Being a unique phenomenon within the United Nations system and the Arab League Organization, also specific to their specialized agencies - Unesco and ALECSO, National Commissions are entrusted, within their member states, with the responsibility of making the missions of both organizations known in the widest possible national circles of education, culture, sciences and communication.
Both organizations, having the same areas of competence mandated the national commission with the following:
• To ensure their active presence in the member state through education science, culture and communication
• To promote awareness of the two organizations' ideals and objectives within their framework of responsibilities
• To involve national intellectuals and scholars, as well as communities known for their contributions to the advancement of education, science, culture and communication, in the organizations' respective activities and programs.