To support domestic scientific research institutions and New Southbound target countries in constructing a cooperative platform. To further our technology-based academic exchange with developing countries in Southeast Asia, South Asia and the Middle East, strengthen multilateral and bilateral technological cooperation in these regions and construct a favorable environment for signing FTAs.
To subsidize industry and academia in producing popular science programming infused with unique southeast Asian science. Topics – aimed at presenting information about Taiwan and southeast Asia's scientific resources – are to include climate, disaster prevention, biological diversity, the ecosystem, infectious diseases, and epidemics.
To subsidize academic research organizations and invite technology experts from New Southbound target countries to visit Taiwan, give lectures, and participate in research programs. These actions are aimed at facilitating international technological and academic exchange.