July 9, 2015 9:19 AM

35th anniversary of the Convention on International Sale of Goods

Former Foreign Minister János Martonyi chaired the panel discussion on the 35th anniversary of the Vienna Convention on International Sale of Goods on July 6. At the meeting it was announced that Hungary on this day will withdraw its written form declaration under the Convention. The meeting was part of the 48th session of the UNCITRAL between June 29 and July 16.

June 25, 2015 9:59 AM

58th session of COPOUS (Committee on the Peaceful Use of Outer Space)

The COPOUS plenary took place in Vienna between June 10-19. The Hungarian Delegation was led by Dr. Fruzsina Tari, section head at the Hungarian Space Research Office of the Ministry of National Development. She delivered the Hungarian Statement, which highlighted the major events and achievements of Hungary in the field of space research over the past year.

April 9, 2015 10:45 AM

Paks NPP expansion: High level roundtable discussion between Hungary and the IAEA

The government commissioner responsible for the Paks2 NPP new build project, Dr. Attila Aszódi, lead the Hungarian delegation on April 8 during a roundtable discussion with senior officials from the IAEA. The Hungarian team also included Mr. Gyula Fichtinger, Director General of the Hungarian Atomic Energy Authority and other senior officials. The consultations were opened by Ambassador Károly Dán and Mr. Mikhail Chudakov, IAEA Deputy Director General.

March 30, 2015 12:05 PM

Nuclear Security Summit -IAEA Drafting Group Meeting

On March 9, 2015, a meeting of the Nuclear Security Summit (NSS) IAEA Drafting Group was convened at the premises of the Hungarian Permanent Mission in Vienna in order to exchange ideas regarding the Action Plan to be elaborated on the role of the IAEA.

March 30, 2015 11:35 AM

Participation of Dr István Bondár at the CTBTO Working Group B meeting

The CTBTO Working Group B met between March 16 and 27 in Vienna. Dr. István Bondár, senior seismologist at the Research Centre for Astronomy and Earth Sciences of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences participated at the meeting.

March 20, 2015 10:03 AM

58th Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs

The Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) convened for its 58th Session during March 9-17, 2015. Ambassador Károly Dán presided over the interactive discussion on Drugs and Human Rights.

March 20, 2015 9:56 AM

CTBTO Article XIV consultation meeting

On February 23, 2015, the CTBTO Secretariat convened an Informal Consultation meeting of subscribing states with the aim of changing the target date of the Conference on Facilitating Entry into Force of the CTBT (Article XIV), and approving member-state applications for the Article XIV Presidency.

March 20, 2015 9:39 AM

The visit in Vienna of Government Commissioner Dr. Attila Aszódi in charge of the enlargement of the Paks Nuclear Power Plant

Government Commissioner Dr. Attila Aszódi in charge of the enlargement of the Paks Nuclear Power Plant recently presented information to the IAEA leadership regarding the state of the PAKS II. development project

February 17, 2015 10:18 AM

52nd Session of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space

The Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space (COPUOS), The Scientific and Technical Subcommittee (STSC), and Hungary’s Space-Related Affairs

December 17, 2014 9:17 AM

Ambassador Dán presents his credentials to the International Organizations in Vienna

Ambassador Károly Dán has presented his credentials to the head of the OSCE, CTBTO, IAEA, UNIDO and UNOV, accrediting him as Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Hungary to the International Organizations in Vienna