Carrying out research and international publications related to sustainable development, combating climate change, cooperation issues and cooperation initiatives in the region of Mekong countries; conducting international cooperation and training activities to expand the research network, forming a research ecosystem; become a bridge between policy-making agencies and policy beneficiary groups; provide policy consultation reports.
- Chinese economic and strategic issues;
- Economic issues – strategic countries of the Mekong region;
- Issues on sustainable development of the Mekong region;
- Climate change issues in the Mekong region;
- International cooperation between the countries of the Mekong and the United States, China, Europe and Asia on resource management and new multilateral cooperation mechanisms;
- Multilateral strategic cooperation initiatives in the Mekong region;
- Political theories – water.