The Qatari society is based on the values of justice, benevolence, freedom, equality, and high morals.
The State shall maintain the pillars of the society and ensure security, stability, and equal opportunities for all citizens.
The State shall strive to strengthen the spirit of national unity, cooperation, and fraternity among all citizens.
The family is the basis of the society. A Qatari family is founded on religion, ethics, and patriotism. The law shall regulate adequate means to protect the family, support its structure, strengthen its ties, and protect maternity, childhood, and old age.
The State shall provide care for the young, and protect the same from corruption, exploitation, evils of physical, mental and spiritual neglect. The State shall also create conducive circumstances for developing their capabilities in all fields based on sound education.
The State shall foster public health; provide means of prevention from diseases and epidemics and their cure in accordance with the law.
The State shall foster, preserve and help disseminate sciences, arts, cultural and national heritage, and encourage scientific research.
Education is one of the basic pillars of social progress. The state shall ensure, foster, and endeavor to spread it.
Ownership, capital and labour constitute the foundation of the social structure of the State; and the same are individual rights with a social function and which shall be regulated by the law.
Private property is inviolable; and no one shall be deprived of his property save by reason of public benefit and in the cases prescribed by the law and in the manner stated therein provided that the person concerned is fairly compensated.
The State shall guarantee freedom of economic enterprise on the basis of social justice and balanced cooperation between private and public activity in order to achieve socio-economic development, increase in production, achieve public welfare, raise standard of living, and provide job opportunities in accordance with the provisions of the law.
Natural wealth and its resources are the property of the State; and the State shall preserve and exploit the same in the best manner in accordance with the provisions of the law.
The employee- employer relationship shall be based on the ideals of social justice and shall be regulated by law.
The State shall encourage investment and shall provide the necessary guarantees and facilities for it.
The law shall regulate State loans.
The State shall preserve the environment and its natural balance in order to achieve comprehensive and sustainable development for all generations.