Rule of Law in decline:

Media freedom in Hungary and Poland

19 July, 14:00 CEST.

Following the publication of the European Commission’s annual Rule of Law Report, the Media Freedom Rapid Response (MFRR) will host a webinar with policy makers and experts for a closer look at this year’s findings. The event will focus in particular on Hungary and Poland. Panellists will consider the problem as well as the way(s) forward for improving media freedom and the rule of law at the domestic and regional levels.


Scott Griffen

Deputy Director at International Press Institute

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Gwendoline Delbos-Corfield

Greens/EFA Member of the European Parliament & European Parliament Rapporteur for the Rule of Law situation in Hungary

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Dr. Polyák Gábor

Associate professor, head of the Media and Communication Department at Eötvös Loránd University Budapest

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Piotr Stasiński

Special Media Advisor,Gazeta Wyborcza Foundation, Former Gazeta Wyborcza Deputy Editor-In-Chief

Agnes Urban

Head of Mertek Media Monitor