RCEP is mandated according to the agreement signed between UAE Government and UNESCO to render the following Educational Services:
a) To build national and regional capacity for modern educational planning by targeting senior officials and technical staff of ministries of education and other ministries directly related to the education sector, such as finance ministries...etc. through
(i) Training in all aspects of education planning, management and leadership.
(ii) Training in applied education research by undertaking fact-finding and analysis work focused on specific needs of Gulf States, Arab States and other.
(iii) Awareness-raising with regard to specific sector development issues which are of priority for the countries in the region.
b) To facilitate access to information on educational planning and management of other countries and relevant information published by the International organizations and Institutions in particular the UNESCO International Institute For Educational Planning (IIEP) by making material of relevance available to trainees of the center in Arabic & English, including translating selected material into Arabic and disseminating material on educational planning & management to education authorities in the region.