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MKSS celebrated its 30th anniversary

July 21, 2020

MKSS (Mazdoor Kisan Shakti Sangathan) one of the most widely recognized institutions from India commemorates 30 years on the 1st of May 2020, of their struggle for human rights and justice compiled in an anthology. Experiences of SPP Students whom have spent summers interning at the School for Democracy or MKSS, are also mentioned.

SPP Professor Cameran Ashraf publishes in Journal of Cyber Policy

June 15, 2020

SPP Professor Cameran Ashraf's article in Journal of Cyber Policy "Artificial Intelligence and the Rights to Assembly and Association" argues that AI will not only impact the rights to privacy and freedom of expression, but AI will also impact our rights to assembly and association online.  After all, The internet is no longer simply a space to receive and impart information, but a place where many find the solace in coming together with our fellow humans.

SPP's Professor Kahanec appointed to the COVID-19 Economic Crisis Council of Slovakia

May 20, 2020

SPP Professor Martin Kahanec has been appointed to the Economic Crisis Council (ECC) of Slovakia, a temporary advisory and coordinating body at the Ministry of Finance of the Slovak Republic during the COVID-19 crisis. Its members meet in a narrower circle with the Prime Minister and representatives of employees and employers.

SPP professor Kahanec advises the upcoming German EU Council presidency on EU mobility

May 18, 2020

SPP professor and former dean Martin Kahanec has been invited to join a panel of experts to advise the upcoming German EU Council presidency on the questions of EU mobility. The first expert workshop on "Labour Migration in the EU: Consequences for the European Economies and Convergence of Labour Markets and Social Cohesion" organized by the German Federal Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs took place on May 15, 2020.

Diane Stone jointly authors an article on COVID-19 and Policy Sciences

April 21, 2020

Diane Stone, Dean of CEU School of Public Policy has jointly authored an article entitled “COVID-19 and the policy sciences: initial reactions and perspectives” in the journal Policy Sciences in collaboration with policy scholars from around the world* on the grip of a crisis that stands unprecedented in living memory.