H.E. Mr. Péter Szijjártó, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary participated in the 2019 ECOSOC Partnership Forum
H.E. Mr. Péter Szijjártó, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary participated in the 2019 ECOSOC Partnership Forum, which was organized by the President of the Economic and Social Council on 11 April 2019. On the margin of the event Minister Szijjártó also held bilateral meeting with H.E. Mr. Ghassan Hasbani, Deputy Prime Minister of Lebanon.
Salon de Printemps with World-renowned Soprano Ildikó Komlósi
On 8 April 2019, H.E. Ambassador Katalin Bogyay, Permanent Representative of Hungary to the United Nations hosted a Salon de Printemps with world-renowned Hungarian soprano, Ms. Ildikó Komlósi, who shared her story of success and sang some of the most iconic arias that have been inextricably bound to her name.
H.E. Mr. János Áder, President of Hungary participated in the High-level Meeting on Climate and Sustainable Development for All
H.E. Mr. János Áder, President of Hungary participated in the High-level Meeting on Climate and Sustainable Development for All, which was organized by the President of the General Assembly on 28 March 2019. On the margin of the High-level event President Áder also held bilateral meetings with H.E. Mr. António Guterres, Secretary General of the United Nations, H.E. Mr. Borut Pahor, President of Slovenia as well as with Alexander van der Bellen, President of Austria.
High-level event on Interlinkages between Water and Climate Action
H.E. Ambassador Katalin Annamária Bogyay participated in the High-level event on Interlinkages between Water and Climate Action organized by the Republic of Tajikistan on 27 March 2019, where Her Excellency reiterated the commitment of Hungary concerning fighting against water scarcity as well as tackling root causes by water stress. Ambassador Bogyay raised the attention of the audience to the upcoming Budapest Water Summit to be held on 15-17 October 2019, in Budapest.
Participation of the Hungarian delegation at the 63rd session of the Commission on the Status of Women
The Commission on the Status of Women holds its 63rd Session from 11-22 March 2019, with the active engagement of the Hungarian delegation, led by H.E. Dr. Attila Beneda, Deputy State Secretary for Family Affairs. Hungary presented its inclusive, responsive family policies empowering women and girls, with a special focus this year on single parents.