- Promote and foster responsible mining
- Assist mining companies to incorporate principles of sustainable mining into their business practices
- Create positive public perception towards mining.
- Identify, develop and promote use of best practices and create enabling framework for proactive pursuance of the fundamental tenets of Sustainable Development.
- Provide platform for sharing of best practices, training and capacity building.
- Assist and advise mining companies for continued improvement of their environmental, social and economic performance.
- Interact with all the stakeholders including Governments, Civil Society Organizations for creating enabling climate for sustainable mining to thrive.
- Network with organizations and institutions worldwide and disseminate information on sustainable mining.