgrounds.

    Click here to register as an OICD Member.

  • Subscribe to our Newsletter

    We have our own newsletter: Identity Digest.

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  • Send us an e-mail

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  • Get Involved

    Interested in getting hands-on experience in identity & cultural development? Why not consider applying to become an OICD intern or an OICD Research Affiliate

  • Donate to the OICD

    The OICD is a non-profit organization. Your donations to the OICD directly support and fund our real-world application projects, which are co-conceived by our members and partner organizations.