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May 23, 2018 5:52 PM

The Future of Europe Conference - Hungary’s goal and interest is a strong and successful Europe

The conference, which was held in Budapest’s Castle Garden Bazaar, is one of the highlighted cultural and scientific events of the 2017-2018 Hungarian V4 presidency. The event provides an opportunity to analyse the political and economic processes, and to present the identity-creating cultural values, that have a major effect on Europe’s present and future, and which also determine the latitude of the countries of Central Europe both within the European Union and outside it.

May 17, 2018 8:08 PM

The Hungarian Rectors’ Conference organized a V4 Rectors’ Conferences Forum

In the framework of Hungary’s V4 presidency, the Hungarian Rectors’ Conference (HRC) organized a V4 conference with the support of the Ministry of Human Capacities in Budapest on May 17, 2018. The event provided an opportunity to deepen the cultural and educational ties between the Visegrad countries, to strengthen existing and to explore new cooperation opportunities between the Czech, the Polish, the Slovakian and the Hungarian institutions.

May 11, 2018 2:19 PM

Meeting of the foreign ministers from the Visegrád Group and the Balkan countries was held in Greece

Foreign ministers of V4 and Balkan countries met in Sounion on 11 May to discuss the future of Europe, the enlargement of the European Union, migration and energy security issues.

May 10, 2018 2:03 PM

V4 exhibitions in Ljubljana

The Ljubljana Balassi Institute opened two exhibitions in the framework of its V4 cultural program series. On 10 May, 2018 in the framework of the V4 Connects Art and Design event the Slovenian public could attend the third cultural event honouring the Hungarian Presidency of the Visegrad Group in Ljubljana.

May 9, 2018 7:13 PM

V4 Political Directors’ consultations in Jordan

The political directors of the Visegrad Group (V4), with Levente Benkő representing the Hungarian V4 Presidency, met their Jordanian counterpart in Amman on 9 May 2018. The primary goal of their visit was to discuss the V4-Jordan relations and the most current issues on regional level.

May 9, 2018 1:49 PM

V4 Egyptology Symposium in Cairo

In the framework of the Hungarian Presidency of the Visegrád Group, an Egyptology Symposium was held in the Office of the Hungarian Cultural Counsellor (Balassi Institute) on 9 May.

May 9, 2018 1:32 PM

Presentation on the Visegrád alliance in Maastricht

Krisztina Varga, deputy ambassador of the Hungarian Embassy in The Hague celebrated Europe Day (May 9) in Maastricht where the Treaty on the European Union was signed in 1992.
She did not only visit the Provinciehuis of the Limburg region where the signature ceremony took place, but also met with students of the European studies program of the Zuyd University of Applied Sciences.

May 8, 2018 4:39 PM

Visegrad Concert in Buenos Aires

On May 8, 2018 a classical music concert was held in Buenos Aires, organized by the Hungarian Embassy. In honour of the Hungarian presidency of the Visegrad Group, the repertoire consisted of vocal and instrumental works of the four Visegrad countries’ composers.

May 8, 2018 3:07 PM

Outstandingly unique V4 concert in India

Honouring the Hungarian presidency of the Visegrad Group, on the 8th of May, 2018 Virág Kiss and Sándor Dezső gave a concert from the works of Czech, Polish, Hungarian and Slovakian composers at the theatre hall of the India International Centre (IIC). Prior to the full house concert, held with 250 people, - according to Indian traditions – the Ambassadors of the Visegrád Four countries and the directors of IIC and Hungarian Information and Cultural Centre had lighted the flame representing truth, knowledge and understanding.

May 4, 2018 9:15 AM

Meeting of the Legal Advisers of the Visegrad Countries

The meeting of the Legal Advisers of the Visegrad Countries took place on 4 May 2018 in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade.