August 4, 2016
http://444.hu/2016/08/04/a-magyar-keritesrol-es-a-munkaerohianyrol-ir-a-deutsche-welle - Hungarian news portal 444.hu reports: Martin Kahanec, professor at CEU’s School of Public Policy is quoted in Deutsche Welle regarding how migration affects economy. For the original article in English, see http://www.dw.com/en/hungary-blocks-migrants-but-needs-foreign-labor/a-19448738
February 5, 2016
Hungarian daily Nepszabadsag reports: Holbrooke Fellow Armenak Tokmaiyan at CEU’s Aleppo Project at the Center for Conflict, Negotiation and Recovery at the School of Public Policy gave expert commentary on the different groups fighting in Syria in an article about the international conference on aid for Syria in London. Due to copyright regulations the article is available in the daily (2.5.2016. pp.1,7. Melyen a zsebukbe nyulnak).
January 9, 2016
http://nol.hu/kulfold/csak-ujabb-tragedia-erte-sziriat-1583737 - Hungarian news portal nol.hu reports: Holbrooke Fellow AlHakam Shaar at CEU’s Aleppo Project at the Center for Conflict, Negotiation and Recovery (CCNR) at the School of Public Policy (SPP) gave expert commentary on the roles foreign powers play in the war in Syria. The article was also published in Nepszabadsag (1.9.2015. p.8, "Ez hatalmi, nem vallási harc")
November 24, 2015
http://orientpress.hu/150803 - Hungarian online radio orientpress.hu interviewed AlHakam Shaar, research fellow at The Aleppo Project at CEU’s Center for Conflict, Negotiation and Recovery (CCNR) at the School of Public Policy, about the Aleppo Project and the situation in Syria.
October 12, 2015
CEU Holbrooke Fellow at CCNR Alhakam Shaar and CEU SPP student Yahya Al-Abdullah are featured in this Euronews report on the dire situation in Syria and what it's like for Syrian refugees in Europe. http://www.euronews.com/2015/10/09/rebuilding-a-pluralist-syria-key-to-encouraging-returns/
October 9, 2015
Multiple failures on the part of the international community, the EU and Hungary led to the refugee crisis that unfolded in Hungary since early summer, according to CEU President and Rector John Shattuck, speaking at a Sept. 30 panel discussion with CEU faculty about the refugee crisis.
September 29, 2015
CEU School of Public Policy (SPP) MPA student Yahya Abdullah's story about living as a Syrian refugee in Turkey is featured in this Elite Daily piece from August 2014. http://elitedaily.com/life/culture/story-syrian-millennial-life-exile/691527/
September 26, 2015
Hungarian weekly Elet es Irodalom discusses migration and Austria, and quotes Bernhard Knoll-Tudor, director of Executive Education and Outreach at CEU’s School of Public Policy about the reactions of the Hungarian government and Hungarian people to the influx of refugees into their country. Due to copyright regulations, the article is only available in print (2015.09.26.2015. p.4. A menekultugy Becsbol nezve)
September 25, 2015
http://librarius.hu/2015/09/25/honpolgar-hamarosan-te-is-menekult-leszel-muhi-klara-bokros-lajos-es-turay-balazs-a-menekultkerdesrol/ - News portal librarius.hu asked Hungarian opinion leaders to share their views on the refugee crisis.
September 24, 2015
There is no price tag attached to my hand stretched out to refugees, people threatened by wars, and violent regimes. The humanitarian argument prevails over any cost-benefit analysis. But as a labor economist, I firmly believe it is my obligation to help us better understand the labor market impacts of immigration.