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Reversing gender policy progress: patterns of backsliding in Central and Eastern European new democracies

November 28, 2018

The article written by Conny Roggeband (University of Amsterdam) and Andrea Krizsan (CEU Center for Policy Studies) is published in the European Journal of Politics and Gender.

The paper examines the implications of democratic backsliding in Central and Eastern Europe for gender equality policies and arrangements.

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Molnar is elected delegate to Hungary's National Council for Sustainable Development

November 21, 2018

We are proud to share that our colleague Andras Molnar has been elected as one of the delegates in Hungary's National Council for Sustainable Development for the next four years. He will contribute to the section where civil society organizations engaged in social issues and health care have a voice.

CEU Roma Civil Monitor initiative: Roma integration strategies undermined by weak governance, widespread discrimination and rising prejudice

October 30, 2018

A lack of accountability and weak coordination of Roma inclusion policies, compounded by ineffective protection against discrimination and a worrying rise in anti-Roma racism constitute the main structural barriers to successful implementation of national Roma integration strategies.

Szegregált oktatásból nem vezet út az egyetemre (No access to university from a segregated school)

October 29, 2018

CPS research affiliate Agnes Kende wrote an article about school segregation of Roma children in Hungary for Qubit.hu.

The article describes the history of school segregation of Roma children in Hungary. The author demonstrates that any kind of school segregation violates equal opportunities, equal treatment and human rights, and results in long-term harmful effects on Roma children's lives.

Diverging Mobilities, Converging Immobility? Romanian Roma Youths at the Crossroad between Spatial, Social and Educational Im/mobility

October 15, 2018

The article is written by Stefano Piemontese (a former early-stage researcher of the INTEGRIM Marie-Curie Network), Balint-Abel Beremenyi and Silvia Carrasco, researchers of the EMIGRA Research Group at the Autonomous University of Barcelona, published in Intersections. East European Journal of Society and Politics.