Ministry of Human Capacities

Miklós Kásler

Minister of Human Capacities

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The number of day nursery places has increased by some 60 percent since 2010

Ministry of Human Capacities, July 2, 2020 1:06 PM

“The number of day nursery places has increased by some 60 percent over the past ten years, and the number of settlements that provide day nursery services has doubled”, the Ministry of Human Capacities’ State Secretary for Family and Youth Affairs Katalin Novák said on Wednesday at the official inauguration of the Napsugár (Sunbeam) Nursery’s extension in Budapest’s 16th District.

170 thousand healthcare workers will be receiving their 500 thousand-forint bonuses on Wednesday

Ministry of Human Capacities, July 2, 2020 12:44 PM

“On Wednesday, and during the upcoming days, 170 thousand healthcare workers will be receiving their bonuses of 500 thousand forints gross in recognition of their efforts during the coronavirus epidemic; the government is providing 101 billion forints (EUR 283.8 million) for the one-time, extraordinary remuneration”, Minister of Human Capacities Miklós Kásler announced in Budapest on Wednesday.

Hungary pays tribute to the performance of healthcare workers

Ministry of Human Capacities, July 2, 2020 11:19 AM

“Hungary pays tribute to the performance of healthcare workers”, President of the Republic János Áder said at the Semmelweis Day event held at the National Institute for Infectology and Haematology in Budapest on Tuesday.

200 thousand families have already received funding within the framework of the Family Protection Action Plan

Ministry of Human Capacities, July 1, 2020 4:45 PM

“The government has provided over 900 billion forints (EUR 2.53 billion) in funding to some 200 thousand families over the space of one year within the framework of the Family Protection Action Plan”, the Ministry of Human Capacities’ State Secretary for Family and Youth Affairs Katalin Novák said in Budapest on Tuesday.

People’s opinions are important to the governing parties

Ministry of Human Capacities, June 25, 2020 2:11 PM

“People’s opinions are important to the governing parties, and since 2020 is being determined by the coronavirus, we have centred the questions of the latest National Consultation around the topic”, the Ministry of Human Capacities’ Parliamentary State Secretary said at a press conference in Budapest on Tuesday.

School is a place for teaching, not violence

Ministry of Human Capacities, June 25, 2020 8:19 AM

“School is a place for teaching, not violence, and accordingly strict action must be taken against school violence”, the Ministry of Human Capacities’ Parliamentary State Secretary said on Hungarian M1 television on Wednesday.

Amount of infant care allowance to increase significantly

Ministry of Human Capacities, June 23, 2020 3:44 PM

From 1 July next year, the amount of the infant care allowance will increase from 70 per cent at present to 100 per cent of the pre-tax salary, Katalin Novák announced.

New school textbooks ready in line with amended national curriculum

Ministry of Human Capacities, June 17, 2020 2:43 PM

“The new school textbooks have been completed, in line with the amended National Curriculum (NAT)”, it was announced at a press conference in Budapest on Wednesday.

Twice as many people got married in first quarter of this year than same time last year

Ministry of Human Capacities, May 27, 2020 10:02 AM

Not for forty years had so many people got married as up to March in 2020, as between January and March this year, 12,271 couples got married, the Minister of State for Family and Youth Affairs at the Ministry of Human Capacities informed the Hungarian news agency MTI on Tuesday.

Digital education outside the classroom to be maintained until the end of the school year

Ministry of Human Capacities, May 21, 2020 8:46 AM

Until the end of the school year, 15 June, digital education outside the classroom will be maintained. However, nursery schools and creches will return to normal operations already from the second half of May, the Minister of State for Public Education announced on the Hungarian government’s Facebook account on Wednesday.