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Ligeti: Private foundations serve the goal to perpetuate PM Orbán’s personal leverage

June 21, 2021 Central European Affairs Magazine Season 1 Episode 23
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Ligeti: Private foundations serve the goal to perpetuate PM Orbán’s personal leverage
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Ligeti: Private foundations serve the goal to perpetuate PM Orbán’s personal leverage
Jun 21, 2021 Season 1 Episode 23
Central European Affairs Magazine

Miklós Ligeti, Legal Director of Transparency International Hungary, explains the legal scheme enabling the Hungarian government to channel billions of Euros to private foundations. He reveals the most important legal details and tells us why the move is tailor-made for Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orbán’s personal leverage and outreach – even if being ousted from the head of government’s position.

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Miklós Ligeti, Legal Director of Transparency International Hungary, explains the legal scheme enabling the Hungarian government to channel billions of Euros to private foundations. He reveals the most important legal details and tells us why the move is tailor-made for Hungarian prime minister Viktor Orbán’s personal leverage and outreach – even if being ousted from the head of government’s position.