http://infovilag.hu/hir-36196-magyar_demokracia_ot_ev_alatt_alakult_at.html - Hungarian news portal infovilag.hu reports: Miklos Haraszti, visiting professor and director of Research on Human Rights at the Center for European Neighborhood Studies, published an opinion piece in the Washington Post about the rise of populism.
Hungarian weekly Figyelo asked several opinion leaders, among them former Hungarian Minister for Foreign Affairs Peter Balazs, director of CEU’s Center for European Neighbourhood Studies, about the challenges Hungary had to face in 2016. Balazs commented on the country’s foreign policy.
http://www.origo.hu/gazdasag/20161121-oriasi-kart-okoznak-az-unios-szankciok-oroszorszagnak.html### - Hungarian news portal origo.hu reports: The CEU Center for European Neighborhood Studies (CENS) and the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES) organized a conference at CEU on Nov. 21 entitled “The State of the Russian Economy and Russia’s Development Path.” The event discussed the current state and future prospects of Russia’s economy.
Hungarian daily Magyar Nemzet reports: European Union members must strengthen dialogue and reinforce the common values upon which the EU was built, in order to return to a spirit of compromise and common solutions, according to Michael Roth, Minister of State for Europe of the Federal Foreign Office of Germany. Roth was speaking at the conference “Effects of Conditionality and Post-Conditionality on the Quality of Democracy in EU Member States and Beyond,” held Nov. 8 by the CEU Center for European Neighborhood Studies (CENS) and the Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES).
http://magyarhirlap.hu/cikk/69112/Az_1956os_forradalom_kioltotta_a_szovjet_modell_vonzerejet_ - Hungarian news portal magyarhirlap.hu reports: Collegium Budapest in Berlin organized a conference on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the 1956 Hungarian Revolution. Peter Balazs, director of CEU’s Center for European Neighborhood Studies (CENS) was also a speaker at the event.
http://lanchidradio.hu/lanchidradiorovid/jelzesertek-1366356 - Hungarian Lanchid Radio interviewed Peter Balazs, director of CEU’s Center for European Neighborhood Studies (CENS) about Russia’s foreign policy and the challenges Russia faces.
Hungarian daily Nepszabadsag reports: The CEU Center for European Neighborhood Studies (CENS) and the Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) organized a conference at CEU entitled “Refugees' trajectories in the EU in the context of recent developments in Turkey - Where do we stand now?” on Sept. 28. The event brought together experts from Turkey and the EU to discuss refugees' and asylum seekers' situation in camps and on the road, potential integration models, and security implications of the refugee crisis.
http://www.globoport.hu/164869/most-akkor-mi-johet-interju-a-brexitrol/ - Hungarian news portal globoport.hu asked Peter Balazs, former minister for foreign affairs in Hungary, and director of CEU’s Center for European Neighborhood Studies, to explain the political and economic effects of Brexit on the EU and Britain.
Hungarian National Public Radio’s (Kossuth Radio) „180 perc” program interviewed Annamaria Kiss, research assistant at CEU’s Center for European Neighborhood Studies about the history of Russia-Turkey relations.
http://kitekinto.hu/europa/2016/06/10/van_ertelme_a_visegradi_egyuttmkodesnek/#.V2EffLt96JA - Hungarian news portal kitekinto.hu reports: On the occasion of the Visegrad Cooperation (V4) celebrating its 25th anniversary, the CEU Center for European Neighborhood Studies (CENS) organized a conference entitled „Visegrad at 25: The future of the Central European regional cooperation” on May 12 that brought together opinion leaders and experts from V4 countries to take account of the a