Ministry of Human Capacities

Zoltán Balog

Minister of Human Capacities

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Hungary and India sign educational exchange agreement

Ministry of Human Capacities, November 20, 2014 5:51 PM

Parliamentary State Secretary Bence Rétvári of the Ministry for Human Capacities and Indian Ambassador to Budapest Malay Mishra signed an educational exchange agreement on Wednesday in Budapest.

Budapest university unveils Holocaust memorial

Ministry of Human Capacities, November 18, 2014 2:04 PM

Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog unveiled on Friday at the Faculty of Arts of the Eötvös Loránd University a Holocaust memorial commemorating the teachers and students of the university who died during the Holocaust and the Second World War.

Learning German has a cultural meaning for Hungarians, minister says

Ministry of Human Capacities, November 18, 2014 2:00 PM

Learning the German language has a cultural meaning for Hungarians, Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog said on Friday in Budapest at a joint meeting of the World Federation of German Schools and the German School of Budapest.

Budapest’s Ludwig Museum celebrates 25 years of existence

Ministry of Human Capacities, November 14, 2014 3:46 PM

The Ludwig Museum and Gallery of Contemporary Art opened an exhibition presenting 80 works of 60 contemporary artists on Thursday to celebrate its 25-year existence.

Families will retain an additional 200 billion forints in the next five years

Ministry of Human Capacities, November 13, 2014 5:16 PM

Families will be able to retain an additional 200 billion forints (EUR 651 million) in the next five years due to the government’s family support initiative, Minister for Human Capacities Zoltán Balog said on Tuesday at a demographic conference in Budapest.

Social sector employees to receive significant wage increases next year

Ministry of Human Capacities, November 13, 2014 5:14 PM

Social workers will receive more substantial wage increases next year than the one given this October, Minister of State for Social Affairs and Inclusion Károly Czibere said on Wednesday at a press conference held in a Budapest family shelter.