One of DCNA’s core goals is to promote institutional capacity and partnership building and, where necessary and efficient, technical resource sharing. This is achieved through the evaluation of needs within the parks and conservation organisations followed by targeted training and work exchanges.

DCNA facilitates and supports several multi-island conservation projects as a means of addressing gaps and needs at a regional level. DCNA strives to provide a higher standard of, and professionalise nature management within the Dutch Caribbean.