To facilitate and support community development based on the principle that a sustainable and resilient community is inextricably linked to sustainable local economies and protection of biodiversity and the natural environment
- To support local communities and community organisations to identify and achieve their sustainability aims.
- To help build relationships, partnerships and networks at all levels to foster resilience and capability within communities to address emerging sustainability issues.
- To identify, develop and implement major community sustainability projects.
- To support and conduct research to address issues associated with sustainable community futures including environmental, social, economic and governance and biodiversity issues and impacts.