The BAH shall be non-political, non-profiteering, academic, research and community development organisation. The objectives of the BAH are:
1.) To transfer and share the knowledge and technology through action programs from local involved community members to Bangladeshi rural / destitute communities in order to enhance community sustainability and their socio-economic, health, environment and livelihoods.
2.) To organize and conduct (publish or recommend) policy dialogues, round table seminars/discussions and social weather survey / opinion survey on multi-dimensional driving forces: socio-economic-environmental, educational and political issues in order to identify problems and solutions involved people, society and community in Australia and Bangladesh;
3.) To liaise with Government bodies and other organizations.
Professor Dr Qazi Kholiquzzaman Ahmad, Director, Dhaka School of Economics (DSoE), the University of Dhaka, and Chairman, PKSF (Palli Karma Sahayak Foundation or PKSF is a financial institution founded by the Government of Bangladesh to finance rural development and provide training and is located in Dhaka, Bangladesh.), Bangladesh.
Currently, the BAH deals with:
Transferring the knowledge;
Supervising research (Master’s to post-doctoral levels) at no charge;
Conducting policy dialogues and opinion survey;
Providing health and education consultations.