Date: 2014-10-02
Time: 00:00:00
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Category: Conference
Subject: Winter School on Federalism and Democratic Participation

The Institute for Studies on Federalism and Regionalism at the European Academy of Bolzano/Bozen (EURAC), the Faculty of Law and the School of Political Science and Sociology at the University of Innsbruck announce their annual





The Winter School is a cross-border postgraduate programme located in the heart of the Alps

under the auspices of the Secretary General of the Council of Europe.



Dates and venues: 2-13 February 2015

The first week (2-6 February) takes place at the Faculty of Law and School of Political Science and Sociology, Leopold-Franzens-Universität Innsbruck, Austria;

the second week (9-13 February) takes place at the Institute for Studies on Federalism and Regionalism, European Academy Bolzano/Bozen (EURAC), Italy


Deadline for applications: 26 October 2014


The Winter School on Federalism and Governance is designed for participants from all nationalities who wish to upgrade their knowledge on federalism and multilevel governance via an interdisciplinary and comparative approach. We welcome applications from doctoral, postgraduate and undergraduate students, researchers, officials, employees of national/international organizations or NGOs.


The Winter School 2015 explores how federalism contributes to a multilevel, integrated and pluralistic decision-making. The 10-day programme will analyse the methods, instruments and forms of participation in multilayered systems and will present case studies from various countries. It is a unique opportunity to receive training on theoretical and practical aspects of federalism and governance.


Please see the attached flyer for major details on the Winter School 2015.

To apply and for further information, please visit: www.eurac.edu/winterschool


Please be so kind as to forward this information onto the members of your network and to potential candidates. Thank you very much!


Kind regards

The Scientific Committee

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Anna Gamper, Prof. Dr. Francesco Palermo, Univ.-Prof. DDr. Günther Pallaver


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