Event report - "Priorities of the Slovak OSCE Chairmanship 2019”

February 18, 2019

As part of its Ambassadorial Lecture Series, the CEU Center for European Neighborhood Center (CENS) hosted an event entitled, “Priorities of the Slovak OSCE Chairmanship 2019.” The event featured H.E. Mr. Pavol Hamžík, Ambassador of the Slovak Republic to Hungary, who discussed the priorities of the chairmanship, as well as the challenges facing the OSCE today.

Director of CENS Péter Balázs opened the event and stressed the importance of relationships between direct neighbors, such as Slovakia and Hungary.

The final report of our Populism In Central Europe 2018 project is published!

January 15, 2019

Nationalist-populistic discourse is gaining momentum in almost every member state of the European Union, not least in the Central European region. Pro-European approaches to cope with the manifold challenges the EU and its members are currently facing, seem to be passive and marginalized, trust in the capacity and ability of common European cross-border solutions is low.

Analysis of Georgian presidential elections by Annamaria Kiss published by STRATPOL

November 23, 2018

Our Research Fellow and Caucasus expert, Annamária Kiss, has published an analysis of the presidential elections in Georgia with the Slovak think tank STRATPOL.

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Event report - "German Realities”

October 31, 2018

On Friday, October 19th, the CEU Center for European Neighborhood Studies (CENS) hosted an event entitled “German Realities.” The event featured discussion with the German Ambassador to Hungary, H.E. Mr. Volkmar Wenzel, who elaborated on the current political situation in Germany, and about the outlook for Germany’s future in light of recent and upcoming elections.