The Centre’s activities can be carried out by Geographic Sections (related to the location of the adhering Universities) and/or by Thematic Sections (related to specific areas of interest for the Centre). Each Thematic Section can be divided into Research Units.

To organize its operational functions, the Centre can equip itself with Independent Research Units, Operative Units and Services. The following Independent Research Units are active at the moment:

The functioning of the Sections, Units and Services is regulated by the Implementing Regulation.