The Center’s mission is to:
- Foster the study of Federalism around the world, and select Regional Integration efforts
- Promote innovative research on issues related to comparative Federalism and select Regional Integration efforts
- Facilitate the training of new generations of scholars and experts in issues pertaining to Federalism at the national level, as well as the evolution of select Regional Integration efforts (like the African Union and ASEAN, and many others)
- Serve as a forum for vibrant discussions on legal, political and economic developments and contemporary international affairs which nurture the exchange of ideas across disciplines, nations, and generations.