Provide a network of support and contact for member institutions and professionals in land related activities in Eastern Africa;
Provide a forum for exchange of experiences, ideas and data on land related issues of regional concern;
Establish staff exchange, joint research projects, staff development projects, and other programs pertaining to the Network objectives;
Establish student exchange, joint academic programs, field-based education, distance learning, executive education programs, and other programs pertaining to land administration and management;
Establish regional/international fora to benchmark and discuss common challenges and opportunities within land administration and management;
Promote networking with other organizations dealing with land administration and management;
Promote capacity development within the Network.
The Network shall work closely with Government institutions/ministries responsible for land matters in each Member State;
Undertake other programs as determined by the members of the Network at Annual Workshops;
Advocate for better land administration and management at policy level.
It is the goal of EALAN to become a platform for sharing and exchanging ideas, skills, experiences, knowledge, plans and programmes in land administration and management through training, education, research, practice and dissemination in Eastern Africa.