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Hungarians In Kiev

IFAT hosted the launch of Hungarians In Kiev, Árpád István Magyar’s recent book. The nearly 400 pages long issue follows the line along which the Hungarians, Rus’ people and the Ukrainians had met throughout history – from as early as the 9th century till recent days. The roundtable discussion was held with the participation of the editors, moderated by Sándor Ackermann.

Brexit – A Form of New Cooperation or Nasty Divorce?

On November 15, 2018, our institute organized a roundtable discussion featuring Dr. Hartmut Mayer and Dr. Charles Enoch, professors at Saint Antony’s College, Oxford, and Szabolcs Takács, Secretary of State responsible for EU affairs.

Dr. Gergely Varga gave a lecture at the assembly of the Hungarian Youth Conference

Our senior research fellow at IFAT, Gergely Varga gave a lecture at the annual assembly of the  Hungarian Youth Conference in Várgesztes.

15 years since the Fifth Enlargement – how coherent is Europe?

On 22nd November Mr. Matti Maasikas, Undersecretary of European Affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Estonia held a public lecture at the Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade at an event titled “15 years since the Fifth Enlargement – how coherent is Europe?”

The Future of EU-Western Balkans Relations

The Institute of Foreign Affairs and Trade hosted the conference entitled ‘How long can enthusiasm towards the EU be sustained? The Future of the EU-Western Balkans Relations’ on 6th of November discussing the political situation in the Western Balkans in relation to EU accession and the various socioeconomic challenges of that process. The conference was co-organized and supported by the Directorate-General for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations and the Representation...

Roundtable discussion: In search of an EU role in Syria’s future

It has been more than seven years that the Syrian civil war broke out, but we may still be far from finding a solution to the conflict that has taken over half a million lives. The Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade (IFAT) organized a roundtable discussion with two experienced diplomats who both served as ambassadors in the Middle Eastern country, aiming to better understand the EU’s role in Syria’s future

Thursday, November 22, 2018 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
15 years since the Fifth Enlargement – how coherent is Europe? | Details »
Thursday, November 15, 2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Stronger Together Brexit – A Form of New Cooperation or Nasty Divorce? | Details »
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Danube Commission 70 years – Inland Navigation: Diagnosis, Institutions and Visions in Europe | Details »
Monday, November 12, 2018 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
In search of an EU role in Syria's future | Details »
Wednesday, November 7, 2018 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Scenarios for Brazil after the elections | Details »
Tuesday, November 6, 2018 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
How long can enthusiasm towards the EU be sustained? The Future of the EU-Western Balkans Relations | Details »
Nov 19, 2018

2018/18 - What to Expect from the 2018/2019 Slovak Presidency of the Visegrad Cooperation?

In the 4:1 series of the Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade, four researchers give a short answer to the same questions concerning international politics and economics. Our aim is to launch the scientific debates in Hungary and promote dialogue among experts. In this issue, our topic is: “What to Expect from the 2018/2019 Slovak Presidency of the Visegrad Cooperation?”

Oct 5, 2018

BREXIT – Why so Complicated?

Analysis by Barnabás Szabó

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IFAT Podcast Special Edition - Geopolitical shifts and global trends: The view from Gellert Hill

George Friedman, the world renowned geopolitical forecaster and IR author, was a guest on IFAT's podcast (this week). He discussed the major geopolitical shifts unfolding in the US, Europe, China and Russia, while also shedding light on the long-term trends in demographics, technology, warfare and climate change. The discussion was moderated by Diána Szőke, Senior Analyst of IFAT.