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Csaba Sógor in Aiud: we encourage everyone to be a godparent“Today we draw attention to the need for devoted people. We are encouraging everyone to join this programme because families, talented young people and the Hungarian community in Transylvania as a whole have a lot to gain from it”, said Csaba Sógor on 24 November, Friday in the Bethlen Gábor College of Aiud, at the celebration of the “Godparent-programme” of the college.
The church of Cetatea de Baltă/Küküllővár was renovated“In Transylvania we build churches and we fill them with life. We can show a good example to the whole of Europe by keeping our communities strong. We can prove that it is worth believing and rejoicing in the Lord”, said MEP Csaba Sógor in his celebratory speech in Cetatea de Baltă/Küküllővár at the consecrating service of the newly renovated church.
Prosperitas Vitae Association calls for early childhood development services’ improvementProsperitas Vitae Association called for the importance of early childhood development, services for children before reaching 3 years of age and the development of an early intervention network on the national level, on a roundtable discussion on early childhood development. The event was held on 10 November in Csíkszereda, with the involvment of the civil, professional and political sphere.
Szekler Women’s Conference held in UdvarhelyszékThe Conference of Women in Szeklerland organized by the Women’s Association in Udvarhelyszék of the Democratic Alliance of Hungarians in Romania revolved around the topic of tradition and modernity. 50 women participated in Homoródfürdő/ Băile Homorod on November 10 and 11, on the 4th edition of the conference. The event was supported by EPP MEP Csaba Sógor.
The Ecumenical Retirement Home in Locodeni/ Lókod celebrates its 25th anniversary
25 years ago the Rozália Kiss Ecunemical Retirement Home started as a unique establishment in Locodeni/Lókod. The role of the retirement home is still very important in the area, like 25 years ago, said Csaba Sógor on the 7th of October. The MEP celebrated the anniversary with the village community.
The Sapientia University awarded the Honorary Faculty Council Member Title to Csaba Sógor
The Honorary Faculty Council Member Title was offered to Csaba Sógor by the Sapientia Hungarian University of Transylvania in Cluj-Napoca. The MEP of the Democratic Alliance of Hungarians in Romania (RMDSZ) has long supported university students by offering different scholarships, traineeship opportunities at the European Parliament and study visits in Brussels.
Helping disadvantaged children. The Ház a Holnapért turns 20.
For the past twenty years the Ház a Holnapért (House for Tomorrow) Association has been offering help to orphan and socially disadvantaged children and young adults. The NGO offers a good example for the entire Romanian childcare system with its activity - considers Csaba Sógor, Member of the European Parliament and president of the association. The 20th anniversary was held in Cristuru Secuiesc / Székelykeresztúr on 16 September, in the presence of the association’s German supporters.
Csaba Sógor about the political cleavages within the European Union at the Politeia summer camp
With the title „Our Central Europe”, the annual summer conference camp organized by the by the European Studies Department of Sapientia EMTE and the Political Science Department of ELTE was held this year with the partnership of the Hungarian Political Science Association in Romania (POLITEIA) from 6 to 9 July in Torockó/Rimetea.
Tashi Phuntsok in Szeklerland: Paying respect to Kőrösi Csoma Sándor for everything he has done for the people in Tibet
Kőrösi Csoma Sándor opened a road to Tibet, to the forbidden land. His perseverance, sense purpose and sacrifice inspire me every day in my work - said Tashi Phuntsok in Csomakőrös, where he joined a commemorative event on Saturday, 8th of April, during the Kőrösi Csoma Sándor Days.
The representative of the Dalai Lama in Kolozsvár/Cluj napoca: our dignity can only be preserved if our human rights are respected
The memory of borders being redrawn over people’s heads still lives in your people. You know what it is like, when they force your culture, traditions, your identity and your whole life under a national identity. You know what it means not to be allowed to use the symbols that bind your community together – Mr. Tashi Phuntsok draw a parallel between the people of Tibet and the Hungarians in Romania during a speech he held in Kolozsvár/Cluj Napoca.