Conference on Strengthening Constitutional Democracy
The role of provincial and local government in making governance more effective, accountable and innovative
Cape Town, 19 – 21 August 2015
The School of Public Leadership, Stellenbosch University in cooperation with the Institute for Studies on Federalism and Regionalism of the European Academy, Bolzano (EURAC), Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS), and the Centre for Constitutional Rights will host this conference on Strengthening Constitutional Democracy with a specific focus on provincial and local government.
The conference will consist of a combination of individual paper presentations, panel discussions and key note speakers as well as innovative case showcasing. It is envisaged that there should be a great deal of interaction between academics and professional practitioners with a view to contribute to finding solutions to some of the practical problems societies in multi-sphere systems of government face.