- To ensure the exchange of information and experience and increase understanding on management of long-lived waste, spent fuel and decommissioning waste.
- To elaborate waste management strategies, including regulatory approaches.
- To increase scientific and technical knowledge for the management of radioactive waste.
- To enhance co-operation with non-member countries with a view to promoting safe waste management practices and addressing current waste management concerns.
To assist Member countries in the area of radioactive waste management, developing safe management and disposal strategies for spent fuel, long-lived waste, and waste from the decommissioning of nuclear facilities.