hungary

Report on visit to Hungary

Hungary: progress needed on media freedom, anti-discrimination measures and migrants’ rights

16/12/2014 Strasbourg
Read the report “Hungary should better ensure media freedom, combat widespread intolerance and discrimination, and improve the protection of the human rights of migrants” said today Nils Muižnieks,...
Letter to the Hungarian Prime Minister’s Office

Commissioner expresses concern over NGOs in Hungary

24/07/2014 Strasbourg
“The stigmatizing rhetoric used in Hungary against non-governmental organisations (NGOs) active in the field of promoting human rights and democratic values, with politicians questioning the...
Visit to Hungary

Hungary should do more for the human rights of Roma, migrants and persons with disabilities

04/07/2014 Strasbourg
"The impact of recent changes in the legal framework in Hungary on human rights has attracted considerable international criticism. While some of the issues raised in that context have been...

Letter to the Hungarian Minister for Foreign Affairs

Letter addressed to Mr János Martonyi, Hungarian Minister for Foreign Affairs, from Thomas Hammarberg, Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights CommDH(2012)4 / 12 January 2012 Reply of Mr...

Opinion of the Commissioner on Hungary's media legislation

Opinion of the Commissioner for Human Rights on Hungary's media legislation in light of Council of Europe standards on freedom of the media CommDH(2011)10 / 25 February 2011 Annotations from the...

Hungary: Commissioner Hammarberg initiates dialogue and calls on the authorities to ensure freedom of expression and media pluralism

01/02/2011 -  "Hungary should incorporate Council of Europe standards on freedom of expression and media pluralism when reviewing its media laws," said the Council of Europe's Commissioner for...

Letter to the Prime Minister of Hungary

Letter addressed to Mr Gordon Bajnai, Prime Minister of Hungary, from Thomas Hammarberg, Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights CommDH(2009)39 / 26 November 2009 Reply of the Prime...

Follow-up report on Hungary

Follow-up report on Hungary: Assessment of the progress made in implementing the recommendations of the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights. 2000-2005. CommDH(2006)11 / 29 March 2006

Report on visit to Hungary

Report by Mr Alvaro Gil-Robles, Commissioner for Human Rights, on his visit to Hungary (11-14 June 2002) CommDH(2002)6 / 02 September 2002