• To enhance the effectiveness of communication with Member States in the region, the Regional Representative, Partners at the Regional and International levels, Donors, and the World Customs Organization.

  • To enhance the role of the Regional Office for Capacity Building in the relevant regional activities, including the establishment of strategic partnerships with the private sector and donor agencies at the regional, and global levels.

  • To assist the Member States in the region to implement best practices in trade security and facilitation.

  • To assist the Member States in the region to optimize the application of conventions, recommendations, standards, and recent procedures that are issued by the Word Customs Organization on the development of customs policies.

  • To work on the development and modernization of the customs issues at the regional level, according to the strategies of the World Customs Organization in order to contribute to sustainable economic development for all countries of the region.

  • To adopt a pool of experts in the field of capacity building in the region in coordination with the World Customs Organization.