Fourth Annual International Conference, at the National University "Kyiv-Mohyla Academy" Doctoral School with keynote by Dr Melanie Sully. Organised by Ihor Kohut of the Agency for Legislative Initiatives supported by USAID, East Europe Foundation et al and looking at codes of conduct, status of MPs, relation with voters
Dr Melanie Sully and Dr Josef Mantl invited to the Aspire Congress 2014 looking at peacebuilding and Europe's youth as key players in future world politics. Details here in cooperation with the Diplomatic Academy of Vienna.
Op ed in the Austrian quality "Die Presse" on the role of Speakers, voting, elections in parliaments.
Policy Brief "Britain and Europe" by Dr Melanie Sully published by the Austrian Society for European Politics, July 2014. The article looks at the referendum debate on the EU in Great Britain, parliamentary procedures and makes the case for greater transparency and ethical governance.
Experts including Dr Melanie Sully, appeared before a House of Commons committee looking at how parliamentary ethics is working and what can be improved see more