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A few concluding thoughts on the Budapest Primary Elections organized by aHang.
We are proud to announce that aHang’s partners - the “Make a Move So They Can Make a Move” Public Association and the MátészalkaLeaks group - have both won the most prestigious professional prize, the Civil Society Award!
Campaign by Szeged LGBT Community Group Wins! The community spaces of the New Generation Center are open to everybody again.
aHang joined the strike of the Trade Union of Hungarian Civil Servants and Public Employees with an extraordinary solidarity action.
We Have Made Hungary’s National Roma Self-Government Reinstall the Memorial Plaque Commemorating the Victims of the Roma Murders
aHang’s activists, together with the citizens who joined them, have achieved a tremendous result: due to their exerting pressure, the National Roma Self-Government has reinstalled the memorial plaque commemorating the victims of a series of homicides against the Roma. This is another huge achievement made possible by the aHang platform, and this time success came in relation to a particularly neglected area in Hungary: the field of Roma advocacy.
Families are forced to live on the streets on a daily basis in Hungary. Families torn apart like this are separated and struggle to come together again. This could all be avoided with a couple of amendments to the law. To achieve this, the organization A Város Mindenkié (The City is for All) and platform aHang have begun an important campaign.
On 26th of October, a group of 13 Roma people wanted to enter Gozsdu Court to have a drink and chat. They arrived here after an international conference, but one of Gozsdu’s security guards told them they could not enter. He did not explain why, he only said that it was private property open to…
The answer of those who provide home care for a family member 24/7 is a resounding "yes". The Hungarian government, however, is reluctant to recognize it as a job and provide much-needed funds.
According to the We Are the Majority group, the fairness of the elections has been compromised in many ways, but the gravest problems at the moment are party media built from public money and the restriction of the freedom of press.