The objectives of the Federation

  1. To bring about close association between the earth science societies of Southern Africa.
  1. To organise, through members, national events and other activities for the benefit of members and the public.
  1. To co-operate with state departments and other organisations in order to promote interest in the mineral resources of Southern Africa, and related disciplines.
  1. To co-operate, and possibly affiliate, with similar federations in the rest of the world.