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Miklos HARASZTI OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media, Vienna


1964-1970 Philosophy and Literature, M.A., Budapest 1970-1971 Put under "Police surveillance", machine-operator in a Hungarian tractor factory 1976 Co-founder of the Hungarian Democratic Opposition Movement 1980 Editor of the samizdat periodical BeszélQ 1989 Participation in the "round table" negotiations on transition to free elections 1990-1994 Member of the Hungarian Parliament since 1994 Guest professor on human rights, censorship, democratization, freedom of the media 1998 Northwestern University's Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters 1997-2004 Parliament-elected Board Member of Hungarian Radio and Television