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General news and activity relating to the CEU Democracy Institute.

Dorottya Redai on Being Named to the TIME100 List

On the occasion of being named to the TIME100, TIME's annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world, CEU’s Julie Potter spoke with Dorottya Redai about her work.

Dorottya Redai Named Among 100 Most Influential People in the World

We are proud to announce that TIME named our Research Fellow Dorottya Redai to the 2021 TIME100, its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world.

CEU Democracy Institute Event Will Analyze German Elections

Our event on September 20 will discuss whether the decline of mainstream parties in Germany will continue, how polarized the party landscape is, what the elections mean to Europe, and many other topics.

New Lecture Series: Urban Governance and Civic Participation in Words and Stone

Our Democracy in History Workgroup, the Department of Medieval Studies at CEU, the Department of History of Art at Birkbeck, University of London, and the Faculty of Philosophy at the University of Erfurt launches a new lecture series.

Budapest Municipality, Political Capital, and CEU Democracy Institute Co-Organize Budapest Forum for Building Sustainable Democracies

On September 16-17, 2021, Budapest Municipality, Political Capital, and CEU Democracy Institute will hold the inaugural Budapest Forum for Building Sustainable Democracies with the intention of establishing a new, annual event.

Dorottya Redai Receives Emma Goldman Snowball Award

We are happy to announce that our Research Fellow Dorottya Redai has received the Emma Goldman Snowball Award of the FLAX Foundation.

Ruling by Cheating – New Book by Andras Sajo

We are happy to announce that Cambridge University Press has published the new book of our Senior Research Fellow, Andras Sajo, entitled Ruling by Cheating – Governance in Illiberal Democracy.

CEU Students’ Reporting for Marius Dragomir’s Class Featured in Politico

In an example of academia's contribution to journalism, Politico features an article by students in the class of Marius Dragomir, Director of our Center for Media, Data and Society, on how the Covid-19 pandemic impacted the situation of migrants in EU detention centers.

Call for Papers for the Conference ‘Forging New Solidarities: Networks of (Academic) Activism and Precarity’

The organizers invite papers for the RINGS Conference and Annual Meeting - Forging New Solidarities: Networks of (Academic) Activism and Precarity, to be held on October 25-26, 2021, in Budapest.

Andrea Peto Named Member of Royal Irish Academy’s Independent Review Panel

We are happy to announce that our Research Affiliate Andrea Peto has been named as a member of the Independent Review Panel of the Royal Irish Academy.