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22/12/2012

Is Hungarian national heritage doomed?

"Amid nationalist resurgence and severe recession in Hungary, many observers fear that the reforms undertaken by Viktor Orban's government in the cultural sector will severely jeopardize the country's heritage.
Last September's decision to do away with the National Office of Cultural Heritage (KÖH), a governmental institution that has long been a watchdog for Hungary’s historical treasures, has marked a further step in opening the country’s real estate market to private investors. This measure, which is expected to generate new savings, now comes under criticism from the Hungarian people who fear it will pose new threats to the conservation of significant historical monuments and sites." La suite sur opendemocracy.net