In a first-time collaboration, the CEU Democracy Institute and European Forum Alpbach presented the discussion “Comparing Right-Wing Illiberalism in the United States and Europe—and Beyond.”
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In her presentation our Co-director Renata Uitz talked about her ongoing research project Towards Illiberal Constitutionalism in East Central Europe.
The new book of Zsuzsanna Szelenyi, Program Director of the CEU Democracy Institute Leadership Academy, entitled Tainted Democracy, offers accessible, nuanced insights into the global rise of populist autocracy, and how it can be challenged.
The MIMY project combines analysis with empirical insights, and relies heavily on peer researchers whose role was crucial in building trust, and without whom it would have been impossible to do the research.
Our panelists analyzed the results of the presidential elections in Brazil, and discussed the prospects for democracy in the country.
Five Polish lawyers and activists, including our Post-doctoral Fellow Barbara Grabowska-Moroz brought the case of wiretapping and mass data collection by Polish security agencies to the European Court of Human Rights.