- Become a professional body that interacts with the public and the government and its agencies in implementing national policies especially in the field related to dams
Become the sole representative of Malaysia at the International Commission on Large Dams (ICOLD) and carry out its activities
Create and organize research, produce guidelines or research on aspects related to dams related areas
Produce and disseminate information on issues in the field related to dams
Protect the general welfare of members
Improve the professionalism among members
MYCOLD leads the profession in setting guidelines or best practices to ensure dams are built and operated safely, efficiently, economically and are environmentally sustainable and socially equitable.
To be the world’s leading professional organization dedicated to advancing the technology of dam management and engineering and supporting the socially and environmentally responsible dam and public safety.
- ICOLD leads the profession in setting standards and guidelines to ensure that dams are built and operated safely, efficiently, economically, and are environmentally sustainable and socially equitable.
- ICOLD wishes to be the world's leading professional organization, dedicated to advancing the art and science of dam engineering and promoting the wise and sustainable development and management of world's water and hydropower resources.
- ICOLD is assisting nations to prepare to meet the challenges of the 21st century in the development and management of the world's water and hydropower resources.