Tag: NGOs

US Secretary of State Pompeo meets NGO leaders in Budapest

"Concerns regarding the rule of law and the situation of NGOs were highlighted at the meeting" - #MikePompeo in #Budapest, #Hungary

Orbán: EP debate on Hungary is a ‘Soros campaign event’

"#Soros is now open about wanting to take over #European institutions" #Orbán #Hungary #EP

Foreign minister urges continued pushback against migration pressure

"#UN and #EU officials in Brussels and New York want to put us to sleep and give the impression that the #migration #crisis is over"

Venice Commission calls on Hungary to repeal ‘Stop Soros’ laws

"#Hungary's immigration tax affecting NGOs violates the rights to free expression and association, therefore, the law package dubbed "#Stop #Soros" should be repealed" #venicecommission #hungarian #osce

Hungary marks Social Work Day

The #Hungarian #parliament declared November 12 the Day of #Social #Work in 2016

Hungarian justice minister discusses migration, terrorism, NGOs in Jerusalem

The sides were in #agreement that #terrorism was a common #enemy and it is necessary to apply the toughest means to #fight it

Fidesz turns to prosecutor over Migration Aid becoming political party

"Soros's donations to Hungarian NGOs always end up with organisations supporting migration" - #Fidesz

Government official: Latvia’s NGO rules stricter than Hungary’s

"The #Hungarian #government cooperates closely with #NGOs and takes into #consideration their proposals"

Orbán cabinet: Gap between western elite, public growing

"The reflection of change of opinion has been most apparent in #Austria, #Germany and #Italy" - Hungarian government #eu #europeanunion #hungary

Soros foundation appeals to Strasbourg court over “Stop Soros” laws

"The #legislation contradicts the articles of the European Convention of Human Rights on #freedom of #expression and freedom of #association"

Hungary tells European Commission it won’t withdraw ‘Stop Soros’ laws

"#Hungary finds it objectionable that the #EC continues to #represent an openly #pro-migration #position"

Helsinki Committee turns to top court, Strasbourg over drastic Hungarian law

"The #new #provisions in the #criminal #code are vague, giving the #authorities wide scope to apply them arbitrarily"

NGOs call on MEPs to launch Article 7 proceedings against Hungary – UPDATE

#Orbán #cabinet "has stepped off this common path, curbing media freedom, freedom of association and undermining the independence of its courts" #hungary #hungarian #politics #government

Pro-government Civil Unity Forum NGO wants EU to help move migrants back home

"The #borders of #Europe should be hermetically sealed to all uninvited #illegal #migrants"

Anti-immigration tax on NGOs now in effect

The #special 25 pc #tax is to be paid by #organizations that provide #legal #aid and #other help for #refugees

Fidesz-KDNP: Immigration levy another layer of protection for Hungary

"A levy on immigration, which could be called a "Soros tax", provides another line of defense for Hungary" - #Fidesz #KDNP #Hungary #Hungarian

Hungarian-Latin American connections: Interview with Tamás Tóth, the secretary general of LATIMO

#LATIMO - This is the organization that is working on encouraging the #Hungarian – #LatinAmerican connections #hungary #hungarian #Latin #America

The Latin American-Hungarian Union – LATIMO

"Latin America is not as far as the kilometers would suggest" #latimo #hungary #hungarian #southamerica #centralamerica #ngo #charity

Hungarian parliament approves tax changes

The law introduces a 25 percent levy on "material support for the operation of #NGOs whose activities support #immigration" #hungary #hungarian #tax #parliament

V4 notched up big success at the EU summit, says Hungarian FM

Around 30-35 million people in #North #Africa and the #Middle #East can decide at any time to make their way to Europe - #Hungary's foreign minister #migration #hungarian #government #v4 #visegrad #group