The Centre of Excellence will seek to achieve the following objectives:
Facilitate targeted and predominately internet-based capacity-building programmes in areas that benefit small states.
Serve as a focal point for sharing of best practices in areas that benefit small states.
Maintain links with development agencies, academia and other relevant organisations to further the interest of the Centre and the development of small states.
Provide an information and referral service for academic and research work on small states, including building and maintaining a repository of research information relevant to small states’ development.