Alina Tatarenko (COUNCIL OF EUROPE) Head of the Centre of Expertise for Good Governance

Ms. Alina Tatarenko is Head of the Centre of Expertise for Good Governance, in Directorate General of Democracy, Council of Europe (CoE) in Strasbourg. Ms. Tatarenko has been working for the CoE for over 10 years and she is currently responsible for a number of projects providing policy advice on decentralisation, public administration, and local government reforms to the CoE member states, as well as for capacity-building projects for local authorities and their associations in Spain, Malta, Cyprus, Poland, Estonia, Ukraine, Croatia, and other countries. Her areas of expertise include decentralisation and territorial reforms, public ethics, good governance, leadership, inter-municipal, cross-border, and city-to-city cooperation. Ms. Tatarenko has earned University degrees from the Kyiv-Mohyla Academy (UKMA, Ukraine), Central European University (CEU, Budapest, Hungary) and London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE, United Kingdom).