Category: Hungary

EUROPE: The politics of exit strategies

This piece provides an updated overview of the lockdown exit strategies currently being implemented by selected European governments, and the surrounding politics. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you want to discuss any of the countries mentioned in more detail.Read the rest

HUNGARY: Covid-19 response bill raises new rule of law concerns

The unspecified duration of the state of the emergency allows Prime Minister Viktor Orban (Fidesz) to exercise special powers longer than needed to handle the Covid-19 outbreak. While such powers could be used to silence government critics and prevent public demonstrations, Orban has limited incentives to take advantage of the situation for now.… Read the rest