Media Regulation in Hungary: Structural Problems Still Not Solved

Media Regulation in Hungary: Structural Problems Still Not Solved


Thorbjørn Jagland

Representatives of the Hungarian Civil Liberties Union (TASZ), Eötvös Károly Public Policy Institute, the Hungarian Europe Society, the South East European Network for Professionalization of Media, and the Mertek Media Monitor sent a joint letter to Thorbjørn Jagland, Secretary General of the Council of Europe on 4 February 2013. The NGO-s called the attention to the significant incompleteness of the new agreement between the European institution and the Hungarian government about the Hungarian media laws.
Jagland's Reply

04 February 2013.

First Event of the interantional conference series on Media and Politics held at the European Youth Centre Budapest, Council of Europe on 7-8 April, 2000.

Freedom of the Media in Central and Eastern Europe
- International Conference in Budapest, 7-8 April 2000 -

Graham Avery, senior advisor, DG Enlargement of the European Commission gave a presentation for members of the Hungarian Europe Society on 15 October 2001 in Budapest.

Are we afraid of the European Union? - The European Union as a Reference Point in the Hungarian Public Discourse. Presentation of József Péter Martin at the conference "The Future of the Enlarged European Union", November 29, 2002.

The event was organised for journalists of the Middle Trans-Danubian Region of Hungary on 8 December 2005 in Székesfehérvár by the Hungarian Europe Society.

"About the European Union - in Plain Language and on High Level" was the title of the event held by HES (Petra Bárd, Bartha Attila, István Hegedűs, Györgyi Kocsis) at the University of Szeged on 9 May 2006.