Good governance

European Committee on Democracy and Governance (CDDG)

 

Since 1 January 2014, the European Committee on Democracy and Governance (CDDG) is responsible to implement the Council of Europeís intergovernmental work in the field of democratic governance. It is a forum where senior officials meet to share information, views and good practice on issues concerning territorial reforms, citizensí democratic participation in public life, the modernisation of public administration, the dialogue and relations between tiers of government, public finances and transfrontier cooperation. The Committee also responds to requests from member States for targeted activities of exchange and assistance (for instance through peer reviews or thematic workshops).

The CDDG also builds on the achievements of the former European Committee on Local and Regional Democracy (CDLR).

2014/2015 CDDG Terms of reference
CDDG and other bodies

 

Plenary Sessions

1st Meeting, Strasbourg, 3-4 April 2014

Meeting report | Working Documents | Special guests

2nd Meeting, Strasbourg, 4-5 December 2014

Meeting report | Working Documents | Special guests

3rd Meeting, Strasbourg, 16-17 April 2015

Meeting report | Working Documents

 

Bureau

1st meeting of the Bureau, Paris, 3 July 2014

Meeting report

2nd meeting of the Bureau, Paris, 23 October 2014

Meeting report 

3rd meeting of the Bureau, Paris, 27 February 2015

Meeting report 

 

Working Groups

Democratic governance (GT-GD)

Reference text on democracy (GT-TD)