State Secretary - Activities
19.5.2015 | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov
On May 19th, 2015 State Secretary of the Slovak Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs Igor Slobodník engaged in the discussion with the students of the Southern Methodist University, Cox School of Business from Texas, USA. Undergraduates of this prestigious university came to Slovakia to visit leading IT and research companies based in Bratislava.
15.5.2015 | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov | Ukrajina
Following up the so-far intensive working dialogue between the Slovak diplomacy department and Ukrainian partners and developing the discussion of relevant forms of assistance for transforming Ukraine was the objective of the visit by Igor Slobodník, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, to Kyiv on 14 and 15 May.
14.5.2015 | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov | Predsedníctvo SR v Rade EÚ
First discussion of the draft programme of the Presidency Trio was the key point on the agenda of the 8th meeting of the Interdepartmental Coordination Council for Preparations for the Slovak Presidency of the Council of the European Union. The meeting took place today (14 May) at the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, the chief coordinator of preparations for the presidency. The Presidency Trio, the Netherlands, Slovakia and Malta, will successively preside over the EU Council from January 2016 till the end of June 2017.
13.5.2015 | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov | Oficiálna rozvojová pomoc
Igor Slobodník, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, received Fernando Frutuoso de Melo, Director General of the European Commission's Directorate-General for International Cooperation and Development, on Tuesday, 12 May.
13.5.2015 | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov | Spojené štáty
State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Igor Slobodník met Ambassador of the United States in Slovakia Theodore Sedgwick on 12th May 2015. Counterparts discussed issues related to forthcoming bilateral visits and events in Slovakia and in the United States planned for this year, and exchanged their views on current international topics, in particular on the development of relations with the Russian Federation.
11.5.2015 | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov | Aktuálne o Ukrajine | Ukrajina
Opportunities for jointly supporting Ukraine were at the center of the talks involving State Secretary of Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Igor Slobodník and Olivier Adam, Deputy Regional Director, UNDP (United Nations Development Programme) Regional Bureau for Europe and CIS today (May 11).
11.5.2015 | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov | Predsedníctvo SR v Rade EÚ
The strategy for building a digital single market is a strong candidate for the priority of the Slovak Presidency of the Council of the EU. This was said today (May 11) by State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Peter Javorčík at the National Convent on EU workshop, which delved into the discussion on the contents of the Presidency.
6.5.2015 | Aktivity ministra | Aktivity štátnych tajomníkov
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Miroslav Lajčák officially ushered the ministry’s new State Secretary Igor Slobodník into office today (May 6). “I’m pleased that this function is being filled by one of our most experienced diplomats from our foreign service. In the, dynamic times we live in, it’s important to be able to hitch up to a fast- moving train – as we have been working on many things and many challenges lie ahead. Therefore, I’m looking forward to our cooperation,” said the Minister in wishing Slobodník much success in his new post. Based on a decision of the Slovak Government, Slobodník has been nominated to the post of State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic since May 1. He has been active in the diplomatic service since 1992, holding the posts of Head of Mission at the Slovak Embassy in Denmark, Great Britain, and Germany, Permanent Representative of the Slovak Republic to the North Atlantic Council, as well as Political Director at the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic.