The main purpose of the Forum is to combine Professional efforts of architects of the Black Sea Region with the purpose of attaining the Region’s cultural, ecological, social, economic well-being.

To this end the Forum, within the limits of its powers, shall set itself the following tasks:

  • Provision of regular and proper information to the population of the Region about all  the processes and trends concerning the Professional areas of architecture and urbanism;
  • Being constructive opponents to the governments or international organizations functioning in the Region;
  • Development of ecological problems, especially rejection of international projects which might damage local cultural heritage and pollute environment;
  • Rapprochement of legislation and regulation concerning architecture and urbanism in the Region;
  • Contribution to the improvement of architectural education and mutual recognition of architectural diplomas as well as the creation of a common Professional labour area;
  • Introduction of regional creative competitions and joint scientific achievements into practice;
  • Cooperation in the field of protection of historical heritage, particularly in the field of preservation of historical cities and vernacular architecture;
  • Formation of a common information space.