Posts tagged with ‘Events’

  • China and Hungary: 70 years of diplomatic relations

    The China-CEE Institute and the Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade has the pleasure to invite you to the conference…

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    State of the EU and the Future of EU Enlargement Policy

    In cooperation with the Hungarian Embassy in Montenegro, the Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade organized its 4th conference within the framework of the Hungarian Cultural Season 2018-2019 in Podgorica on 10th September 2019. The event that took place in the EU Info Center under the title ‘State of the EU and the Future of EU Enlargement Policy’ aimed to analyse the current state of affairs in the European Union, including Brexit and how current developments might change the prospects of the EU enlargement process towards the Western Balkan region.

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    The UK and the EU – shared security challenges after Brexit

    On August 28, in cooperation with the British Embassy in Budapest IFAT hosted a roundtable discussion with special guest Nicholas Hopton, Director of EU External and Security Policy of the UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office. The main focus of the event was the security and defence aspects of Brexit and the possible future defense cooperation between the United Kingdom and the European Union.

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    Public lecture of a research fellow of The Japan Institute of International Affairs

    Both China and Japan have their own ambitious initiative for connecting countries and regions via infrastructure development. The Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade has hosted a public lecture of Mr. Takeshi Miyai, research fellow at the Japan Institute of International Affairs and Think Visegrad visiting fellow on the two countries’ connectivity strategies and their Central and Eastern European (CEE) aspects.

  • How to deal with Russia, Ukraine and other neighbours in the East

    The Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade has the pleasure to invite you to the event titled “How to deal with Russia,…

  • How Japan’s and China’s Connectivity Strategies Intersect in Central and Eastern Europe: Ambitions and Ambiguities

    The Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade has the pleasure to invite you to the event entitled „How Japan’s and China’s Connectivity…

  • The UK and the EU – shared security challenges after Brexit

    The Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade in cooperation with the British Embassy in Budapest has the pleasure to invite…

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    Two researchers of IFAT participated in the Gulf Research Meeting 2019

    The annual Gulf Research Meeting (GRM) took place between the 15th and 18th of July in Cambridge, providing room for consultation for the scholars working on Gulf-related issues. Two researchers of IFAT also participated in the conference organised by the Gulf Research Centre – Erzsébet N. Rózsa, our external research fellow, and Máté Szalai, our senior researcher.

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    Hungarian national interest in Europe: minority affairs in the European Parliament

    On 8 July 2019 the Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade hosted the round-table discussion, Hungarian national interest in Europe: minority affairs in the European Parliament. Among the invited guests, Balázs Brucker, political scientist, held the keynote speech, ’The national minority intergroup of the European Parliament: an old-new instrument for minority interest enformecement’, to which Zoltán Kántor, Director of the Research Institute for Hungarian Communities Abroad and Attila Kovács, Associate Research Fellow of the Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade reflected and added their professional ideas. The roundtable discussion was moderated by Márton Ugrósdy, Director of the Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade.

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    30 years of Hungarian-South Korean relations

    The Institute for Foreign Affairs and Trade (IFAT) and the South Korean Institute of Foreign Affairs and National Security (IFANS) of the Korea National Diplomatic Academy (KNDA) hosted the ’Korea and Hungary – 30 Years, Strategic cooperation for the future’ conference on 5 July 2019 on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the diplomatic contacts between the two countries. The event was opened by András Baranyi, Deputy State Secretary for Eastern Relations of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Kyoo Sik Choe, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to Hungary, Márton Ugrósdy, Director of IFAT, and Bong-Geun Jun, Acting President of IFANS KNDA.