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Gulyás Signs European Civil Initiative on Ethnic Regions

MTI-Hungary Today 2019.07.22.

Gergely Gulyás, the head of the Prime Minister’s Office, has signed a European civil initiative aimed at increased focus on aspects of ethnic regions when distributing cohesion funding.

Speaking at a press conference on Sunday, Gulyás said that “it is extremely important that the EU has causes on its agenda in which citizens can express their wish”.

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Organisers of the signature drive, initiated by the Szekler National Council of Romania, have until May 7 next year to collect one million signatures, a prerequisite for the subject to be put on the European Parliament’s agenda.

Featured photo by Attila Kovács/MTI.