Prof. Dr. Melanie Sully
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Discussion on Brexit Negotiations

Event organised by Austro-British Society with guest speaker Dr Melanie Sully.
Download the PDF here. For a report see the Society events page and photo gallery Foreign Policy and UN of Austria page 


Brexit interviews with Dr Melanie Sully

Interview in the Wiener Zeitung October 2015. Here Dr Sully explains some of the technical hitches that could follow an exit vote and the implications for Scotland and Ireland. Following Cameron's proposals for a new relationship with the EU, Dr Sully gave various interviews to Television ATV and Servus TV and an interview on the Euro for the Wiener Zeitung 10.11. 2015 and as Prime Minister Cameron visits Vienna, an analysis in the Wiener Zeitung, "A Brit in Vienna Ein Brite in Wien", 26.11. 2015 by Melanie Sully. An English version of this was printed on euractiv And for good measure the German Euractiv story is here


Workshop in Podgorica

With Ambassador Fröhlich, Prof Dr Melanie Sully, Dr Josef Mantl. On Youth and Good Governance


Go Governance at the Council of Europe

Strasbourg meeting of the Group of States against Corruption on the Fourth Evaluation Round. Presentations and news here including input by Dr Melanie Sully on parliamentarians.


Go-Governance at OSCE

Dr Melanie Sully addressing the plenary at the OSCE meeting Warsaw, October 2015



Public Participation in Decision-making

Recommendations of the OSCE launched at the annual Warsaw meeting in a panel discussion led by Alice Thomas, Chief ODIHR Legislative Support Unit, Member of the Coordinating Council of International Youth Human Rights, Ambassador Maria Leissner and Dr Melanie Sully (Photo OSCE/Murat Gungor)


Go-Governance at the Long Day of Politics

An ambitious project organised by Neuwal in advance of important regional elections in Austria to encourage youth participation in politics. Here Director and deputy of Go-Governance pictured at the Demokratiewerkstatt in the Austrian Parliament. See Long Day of Politics page (in German)


The "Klub Hopping" Challenge

Article by Dr Melanie Sully in the Wiener Zeitung 19.8. 2015 p. 2 "Die Klub-Hopper-Herausforderung". In many parliaments MPs cross the floor to join another group; in some there are restrictions and in most problems ensue. Here a comparative analysis with reference to the situation in Austria (English summary click here)


The Referendum Puzzle

Dr Melanie Sully writes in the Tiroler Tageszeitung 12.9. 2015 on the UK Exit Referendum following scrutiny in the House of Commons (plus Austrian FM4 Radio interview 8.9. 2015). Article published in shorter English version in Euractiv online 14.9. 2015


Interview in "Der Standard" on "corssing the floor"

Interview in the Austrian quality daily "Der Standard", 7.8. 2015 with Dr Melanie Sully on changes of allegiance in parliamentary factions (written by Lisa Nimmervoll).