1. Advancing Geoscience Knowledge: Enhance community knowledge and understanding of geoscience by facilitating research, networking opportunities, presentations, and training sessions.
  • Organize regular research symposiums, conferences, and workshops that promote knowledge sharing and collaboration among geoscientists, researchers, and enthusiasts;
  • Provide platforms for presenting and discussing the latest developments and findings in the field of geology, geography, and related disciplines;
  • Offer specialized training programs and professional courses to build the skills and expertise of members in geospatial technologies and related areas.
  1. Strengthening Geoscience Education: Elevate the quality of education and reinforce students' knowledge in geology, geography, and relevant fields, particularly in the realm of geographic information systems (GIS).
  • Collaborate with educational institutions to develop curriculum enhancements that integrate geospatial technologies and practices into geology, geography, and related programs;
  • Provide certification programs that validate the proficiency of students in using geospatial tools and GIS for analysis and visualization;
  • Support educators with resources, workshops, and materials to ensure effective teaching of geospatial concepts.
  1. Catalyst for Community Development: Actively contribute to community development through research, analysis, and transformative initiatives aligned with the societal needs, driven by scientific research.
  • Undertake research projects that address pressing local issues such as land use, resource management, urban planning, and environmental conservation;
  • Collaborate with local communities, NGOs, and government agencies to provide data-driven insights that inform decision-making and policy formulation;
  • Initiate projects that bridge scientific research with practical solutions, fostering sustainable development that benefits all segments of society.
  1. Promoting Geospatial Data Utilization: Encourage and facilitate the utilization of geospatial data through the adoption of geographic information systems (GIS) in Timor-Leste.
  • Raise awareness about the potential and benefits of geospatial data and GIS across various sectors including government, business, academia, and civil society;
  • Provide training and capacity-building programs that equip individuals and organizations with the skills to effectively collect, analyze, and interpret geospatial data;
  • Advocate for the integration of geospatial data and GIS in decision-making processes, leading to more informed and evidence-based outcomes.