Továbbra is Duna

A kétkedők számára csattanós válaszként értelmezhető az a teltházas rendezvény, mely egyben a Duna régió Stratégia ezévi hazai civil nyitórendezvénye is volt. A házigazda Európa Ház és a vele együttműködő TESZ és GTTSZ arra törekedett, hogy a 2017. március 9-én Budapesten tető alá hozott konferencia ne csak címében („A mi folyónk”), hanem mondanivalójában és stílusában Read More …

Life after Brexit 2

The Director of European House was among the guest of Mr Gajus Scheltema, Dutch Ambassador to Hungary who made a thought-provoking presentation under the title “Life after Brexit” on 27 July 2016. In his view “vox populi” can and should not be considered as the ultimate method leading to a democratic decision. Brexit has already Read More …

Life after Brexit

„Life after Brexit” was the title of a public debate initiatied and hosted by the European House. Participants – mainly civil society representatives – were briefed by Ms Edit Inotai journalist and research fellow and complemented by Mr László Kovács former foreign minister of Hungary and former Commissioner (2004-2009). During the vivid debate the was Read More …

International Danube Day Conference in Budapest

  As part of the International Danube Day events in Hungary the European House joined forces with other CSOs including the Danubiana Network Association and the Alliance of Social Organisations (TESZ) and organised a seminar in Budapest where the key-note address was delivered by Mr Gábor Jenei, Deputy Head, Danube Contact Point Hungary. He referred Read More …

Civil partnership between Austria and Hungary

The Director of the European House had a productive meeting in Vienna with Mr Franz Neunteufl, Head of the Austrian umbrella body Interessenvertretung Gemeinnützinger Organisationen (IGO) and were of the opinion that civil society contacts and interactions between the two neighbouring countries should be intensified. Exchange of information and visits should be the first steps Read More …

Revision of Financial Regulation

The European Commission organised an open public consultation the revision of the Financial Regulation applicable to the general budget of the Union between March-May 2016. The Commission’s aim was to seek stakeholder’ views, opinion and suggestions on the possible simplification of the regulations, clearer accountability framework, prevention of conflicts of interest or the creation of Read More …

Fundraising in Europe

European House as member of the CSO Fundraising and Programme Network (FPN) based in Brussels was part and supported of the FPN research project titled „The Shifting Foundation Landscape”. The primary objective of the paper is to create bridges between civil society organisations first of all FPN members and foundations leading to a mutually beneficial Read More …

Survey on civil dialogue

European House was among the respondents to a survey by European and national level associations on an assessment of civil dialogue mechanisms. The survey aims at analysing interactions of civil society organisations with the EU institutions and review CSOs’ experience regarding their influence on EU policies and legislation. The survey also include questions on the Read More …