dr András Levente Gál
dr András Levente Gál was born in 1970 in Budapest. He has degree in the field of legal studies, in political sciences and in public procurement consultancy.
He worked at the Hungarian Television and the Law Office Nr. 99. in Budapest. In 1999 he became Ministerial Commissioner, then the Administrative State Secretary of the Ministry of Education. Between 2010 and 2012 he was the State Secretary of the Ministry of Public Administration and Justice, then he held the position of Commissioner for coordinating the implementation of the Good State development concept. Since 2012 he is the manager of the G.A.L. and Partner Law Firm.
His public mandates are diversified: he has served as the Chairman of the National Association of PhD Students’ International Network (recently Honorary Chairman), the Supervisory Board of the Foundation of Hungária Television and of the Bolyai Műhely Foundation, the Advisory Board of the Hungarian Administrative and Structure Development Foundation, and of the István Pálfi Foundation.
Since November 2012 he has been the Vice Chairman of CESCI.
An annual meeting of the approval bodies of the European territorial association was held in Brussels on 18 September 2018, during which the István Pálfi Prize was handed over. In 2018, the Hungarian prize-winning was Imre Csalagovits, Head of Department of the Ministry of Finance, while the international winner was Dirk Peters, a leading foreign expert in the European Commission's Regional Directorate-General.
EuroAccess - A new online information point and search tool has been launched where you can search for more than 200 EU-funded programs. The platform is available here.//2018.10.25.
Our project, the SECCo2 – Youth for cross-border partnership and cohesion of the EUSDR andEUSAIR, got an invitation to the 5th Danube Participation Day which was held on 17th October, in Sofia, Bulgaria. Our colleague, Enikő Hüse-Nyerges, project manager introduced the initiative to those interested during the afternoon session.//2018.08.01.
The first study of our project 'Legal accessiblity among the V4 countries' was published. The document on the Nordic Council is available here.//2018.07.13.
The ABS organized its second world conference, this year in Vienna and Budapest. Yesterday, on the way from Vienna to Budapest CESCI organized a field-trip to the Memorial Park of the Pan-European Picnic of 1989 located next to the border crossing point between Sankt Margarethen im Burgenland and Sopronkőhida. The program included three consecutive presentations: Béla Bartók explained the border regime in the time of Communism, László Nagy explained the events and circumstances of the opening of the border while Gyula Ocskay, linked the historical events to our current times by talking about the developments along the Hungarian borders over the last 30 years and about the present situation of cross-border cooperation.