Éva Bognár is Senior Program Officer and Researcher at CMDS. Éva has been with the Center since 2006. She ran the Hungarian part of the European collaborative research project "Civicweb - Young people, the Internet and Civic Participation" funded by the European Commission's 6th Framework Programme as Project research officer. She has conducted the Hungarian research for the project BROAD (Broadening the Awareness in Data Protection), a collaboration between Hungarian and Dutch not-for-profit organizations.
Since then, she has been managing projects (including EU-funded projects on Violent Online Political Extremism, Media Pluralism, Press and Media Freedom, and projects funded by the Open Society Foundations on Hungarian Media Laws in Europe, and Hungarian Media Ownership) and events (public lectures, workshops, conferences and the annual summer school) for the Center. Recently she has been studying Hungarian minorities and their use of online space; and media representation of migration. Her background is in sociology.