The main objectives of AAGAAS are :

  1. To promote various environmentally sustainable initiatives focusing on natural resource conservation and  recycle  for long term growth and sustainability.
  2. Undertake activities for the protection of bio-diversity  of the mountain region.
  3. To promote the various crafts existing in rural and urban areas of the Central Himalayan region of Uttarakhand and work for the economic upliftment of craftpersons , Women folk and youths of the region.
  4. Facilitate technology transfer in  areas related to agriculture, horticulture, biotechnology interventions and promotion of local crafts.
  5. Support  rural marketing  and sales through  various measures such as establishment of display centers, marketing tie-ups etc
  6. Provide training for capacity building and skill up gradation  in various areas to improve economic independence.