This publication is the ninth in our series of comprehensive annual overviews, focusing on political, social and economic developments and trends in Hungary in 2022, as well as an outlook on which topics we expect to dominate Hungarian politics in 2023.
The outlook on 2023 will be at the centre of the panel discussion which will follow the presentation of “Hungarian Politics in 2022”. The event will start with a speech by the outgoing co-director of FES Budapest, Jörg Bergstermann.
Date and time of the event: 20 January 2023 (Friday), 10:00-12:00
Venue: Budapest Music Center, Library (1093 Budapest, Mátyás utca 8.)
10:00–10:10 – Opening remarks
Jörg Bergstermann, Co-director, Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung Budapest
10:10–10:30 – Presentation of “Hungarian Politics in 2022”
András Bíró-Nagy, Director, Policy Solutions
10:30–12:00 – Panel discussion: Outlook on politics and society in Hungary in 2023
Krisztina Arató, Director, Political Science Department, ELTE University
Róbert László, Election specialist, Political Capital
Ágnes Urbán, Senior Researcher, Mérték Media Monitor
Moderator: Krisztina Bombera
The official language of the conference is English, translation into Hungarian language will be provided.
Print copies of the book “Hungarian Politics in 2022” will be made available at the event.
Policy Solutions is a progressive political research institute based in Budapest. It was founded in 2008 and it is committed to the values of liberal democracy, solidarity, equal opportunity, sustainability and European integration. The focus of Policy Solutions’ work is on understanding political processes in Hungary and the European Union. Among the pre-eminent areas of our research are the investigation of how the quality of democracy evolves, the analysis of factors driving euroscepticism, populism and the far-right, and election research.
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