CEPHED envisioned following objectives to be achieved.
- Carryout research for development of new technology and Coordinate with the other scientific institutes and brings their developed technology, knowledge, skills up to the grass root level for healthy living and environment safety in the area of environment and public health.
- Develop suitable laboratory to assess environment pollution and its study.
- Help government to fulfill its objective through making access new research results, technologies to people up to village, town and urban center of the area of environmental development and public health.
- Provide feedback and technical support to Government of Nepal, Local Authorities, and Donor Consortium in the environment and public health related matter.
- Enhance capacities of local people and grassroots organizations through awareness raising, training, workshops, seminar, exhibition and other easy means of information dissemination.