Declarations

19/Dec/2017
On 18 December 2017 135 Hungarian NGO-s, including HES, protested against the attacks on civil society by the local governments of Kaposvár,...
22/Aug/2017
Please find the latest declaration of the Hungarian Europe Soiety about the current legislation impacting NGOs in Hungary here (HU).
13/Jun/2017
The Hungarian Europe Society, together with numerous NGO-s, protested in a statement against the stigmatising "Law on the...
21/Mar/2017
On 21 March 2017 the Hungarian Europe Society signed a joint protest declaration as one of its initiators against the threats presented by...
02/Dec/2016
The Hungarian Europe Society (HES) has been witnessing with great bewilderment and concern, that the European Commission has refrained from referring...
14/Sep/2016
Hungarian non-governmental organisations, including the Hungarian Europe Society, condemned the anti-refugee referendum announced by the government...
17/Jan/2016
The Hungarian Europe Society expresses solidarity with all Poles protesting against recent steps by the Polish government limiting democracy in...
08/Sep/2015
On 8 September 2015, Hungarian NGO-s, including the Hungarian Europe Society, in a joint statement, asked the Hungarian government to...
08/Sep/2015
On 8 September 2015, Hungarian NGO-s, including the Hungarian Europe Society, in a joint statement, asked the Hungarian government to acknowledge...
19/Jun/2015
"Nobody has the intention of building a wall", declared GDR Head of State Walter Ulbricht in the summer of 1961, in East-Berlin. Despite of his words...
10/Mar/2015
We find it amusing that Magyar Nemzet, having failed to negatively paint our society as a sort of EU “lobby group”, resorted to unveiling one by one...
17/Sep/2014
The Hungarian Europe Society signed the solidarity declaration with the Hungarian NGO-s elaborated by the European Foundation Centre...
29/Jul/2014
Declaration of the Hungarian Europe Society with regard to the OSCE Final Report on Parliamentary Elections in Hungary As it is known, following...
01/Jul/2014
Declaration of the Hungarian Europe Society* The Hungarian Europe Society welcomes the European Council’s appointment of Jean-Claude Juncker,...
04/Mar/2014
Declaration of the Hungarian Europe Society The Hungarian Europe Society calls on the leaders of the Russian Federation to withdraw all of its...
19/Dec/2013
On 19 December 2013 the Visa-Free Europe Coalition, of which the Hungarian Europe Society is a member, issued a statement calling for...
05/Jul/2013
The declaration in Spanish Declaration of the Hungarian Europe Society on the resolution of the Hungarian Parliament condemning the report on the...
10/Mar/2013
Abusing their two-third parliamentary majority, Viktor Orbán and his government in a new wave of “coup-like” amendments to the constitution wants to...
03/Sep/2012
The Hungarian government has caused an international scandal by sending home a nationalist Azerbaijani soldier who had been convicted and sentenced...
11/Jul/2012
HES Congratulates to Ms Aranka Szávuly and Mr Balázs Nagy Navarro for the Leipzig Press Award In 2012, the shared Prize of the Leipzig Media...
21/Dec/2011
The decision of the Constitutional Court of 19 December 2011 has finally brought freedom of the print media in Hungary back but the court has done...
10/Dec/2011
Declaration of the Hungarian Europe Society on the behaviour of the Hungarian government and the deepening of the European integration The...
29/Nov/2010
Declaration by the Hungarian Europe Society* On the eve of the Hungarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, the Hungarian Europe...
08/Oct/2009
The Hungarian Europe Society’s Declaration on the Irish Referendum* With relief and happiness we accept the convincing victory of the “Yes” votes...
31/Oct/2007
In the view of the Hungarian Europe Society, in the 21st century’s changed world, it is essential for the Republic of Hungary to establish a...
30/Jun/2007
We welcome the news that at the meeting of the European Council the political leaders of the member states succeeded in reaching an agreement about...
05/Nov/2006
About the European Union - in Plain Language and on High Level was the title of the event held by HES (Attila Bartha, Tamás Galambos, István Hegedűs...
24/Oct/2006
The Hungarian Europe Society condemns the violent acts of the past days, the street riots and the attacks on public institutions. The mobs acting...
19/Oct/2006
It is again a politically motivated murder that not only Russia, but the whole world in consequence, has to face. The assassination of Anna...
15/Sep/2006
What we have feared for weeks has happened: the majority of French and Dutch citizens have voted against the adoption of the Constitution of the...
17/May/2006
On 17 May 2006, the Hungarian Europe Society organised an international workshop concerning the political and security challenges of the Western...
11/Oct/2005
The Hungarian Europe Society observes the indecisiveness of the Hungarian government with increasing concern: the “floatation” of the introduction of...
11/Jul/2005
The Hungarian Europe Society declares its revulsion and horror at the despicable attacks in London on 7 July 2005. We offer our sympathy to the many...
08/Jun/2005
What we have feared for weeks has happened: the majority of French and Dutch citizens have voted against the adoption of the Constitution of the...
18/Feb/2004
We were shocked and surprised to receive the senseless, antidemocratic and populist proposal raised by Péter Medgyessy in the Hungarian Parliament on...
28/Mar/2003
Almási, Tamás film director, Antalóczy, Timea sociologist, Babarczy, Eszter publicist, Bácskai, Vera historian, Bienerth, Gusztáv managing director...
10/Feb/2003
The Hungarian Europe Society welcomes the results of the Copenhagen summit in December 2002, which created the possibility for Hungary to become an...
28/Oct/2002
The Hungarian Europe Society (HES) welcomes the initiative of the European Convention to establish the convention of young people in Europe....
27/Oct/2002
The Hungarian Europe Society welcomes the positive result of the Irish referendum about the Treaty of Nice of the European Union with great pleasure...
20/Apr/2001
We, members of the Hungarian Europe Society express our protest against the attitude of the politics of the Lukashenko-regime in Belarus concerning...