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December 15, 2015 8:58 AM

The exhibition of the awarded drawings of the EYD V4 drawing competition was opened on 6th December

The awarded Czech, Polish, Slovakian and Hungarian drawings of the “Our world, our dignity, our future” drawing competition were exhibited as part of the Foundation for Africa’s day-long event called “Vízibility Nap” organized as one of the closing events of the European Year for Development.

August 8, 2015 2:23 PM

European Year for Development: “EYD 2015” stands on Sziget Festival

The year of 2015 is the first among the so-called “European years”, which focuses on the European Union’s external action, global engagement, fighting against poverty. 2015 is also the year, when the Millennium Development Goals’ deadline expires, and the international community has to create the global framework of future endeavors in order to eliminate poverty and forward sustainable development.

August 7, 2015 2:03 PM

Red Cross in Kiev handed over a certificate to the Hungarian Embassy in Ukraine

As the recognition of the humanitarian relief work of the Embassy of Hungary, the Red Cross in Kiev handed over a certificate to our mission in Kiev

July 31, 2015 9:18 AM

EYD newsletter July-August 2015

Please read our EYD Newsletter.

July 23, 2015 12:57 PM

Latvian and Luxembourg EU Presidencies' and the European Commission's video contest on development cooperation

Please see the information regarding the contest below

July 8, 2015 11:16 AM

155 million forints of support to the Transcarpathian Region

Hungary continues to support the development of Transcarpathia (Zakarpattia Oblast) with a total amount of 200 million HUF (app. 500 000 USD), which mainly consists of a 155-million-forint framework of investments realised by the Hungarian Cultural Assosiation in Transcarpathia together with the Ferenc Rákóczi II Transcarpathian Hungarian Institute. The rest of the financial framework will be allocated by the Hungarian Delegations in Ukraine and would support the Transcarpathian historic churches.

May 5, 2015 10:11 AM

Humanitatian aid for IDP schoolchildren

On April 27 and 29, 2015 in the framework of the Hungarian aid programme for IDPs in the value of EUR100.000 in districts of Solomyansk, as well as in Dnipro in Kiev 600 aid packages were distributed among IDP schoolchildren between the age 7-10.

April 17, 2015 11:35 AM

Hungary to receive seriously injured soldiers for treatment

On April 16, 2015 H.E. Ambassador Ernő Keskeny – at his own initiative and accompanied by Defence Attaché Colonel István Tóth – paid a visit to the Central Military Hospital in Kiev where some of the soldiers who received their injuries in the zone of ATO are being treated.

April 17, 2015 8:48 AM

New Eurobarometer data on citizens’ views on development, cooperation and aid

The results of the “European Year for Development” public opinion survey undertaken in 28 member states in 2013 were recently published.

March 23, 2015 8:53 AM

European Development Days 2015 photo contest

For further information about the contests please visit the following websites