Hungarian Teacher Nándor Csapó Heads Up Department for National Minorities in Croatia’s Ministry of Education

One and a half years after its re-establishment, Nándor Csapó heads the Department for National Minorities within the Ministry of Education. Csapó, is a former teacher at the Hungarian School Center in Eszék/Osijek, and President of the Forum of Hungarian Teachers in Croatia (HMPF). The Department addresses the specific educational needs … Read More

The concept of education for minorities needs to be defined: New State Secretary in Slovakia, Mónika Filip Outlines Priorities for Education in Minority Languages

A delegation from the Hungarian Community Association met with Education Ministry State Secretary,  Mónika Filip, on April 1st. Just two weeks into the job, the ethnic Hungarian official’s portfolio includes education in minority languages. Ms. Filip told Felvidek.ma on April 5 that one of her first steps … Read More

Ethnic Hungarian Settlements in Slovakia Lose Hundreds of Millions of Euros in State Tax Revenue Due to Unusual Disbursement Policy

Hundreds of millions of euros worth of state tax revenue has been lost, and promises to be lost, to southern Slovakia, including Hungarian-inhabited settlements, due to the disproportionate funding of local governments, said Péter Őry chairman of the Hungarian Community Party at a news conference on January 28. The disadvantage stems … Read More

Nem lesz magyar képviselet a pozsonyi parlamentben

Taroltak az ellenzéki pártok és a jobboldali Egyszerű Emberek és Független Személyiségek (OLaNO) nyerte a nyolcadik szlovákiai parlamenti választást, megelőzve a távozó kormány legerősebb pártját a Robert Fico vezette, Irány – Szociáldemokráciát (Smer-SD), magyar képviselet pedig nem jutott be a … Read More

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