A Dramatic Year

A Dramatic Year

On 28 December 2016, HES held its traditional annual workshop where HES members made presentations to HES members. The following lectures were given at the event: Ernő Simon (United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees): Better Protecting Refugees in the EU and Globally, Petra Jeney (European Institute for Public Administration): Some Legal Aspects of Brexit from an EU Perspective, Attila Bartha (HAS Centre for Social Sciences Institute for Political Science): Can Populist Economic Policy Be Successful? 

The Hungarian Europe Society held an international conference supported by the Friedrich Naumann Stiftung für die Freiheit entitled "European Elections 2019 - Renewing the Political Agenda for a United Europe" on 12-13 April 2019 at the Ibis Styles Budapest Center (Rákóczi út 58, H-1074 Budapest).
Takis Pappas, visiting scholar at the Central European University made a presentation entitled "What do the people distrust when they decide to trust populism?" on 8 February 2017.
On 7 July 2020 the Guarini Institute for Public Affairs at John Cabot University, in collaboration with The Ohio State University and the Hungarian Europe Society, held a online panel discussion on the topic "Pandemic in Central and Eastern Europe".