Provide support for the successful fulfillment of their duties to the Council of Heads of State and Government, the Council of Ministers of Foreign Affairs, the Council of Delegates and the Pro Tempore Presidency.
Propose initiatives and monitor the guidelines of the different bodies of UNASUR.
Vocalize opinions and perform the function of Secretariat at meetings of the bodies of UNASUR.
Prepare and submit the Annual Report and all other respective reports to the corresponding organs of UNASUR.
Serve as depository of the Agreements of UNASUR and arrange for the necessary publication of these.
Prepare the annual budget draft to be considered by the Council of Delegates and take the necessary measures for its proper management and execution.
Prepare the Regulations draft of the functions and responsibilities of the General Secretariat and submit this for consideration and approval to the relevant bodies.
Coordinate with other Integration and Cooperation entities of Latin America and the Caribbean for the smooth development of the activities handed to them by the bodies of UNASUR.
Execute all legal acts necessary for the proper administration and management of the General Secretariat according to regulations.