Network members have agreed on the following objectives, to be promoted through joint research and other activities and projects:
- to foster the exchange of information between the members;
- to foster development of expertise, peer-learning and exchange of best practices;
- to develop and implement joint projects focused on policy research and related to the EU accession of the Region;
- to improve the quality and use of policy research as a basis for policy making in the Region;
- to increase the involvement of the civil society in the policy making process for EU accession;
- to promote dialogue between civil society actors and national authorities, regional organisations and the EU.