to support trans-national cooperation in the development and implementation of coherent and comprehensive national lifelong learning strategies at both the national and regional level, covering all types and levels of learning,
to support the identification of the main critical factors influencing the successful putting into place of national lifelong learning strategies,
to exchange experiences and good practice and to jointly experiment, test and transfer innovation in relation to the development and implementation of lifelong learning strategies,
to ensure strong institutional commitment, coordination and partnership with all stakeholders,
to implement lifelong learning strategies to achieve efficiency and equity.