To promote and facilitate collaborative and interdisciplinary BRI-related research with researchers from China and other countries along the Belt and Road to provide updated understanding and information on the BRI.

To conduct strategic research to contribute to a better understanding of the potential challenges and opportunities in BRI development.  
To serve as a networking platform for those seeking BRI-related collaboration opportunities.
推动及促进与来自中国及一带一路沿线国家学者们一同进行的有关一带一路的跨学科研究, 以便提供关于一带一路的最新资讯及理解
To organize BRI-related site-visits and interactions with the local people or organisations to provide the first hand information on various issues concerning the local development.

To conduct BRI-related conferences, seminars and training programmes to develop the required expertise for the changing environment.