Executive Secretariat for Integral Development (SEDI)

OAS :: SEDI :: Department of Social Inclusion



Support the efforts of the Member States in the formulation of public policies and in the execution of programs and projects oriented to promote development with equality and social inclusion.


-      Generate installed capacity in national agencies with responsibilities regarding inclusion and social development, labor and employment, migration and attention for vulnerable groups.

-      Support the design, validation and implementation of public policies that generate prosperity with equality.

-      Contribute to the elaboration and the follow-up of legal frameworks in the Hemisphere.

-      Promote political dialogue for the construction of consensus, the definition of hemispheric priorities and the exchange of experiences.



-       Prioritize the exercise of Rights and Gender Equality in the design and implementation of public policies for social inclusion, taking into account the multidimensional nature of exclusion

-       Ensure synergy among all section of the DIS

-       Promote the collaboration with other OAS Departments

-       Cooperate with other international organizations