o To analyze urban problems including low-income housing, land use, industry and environmental pollution
o To develop progressive policy alternatives to those problems
o To advocate grassroots movements by carrying out programs for community leaders and organizers who work with the urban poor.
o Researches on low-income housing and housing welfare, employment relations and workers’ living conditions, urban pollution and community organization movements, etc..
o Training programs or workshops for the community leaders and organizers who work with the urban poor.