1. To review the state of HRH in the region and advocate country level actions to develop HRH as part of strong health systems in pursuit of Universal Health Coverage.
  2. To promote development and refinement of country level HRH strategic plans and policies, particularly in response to health crises.
  3. To coordinate HRH knowledge generation, management and sharing.
  4. To facilitate sharing of information for regional HRH monitoring and strengthen HRH information system at the country level.
  5. To coordinate and assist countries in capacity building for HRH management.
  6. To identify and expand regional HRH expertise and mobilize resources for HRH technical support, as requested by the countries.