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.