Prof. Dr. Melanie Sully

Multi Level Governance Conference

Partner of Go-Governance, the Institute for State Organisation and Administrative Reform in the Austrian Federal Chancellery, co-organised this expert round table. Dr Melanie Sully was a panel participant.

The Institute for State Organisation and Administrative Reform with the Council of Europe (Austrian Chairmanship to May 2014) and the Austrian Institute for European Law and Policy organise the annual democracy conference in Strasbourg May 5/6 2014.  For Go-Governance This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  is an active participant on the panels.

Topic this year "Multilevel Governance - from local communities to a true European community".  Topics cover the judiciary, ombudsmen, the role of the regions and municipalities, Spain, UK, France and Russia, environmental governance.

 Programme in French from the website of the law Faculty of the University of Strasbourg.

See also the Charter for Multilevel Governance in Europe, adopted by the Committee of the Regions initiated by Luc van den Brande who discussed this during the conference. "Only by involving regions and cities further in policy design can a successful implementation and assessment of EU policies be guaranteed".
More info on multi level governance work by the AER here