The Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Belgrade
Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Sport of the Slovak Republic published the call for applicants for bilateral scholarships including the students from Serbia. Selected applicants will gain an opportunity to study in Slovakia for a time period of max. 36 months. The Government of the Slovak Republic has published the call within the National Scholarship Programme for the support of mobility of students, PhD students, university teachers, researchers and artists in the academic year 2018/2019.
Chairman of the National Council of the Slovak Republic Andrej Danko, together with State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic Lukáš Parízek, today (23 June) represented the Slovak Republic at the official inauguration of the newly elected President of the Republic of Serbia. This has been one of the biggest meetings of foreign representatives in Serbia in the past 40 years.
State Secretary of the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Slovak Republic, Lukáš Parízek, made a working visit to the Republic of Serbia on 27-29 March. During the visit he met with his Serbian counterparts, state secretaries of the diplomacy department, Ivica Tonćev and Nemanja Stevanović, officials from the Autonomous Province of Vojvodina, including the Speaker of the Autonomous Province Assembly, Ištván Pásztor, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Education, Regulations and National Minorities, Mihalj Njilaš, Minister for Culture, Public Information and Relations with Religious Communities, Miroslav Štatkić, officials from self-governments, media, cultural and religious institutions as well as with members of the Slovak ethnic minority in Kovačica, Baćki Petrovac, Stara Pazova, Kysać, Selenća and Novi Sad.
Another two contributions with which the Slovak Republic meets the idea of flexible solidarity to the countries affected by the migration crisis were delivered to Greece and Serbia in recent days.
Bratislava (25 May) - At its Wednesday session in Bratislava, the Government of the Slovak Republic approved the nomination of Minister of Foreign and European Affairs Miroslav Lajčák for the post of UN Secretary-General. This was done in response to the invitation made by President of the UN General Assembly for the member states to nominate candidates with proven leadership and managerial abilities, extensive experience in international relations, and strong diplomatic, communication and multilingual skills for this post.