News

Erik Uszkiewicz participated at a study visit organised by the European Commission Representation in Hungary held between 7 and 9 November 2018 in Brussels. Presentations of officials working for the European Commission and the Permanent Representation of Hungary to the European Union focused on the challenges facing the European Union like migration, Brexit and the new fiscal framework, as well as the relationship between Hungarian and European interests.

István Hegedűs gave an interview to Klubrádió about the results of the new Eurobarometer survey on 18 October 2018.

István Hegedűs gave an interview to Klubrádió on 12 October 2018 discussing the chances of the European party families to give the next President of the European Commission. According to Hegedűs the European elections and the competition of the Spitzenkandidaten might change the European position of Fidesz as well.

The article "Trying To Break Up. European Political Movements and the Hungarian Question" written by István Hegedűs was published in Élet és Irodalom on 5 October 2018.

Events

András Pethő, founding editor of Direkt36 and András Szabó, journalist were the guests at the event of the Hungarian Europe Society on 31 October 2018. They talked about the secret Russian-Hungarian connections and their mapping with the tools of investigative journalism as well as the...
The Hungarian Europe Society and the German Marshall Fund of the United States organised the final event of the V4Europe project entitled "Turning the tide of populist authoritarianism. Mobilising a pro-European agenda in Central Europe" on 16 October 2018 at the Residence Palace in Brussels. The...
The German Marshall Fund of the United States and the Hungarian Europe Society are pleased to invite you to: Turning the Tide of Populist Authoritarianism. Mobilizing a pro-European agenda in Central Europe. Tuesday, October 16, 2018 | 16:30 - 18:00 Light refreshments will...
Fruzsina Albert, sociologist, Semmelweis University, made a presentation to members of the Hungarian Europe Society in Brussels on 4 October 2018.

Declarations

Declaration of the Hungarian Europe Society* on triggering Article 7 of the Treaty on the European Union​   Article 2 of the Treaty on the European Union claims: “The Union is founded on the values of respect for human dignity, freedom, democracy, equality, the rule of law and...
On 18 December 2017 135 Hungarian NGO-s, including HES, protested against the attacks on civil society by the local governments of Kaposvár, Miskolc and Pécs, which initiated the expulsion of civil organisations from their cities.  
Please find the latest declaration of the Hungarian Europe Soiety about the current legislation impacting NGOs in Hungary here (HU).
The Hungarian Europe Society, together with numerous NGO-s, protested in a statement against the stigmatising "Law on the Transparency of Foreign Funded Organisations" approved by the Hungarian Parliament on 13 June 2017.