“All the laureates of the Goodwill Envoy Award are a proof that Slovaks are smart and resourceful people and that also thanks to them Slovakia is really a country of good ideas. I am very pleased that we acknowledge people who represent us abroad in such an excellent way and who contribute to creating a positive image for our country. I am always happy to realize how many noteworthy people live and work abroad,” These were the words of the Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, Miroslav Lajčák at the Awards Ceremony for the most successful compatriots who have been living abroad for a long period of time.
Dynamics of Development Cooperation Calls for Collaboration of the Public Administration, the Private Sector and NGOs
The meeting of the Steering Committee for Development Cooperation of the Slovak Republic was led today (December 12, 2019) by Lukáš Parízek, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic. The meeting was attended by the representatives of the National Council of the Slovak Republic, thirteen ministries, NGOs, business and employers’ associations, and representatives from Slovak towns and municipalities.
Miroslav Lajčák Acknowledges Martin Sajdik in Vienna and Meets with the Secretary-General of the Council of Europe
Today (December 12, 2019) in Vienna, Miroslav Lajčák, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic and Chairperson-in-Office of the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) presented Ambassador Martin Sajdik with the Golden Plaque of the Minister of Foreign and European Affairs. The Austrian diplomat Martin Sajdik has played the role of Special Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office to the Trilateral Contact Group and Ukraine.
Today (December 11, 2019), the Tatarstan-Slovak Trade Forum was officially opened by Lukáš Parízek, State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic and Rustam Nurgalijevič Minnichanov, President of the Republic of Tatarstan.
Miroslav Lajčák together with Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic Officially Open the New Consulate-General in New York
Yesterday (10 December 2019), Miroslav Lajčák, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, and Peter Pellegrini, Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic, symbolically launched the opening of the new building of the Consulate-General of the Slovak Republic in New York.