Last updated on:
Wednesday, 15 July 2020

In addition to the various participatory approaches applied to ensure stakeholder group integration in the development and implementation of both the NSTRAT and the ÖSTRAT, a strategy group was established in 2002 in order to develop guidance for participation in relation to SD and to interlink the actors working in this field in Austria. For further information, please visit the following website:

In July 2008, the Council of Ministers approved the new work sheets for public participation. These standards should be applied by the administration when developing programmes and policies.

The outcomes of these standards and the work of the strategy group aimed at:

Within the last months, there is a new attempt of the Federal Ministry for Climate Action to update the existing website and include major ongoing participation activities.