800 Years of the Golden Bull – Panel on Constitutions and National Identity

7 December 2022 Venue: Lónyay-Hatvany Villa- 1. Csónak str., 1015 Budapest

The adoption of the Golden Bull in 1222 was an important milestone in Hungary's constitutional development. The document, which is 800 years old this year, shows that the country's constitutional traditions go back a long history. To mark the 800th anniversary, the Danube Institute is organizing a round table discussion with international speakers on national constitutions and constitutional identity.

  • Prof. Ferenc Hörcher (University of Public Service) – The History of the Hungarian Constitution
  • Dr. Ofir Haivry (Danube Institute) – Israel National identity and Constitutional Law
  • Jorge Gonzales (Uncommon Decency Podcast) – Spanish constitutional debate between Francoism and Federalism
  • Helene de Lauzun (European Conservative) – The “Monarchist” Constitution of the Fifth French Republic
  • Moderator – Ákos Bence Gát (Danube Institute) – Head of communications and foreign affairs

Date: 7 December 2022, 5 p.m.-7 p.m.
Venue: Lónyay-Hatvany Villa- 1. Csónak str., 1015 Budapest
(Please use the side entrance of the theatre, which can be accessed from the King's Staircase.)

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