A time to stand to stand together #IstandwithCEU, statement of 50 philanthropic leaders

After recent push of CEU from Hungary and continuous hateful attacks on its founder, 50 philanthropic leaders condemn the violence directed to civil society activists and declare to stand side by side ready to defend civil society peers. “Civil society is an essential pillar of democracy. Without it, our democracy is diminished. We are proud to support it. We stand ready to defend it” – say representatives in the statement.

Full statement below.