Ministry of Human Capacities

Miklós Kásler

Minister of Human Capacities

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The Holocaust was one of the most pointless and brutal acts of destruction in world history

Ministry of Human Capacities, April 17, 2019 10:33 AM

The Minister of Human Capacities called the Holocaust one of the most pointless and brutal acts of destruction in the history of the world at a commemoration on Sunday to mark the Day of Remembrance for the Hungarian Victims of the Holocaust in front of the House of Terror Museum in Budapest.

United States regards Hungarian family support system as a model worth following

Ministry of Human Capacities, March 18, 2019 3:19 PM

The United States regards the Hungarian family support system as a forward-looking model which is well worth following, the Minister of State for Family and Youth Affairs at the Ministry of Human Capacities said on the public service television news channel M1 on Monday.

New child support and interest-subsidised loans for used homes available from July

Ministry of Human Capacities, February 11, 2019 4:54 PM

From 1 July the interest-subsidised loans provided under the family housing benefit scheme (‘csok’) will also be available for the purchase of used homes, and families will be able to apply for the new child support in respect of children born after 1 July, Katalin Novák announced.

Roma and Hungarian cultures complement one another

Ministry of Human Capacities, December 11, 2018 10:51 AM

The cultures of the Roma and Hungarian people have mutually influenced one another over the centuries, and the two peoples share a common passion for family, faith and respect for traditions, the Minister of Human Capacities said at the meeting of the Roma Coordination Council held on Monday in Budapest.

Another significant wage increase for healthcare service workers

Ministry of Human Capacities, December 10, 2018 3:11 PM

“There will be another significant wage increase for people working in healthcare services”, Minister of Human Capacities Miklós Kásler said at a professional conference on Monday.

Deportation to Gulags affected every twelfth Hungarian

Ministry of Human Capacities, November 26, 2018 1:52 PM

At the end of World War II, deportation to the Gulags affected every twelfth Hungarian, said Bence Rétvári at the central commemoration held on the occasion of the memorial day of Hungarian political prisoners and forced labourers deported to the Soviet Union.

The decline in Europe’s population should not be solved through migration

Ministry of Human Capacities, November 26, 2018 12:32 PM

“The decline in Europe’s population should not be solved through migration, but through family policy”, the Ministry of Human Capacities’ Minister of State for Family and Youth Affairs Katalin Novák stated in an interview published in Italian daily Veritá on Monday.

Hungarian future lies in Hungarian children

Ministry of Human Capacities, November 12, 2018 1:00 PM

The future of Hungary lies in Hungarian children, and supporting children and people raising children is a priority goal, Katalin Novák said on Kossuth Radio’s programme “Sunday Paper” (Vasárnapi újság).

Importance of family-centred policies incorporated into EPP resolution

Ministry of Human Capacities, November 8, 2018 6:01 PM

We have managed to achieve that the draft resolution adopted at the congress of the European People’s Party lays down the importance of the approach that the primary solution to demographic challenges lies in family-centred policies, not in migration, Katalin Novák said at the EPP congress in Helsinki.