- Promotes the key principles and commitments of DIF to all relevant audiences
- Maintains a public profile through events, presentations, etc.
- Seeks representation for and active involvement of DIF in relevant European fora
- Maintains awareness throughout its membership of all relevant developments
- Collaborates, where practicable, on communications strategies
- Welcomes new members who are committed to interoperability
- Facilitates members' engagement with issues where there may be no DIF common position