Media Pluralism Campaign again

Media Pluralism Campaign again

The European Citizens' Initiative (ECI) on Media Pluralism and Press Freedom was approved by the European Commission on 19 August 2013. The Hungarian campaign is led by the coalition of the Hungarian Europe Society, Milla (One Million for the Freedom of the Press in Hungary), the Standards Media Monitor, the South East European Network for Professionalization of Media (SEENPM), the Hungarian branch of the Association of European Journalists, the Association of Liberal Youth, and the National Association of Hungarian Journalistson the initiative of HES.

István Hegedűs' view was quoted in Il Piccolo on 2 September 2017 about the fresh request of the Hungarian government to the European Commission to contribute to the costs...

István Hegedűs gave an interview to Klubrádió on 13 September 2017 about the speech of Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission held in Strasbourg in the European Parliament, emphasising that the Commission took the lead in the efforts to reform the European Union.

István Hegedűs gave an interview about the potential reaction of the European Commission to the new national consultation initiated by the Hungarian government on 4 October 2017.

István Hegedűs gave an interview to Klubrádió on 8 December 2017 about the public hearing in the LIBE Committee of the European Parliament on the situation in Hungary and the decisions of the European Commission to refer Hungary to the European Court of Justice over three infringement cases. 

Erik Uszkiewicz participated at a study visit organised by the European Commission Representation in Hungary held between 7 and 9 November 2018 in Brussels.