Budapest Teleki Blanka Gymnasium

Hungarian pupils perform poorly in school – OECD PISA report

Today, the EC published an evaluation of the EU’s performance in the OECD’s Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA) report was published. It assesses the progress 15-year old pupils in OECD countries have made from 2009 to 2012 in the subjects of Math, Science and Reading. The OECD has the following to say about Hungary’s performance:…

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USAK hosted “V4 Cooperation and Energy Security” Conference

This article was published in the website of the International Strategic Research Organization. USAK Energy Security Research Center organized a conference in partnership with the Hungarian Embassy entitled “V4 Cooperation and Energy Security”. The keynote speaker was Hungary’s Ambassador to Turkey, Dr. János Hóvári. Presentations followed by Poland’s Deputy Head of Mission Piotr Krawczyk, Slovakia’s Deputy Head of…

The Chain Bridge in Budapest

Hungary’s Fidesz Party’s Foreign Policy Orientation

The Chain Bridge in Budapest A recent article on Hungary’s foreign policy talks about the reorientation of Hungary’s foreign policy from the EU towards China, Russia and the US. In the light of a weakening European Union and a less reliable NATO, Budapest is reassessing its position in Europe. A more centralised control of domestic…