Ministry of Human Capacities

Zoltán Balog

Minister of Human Capacities

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Minister of Human Capacities to attend Auschwitz commemoration

Ministry of Human Capacities, January 23, 2015 2:22 PM

Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog will attend the official event organised to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp in Poland on Tuesday, in representation of President of the Republic János Áder.

Funding doubles for Sure Start Children’s Homes

Ministry of Human Capacities, January 23, 2015 2:15 PM

The budget available for Sure Start (Biztos Kezdet) Children’s Homes for this year is 606 million forints (EUR 1.92M), Government Spokesperson Éva Kurucz said in Monor, near Budapest, at a press conference held jointly with Minister of State for Social Affairs and Inclusion Károly Czibere.

Hungary joins EU initiative condemning Paris attack

Ministry of Human Capacities, January 14, 2015 11:03 AM

Minister for Human Capacities Zoltán Balog, whose portfolio includes culture, has joined the common declaration initiated by the Latvian Presidency of the European Union and the French Minister of Culture.

The Ministry of Human Capacities mourns the passing of Jenő Buzánszky

Ministry of Human Capacities, January 14, 2015 11:02 AM

We are grieved to hear of the death of Jenő Buzánszky, Athlete of the Nation, Olympic champion, world championship silver medallist, 49-time member of the national football team and defender for the so-called Golden Team, at the age of 90.

Minister Balog meets representatives of the U.S. Hungarian community

Ministry of Human Capacities, December 8, 2014 4:42 PM

On Sunday, 7 December – the last day of his U.S. visit – Hungarian Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog met with members of the U.S. Hungarian community and Hungarian churches in Los Angeles.

Minister Balog addresses U.N. Transatlantic Summit

Ministry of Human Capacities, December 8, 2014 4:36 PM

Hungarian Minister of Human Capacities Zoltán Balog attended and addressed the U.N. Transatlantic Summit “Strengthening the Family for Sustainable Development” in New York on 5 December.