Ministry of Human Capacities

Zoltán Balog

Minister of Human Capacities

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Social career model to start in 2016 at the latest

Ministry of Human Capacities, March 5, 2015 11:58 AM

Social workers’ career model will come into effect by January 2016 at the latest, Minister of State for Social Affairs and Inclusion Károly Czibere said on Wednesday at a expert-level consultation held in Székesfehérvár.

Democracy still needs to be promoted

Ministry of Human Capacities, March 3, 2015 12:20 PM

Democracy needs to be promoted even today, Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog said at a ceremony held on Monday on the occasion of 25th anniversary of the opening of the Hanns Seidel Foundation’s Budapest office.

Minister of Human Capacities meets EU Commissioner Vĕra Jourová

Ministry of Human Capacities, February 27, 2015 1:25 PM

Hungarian Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog met EU Commisioner for Justive, Consumers and Gender Equality Vĕra Jourová on Thursday in Budapest.

Hungary’s National Qualifications Framework approved

Ministry of Human Capacities, February 25, 2015 12:42 PM

The advisory board of the European Qualifications Framework (EQF) approved Hungary’s report on the National Qualifications Framework, Deputy State Secretary for Higher Education Zoltán Maruzsa announced on Wednesday.

Hungary and Turkey sign social security agreement

Ministry of Human Capacities, February 25, 2015 11:21 AM

Hungarian Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog and Turkish Minister for Labour and Social Affairs Faruk Celik signed a social security agreement on 24 February in Budapest.

Hungary sets up Gulag memorial committee

Ministry of Human Capacities, February 23, 2015 4:20 PM

Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog presided the inaugural meeting of the Gulag Memorial Committee, set up on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of deportations and forced labour in the Soviet Union.

Hungarian Minister of State holds talks with UN and UNICEF in Geneva

Ministry of Human Capacities, February 23, 2015 10:42 AM

Hungarian Minister of State for Family and Social Affairs Katalin Novák held talks on Thursday with United Nations and UNICEF officials in Geneva. UNICEF Director of Private Funding and Partnerships Gérard Bocquenet praised Hungary’s efforts to support children.