Mare Jonio

Mediterranea platform set sails

Mediterranea is a platform of different initiatives of civil society coming to the central Mediterranean after the NGOs have been forced to leave in consequence of being criminalized by political rhetoric, even though no inquiry has ever come to any conviction. Mediterranea bears great resemblance with the NGOs operating in the Mediterranean sea during the…


MEPs to vote on the Report calling for Article 7(1) in Hungary – #VoteYes4Hungary

After Fidesz’ overwhelming electoral victory in April 2018, many observers believed Prime Minister Orbán would curb his voracious appetite for turning Hungary into an illiberal state. These expectations were grievously miscalculated. An illiberal state is nearing completion in Hungary. Hungary remains part of the European Union (EU), but its actions contradict the core values of…