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The youth of Háromszék prepares for active political involvement – MEP Csaba Sógor supports the HÁRIT initiative

The Hungarian Youth Council from Háromszék (HÁRIT) organized a conference at Arcus between the 14th and the 16th of October as part of their „100 young people into the local governments” program. As known, the youth organization from Covasna County announced a program that aims to strengthen representation of young people in local governments, through the support of one hundred young candidates at the local elections next year.


European Higher Education Area – good will is not enough, high level decisions are needed

MEP Doris PACK (german, EPP) held a public hearing in Brussels on the 5th of October about the situation of the European Higher Education Area in the Culture and Education Committee of the European Parliament.


Social inclusion of endangered groups is a strategic interest

The CENTRUM project is a high profile, EU funded project present in three development regions of Romania and aims at promoting equality of chances for women, people with disabilities and the elderly. The current thematic conference of the project was held on the 30th of September in Cluj at the Lutheran Church’s diaconal hall.


Csaba Sógor spoke about the situation of the Medical and Pharmaceutical University in Strasbourg

MEP Csaba Sógor spoke about the situation of the Medical and Pharmaceutical University of Tirgu Mures, Romania, in the plenary session of the European Parliament on the 26th of September.


Commemorating banished Calvinists

Ardud was the setting for a double celebration on the 25th of September when the 1545 synod was commemorated and the foundation stone of the Drágffy Gáspár Parish and Church History Center was laid down. MEP Csaba Sógor delivered a sermon at the event.


The website of the European On-line Language Observatory, launched in Brussels

The European Day of Languages is celebrated this week for the fourth time in the European Parliament, the EU institution providing for the highest level of linguistic diversity.


New parliamentary session to begin in Strasburg

MEPs voted overwhelmingly for (431 for, 49 against, 48 abstain) the modification of the regulation regarding FRONTEX (European Agency for the Management of Operational Cooperation at the External Borders of the Member States of the European Union) on Tuesday, September 13th during the first plenary session of the European Parliament in the new working year.


Career opportunities conference for the youth of Szeklerland

Career and youth, as well as Career opportunities in Szeklerland were the subjects of the conference held between the 9th and the 11th of September at the Jakab Antal Study House in Miercurea Ciuc. MEP Csaba Sógor presented the internship program of his office in the European Parliament at the event.



The statue of Mihály Cserei has been returned to its rightful place

The statue of Mihály Cserei is once again in the center of Racu. The memorial of the famous son of the village has been raised through donations. The statue of the renowned historian, a “kopjafa” wooden column made by sculptor Jenő Szervátiusz, restored last year, as well as the newly restored center park of Racu was inaugurated on the 9th of September.


A traditional meal in new form

More than two thousand people attended the sixth edition of the Csángó Cheese Hominy Festival held at the Csángó and Fatányéros guest houses in Valea Rece.