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Strong partnership for an effective political representation of young Hungarians in Transylvania

The Hungarian Youth Council of Romania (HYCR) held its extraordinary board meeting in Brussels. The leaders of the HYCR were hosted by MEP Gyula Winkler and Csaba Sógor between the 24th and the 26th of June.  Tuesday, on the 25th, the board of the youth organisation met with the DAHR MEPs of the European Parliament in order to take stock of the ten years of cooperation between the two organisations and to discuss the common agenda. 


The citizens of Gheorgheni encouraged by Csaba Sógor to be actively involved in the matters of their community

Saturday, 22nd of June, DAHR MEP Csaba Sógor talked about the European Citizens’ Initiative, the European cohesion policy, and Europe’s economic and social challenges at Gheorgheni. Institutional and church leaders, teachers, entrepreneurs and NGO representatives were present at the event held at the Pro Art Gallery, hosted by the territorial organisation of the DAHR.


Preserving language diversity demands a constant struggle in most member states

DAHR MEP Csaba Sógor organised a conference on language diversity Tuesday, 18th of June at the European Parliament. The guest speakers of the conference were independent Irish expert, Dónall Ó Riagáin, and Catalan professor, Miquel Strubell.


Graduation at the Sapientia University of Cluj-Napoca

The graduation ceremony of the Sapientia University of Cluj-Napoca was held on Saturday, 8th of June, at the reformed church from the M. Kogãlnicealnu street in Cluj-Napoca. DAHR MEP Csaba Sógor was present at the event rewarding the best student of the promotion with a study trip to Brussels.


Csaba Sógor discussed EU issues with mayors in Mures County

DAHR MEP Csaba Sógor met with mayors and local administration employees from Mureș County to discuss current European Union issues and EU funding opportunities. The meeting series hosted by the local territorial organisation of the DAHR took place on the 7th and 8th of June on three locations: Sângeorgiu de Pãdure, Târgu Mureș and Târnãveni. 


There can be no European Union without a strong civil society and a strong European consciousness

On Thursday, May 30th DAHR MEP Csaba Sógor was the guest speaker at the series of conferences organised by the Braşov territorial organisation of the DAHR and the Evangelical Lutheran Church. The MEP gave a speech on current European Union issues.  


The social security systems of member states under review

At the meeting of the Employment and Social Affairs Committee (EMPL) of the European Parliament from 29 May DAHR MEP Csaba Sógor was appointed responsible for the own initiative report insisting on a EU-wide general and universal social insurance system. The document will be debated following the 202/2012 proposal of the ILO (The International Labour Organisation of the United Nations –


On the mountain area meadows at Valea Boroş

The Pogány-havas Micro-regional Association organized an international conference on the subject of the economic, social and natural significance of the mountain area meadows from Valea Borşa. This was part of the association’s meadow protection project, which has the goal of raising awareness on the importance of this natural resource among meadow owners and decision makers.


Csaba Sógor: by building the Transylvanian Carpathian Society we are building Transylvania

Remembering the beginnings of the organisation founded in 1891, the Transylvanian Carpathian Society (Erdélyi Kárpát Egyesület - EKE)  celebrated the fifth EKE days between the 10th and the 12th of May. The celebrations were held in the EKE building and so-caled “fortress” from Moldovenești, Cluj County.


The employees of the Remetea local authority and the Green Knights team from the Webcastle competition on a Brussels study trip

The employees of the Remetea village’s local authority together with the finalists of the WEBcastle competition went on a study trip to Bruxelles. The two groups were rewarded by MEP Csaba Sógor for their work and achievements.