Ministry of Human Capacities

Zoltán Balog

Minister of Human Capacities

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Hungary supports Syrian reconstruction

Ministry of Human Capacities, January 20, 2016 2:35 PM

On Tuesday, Deputy State Secretary for EU and International Affairs at the Ministry of Human Capacities Gergely Prőhle received the delegation of the Damascus University, Syria.

Pensions to increase by 1.6 per cent in 2016

Ministry of Human Capacities, November 23, 2015 9:47 AM

Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog announced on Friday that pensions will increase by 1.6 per cent in 2016.

Hungary can only be strong with reinvigorated provinces

Ministry of Human Capacities, November 9, 2015 11:27 AM

Hungary can only be strong through the reinvigoration of provinces, Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog said on Saturday at the closing event of the Gáspár Károli program in the northern Hungarian town of Gönc.

A good family policy is based on a good economic policy

Ministry of Human Capacities, November 7, 2015 3:24 PM

A good economic policy creates the foundations for a good family policy, the Minister of Human Resources said in his welcome speech delivered on the second day of the Budapest Demographic Forum.

In remembering the Gulag, we remember every victim and every form of terror

Ministry of Human Capacities, November 4, 2015 3:39 PM

Opening a commemoration event at the Erkel Theatre in Budapest on Tuesday, Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog said that when we remember the victims of the Gulag, we also remember and are reminded of all forms of terror inflicted on Hungary.

Budapest to host international demographic forum

Ministry of Human Capacities, November 3, 2015 3:45 PM

At a press briefing on Monday, Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog said that from Thursday Hungary will host a three-day international demographics forum in Budapest.

Hungarian unity brings electoral success in Transcarpathian region

Ministry of Human Capacities, November 2, 2015 10:56 AM

On Thursday, Minister of State for Churches, Minorities and Civil Affairs Miklós Soltész said that last week’s municipality elections in the Transcarpathian region were a success to the ethnic Hungarian minority there, due to the cooperation of the two organizations of the Hungarian minority coupled with the support of churches, NGOs and the Government of Hungary.

WHO and the Government of Hungary jointly assess migration health challenges

Ministry of Human Capacities, October 20, 2015 10:10 AM

The Ministry of Human Capacities and the World Health Organization (WHO) have jointly assessed the challenges related to migration.

People who see refugees as the workforce of tomorrow are confusing employment policy with refugee policy

Ministry of Human Capacities, October 17, 2015 6:11 PM

„People who see refugees as the workforce of tomorrow are confusing employment policy with refugee policy”, Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog declared at an event organised by the governing German Christian Democratic Union (CDU) in Bad Saulgau, Baden-Württemberg.