Hungary’s Checks and Balances: Alive and Well? (event archive)

Hungary’s democratic checks and balances have been the subject of heavy criticism and scrutiny – both foreign and domestic. Some have argued that the new constitution weakens the separation of powers while others see the potential of judicial activism in interpreting the new constitution as a strong counterbalancing factor. The political discourse is preoccupied with […]

Budapest Premier of the film “Urbanized” (event archive)

May 23, 2012 by  
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Urbanized is a feature-length documentary about the design of cities, which looks at the issues and strategies behind urban design and features some of the world’s foremost architects, planners, policymakers, builders, and thinkers. Over half the world’s population now lives in an urban area, and 75% will call a city home by 2050.  The challenges of balancing […]