On the 14th of October 2011 a roundtable about «Democratic principles of formation and activity of public authorities» was held in the National University “Yaroslav the Wise Law academy of Ukraine” by the department of Constitutional Law of Ukraine together with a scientific research institute «Jurisprudence» supported by the Professional Committee and the Student self-government of the University.
Roundtable was held in the context of “Law Week in Ukraine”, which was devoted to 15th anniversary of the Constitution of Ukraine. The main goal of mentioned event was a discussion of problems of democracy, democratic principles of formation and activity of public authorities, possibility of amendments to the legislation with the purpose of strengthening of public control over the elected bodies and other actual theory and practice problems of democracy.
The roundtable was opened by the assistant of the department of Constitutional Law, candidate of law sciences Tkachenko Evgeniy Volodymyrovych. Representatives of different faculties of the National University “Yaroslav the Wise Law academy of Ukraine” took part in discussion of problematical issues. Discussion statements of current legislation connected with holding of elections and referendums, democratization of public authority activity, its interaction, certain aspects of municipal bodies and local public administrations activities were clarified in the reports.