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Despite borders shutting down, civil society in the mother country continues to support ethnic Hungarian communitiesThis September, the Rákóczi Association will greet over 9000 ethnic Hungarian pupils beginning their education in Hungarian-language primary schools with help from its network spanning the Carpathian Basin.Between 16 and 23 September, Rákóczi Associon's scholarship honouring Hungarian school choice will be handed out to the families of 1831 first-graders in 89 settlements throughout Subcarpathia by the Association's local partners. The scholarship, backed by civil society in the mother country including hundreds of municipalities, is a recognition of parents' correct and responsible decision, owing to the fact that...

This September, the Rákóczi Association will greet over 9000 ethnic Hungarian pupils beginning their education in Hungarian-language primary schools with help from its network spanning the Carpathian Basin.Families of children enrolling to Hungarian-language elementary schools will receive the scholarship, backed by Hungarian civil society including hundreds of municipalities, in over 500 localities.  The scholarship, backed by civil society in the mother country including hundreds of municipalities, is a recognition of parents' correct and responsible decision, owing to the fact that Hungarian school choice is the guarantee of the subsistence of Hungarian language and culture in minority communities.The delivery of the...

The memorial contains a capsule holding soil from the sixty-four counties of historical Hungary collected by Rákóczi Association members and staff. Interview with László Kövér, Speaker of the National Assembly  
The University Students' Camp began at the Rákóczi Camp and Events Centre in Sátoraljaújhely on 17 August 2020.University Students' Camp begins On 17 August, lectures were delivered at the camp by Speaker of the National Assembly László Kövér and prime ministerial commissioner Katalin Szili. Starting from 10 a.m. on 18 August, participants were addressed by Gergely Gulyás, Minister of the Prime Minister's Office. Following the Minister's talk, keys to the Rákóczi Camp and Events Centre were symbolically handed over to the contractor ahead of reconstruction. With assistance from the Government of Hungary, a fully refurblished leisure complex is set to welcome Hungarian youth from 4 June...

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This year's University Students' Camp began at the Rákóczi Camp and Events Centre in Sátoraljaújhely on Monday.On 17 August, lectures were delivered at the camp by Speaker of the National Assembly László Kövér and prime ministerial commissioner Katalin Szili. Starting from 10 a.m. on 18 August, participants were addressed by Gergely Gulyás, Minister of the Prime Minister's Office. Following the Minister's talk, keys to the Rákóczi Camp and Events Centre were symbolically handed over to the contractor ahead of reconstruction. With assistance from the Government of Hungary, a fully refurblished leisure complex is set to welcome Hungarian youth from 4 June 2021.The camp was also visited by Deputy State...

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The University Students' Camp will see the participation of some 150 young people from Hungary and Felvidék, representing the Association's university organizations, between 17 and 21 August.Serving the purpose of providing a venue to meet leading personalities in the field of political, business and cultural life as well as offering an opportunity to build relationships and engage in recreational activities annually since 1989, the University Students' Camp looks back on the longest history among the Association's events.Beginning at 10 a.m. on 18 August, a lecture will be delivered at the camp by Gergely Gulyás, Minister of the Prime Minister's Office. Following the address, the keys to the Rákóczi Camp and Events Centre will...

Between 10 and 15 August, the Rákóczi Association held a Mother Tongue Camp for 150 junior school pupuls from the Felvidék region at the Rákóczi Camp and Events Centre. Parallel to this, a Carpathian Basin Yachting Camp took place in close cooperation with the Hungarian Yachting Association.   Mother Tongue Camp   Yachting Camp  
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Between 10 and  August, the Rákóczi Association is organizing a Mother Tongue Camp for 150 junior school children from Felvidék at the Rákóczi Camp and Events Centre in Sátoraljaújhely. Parallel to the event, the Carpathian Basin Yachting Camp began at Lake Orfű in close cooleration with the Hungarian Yachting Association.The Mother Tongue Camp welcomes junior school children primarily from scattered Hungarian communities ranging from Pozsony to Nagykapos with the aim of developing their knowledge of the Hungarian language and culture, building interpersonal relations and gaining life-long experiences, while enjoying a light-hearted and pleasant atmosphere. The event's schedule includes cultural programmes, activities aimed...

Starting from 3 August, over 150 secondary school pupils will gather at the Rákóczi Camp and Events Centre in Sátoraljaújhely. Secondary School Students' Camp Invitations to the camp were extended to Rákóczi Association's over 300 secondary school organizations throughout the Carpathian Basin. Due to the current pandemic situation and the resulting border restrictions, we are unable to welcome students from a great number of high schools outside the country's borders.The event's programme includes cultural activities appealing to the age group, lectures, a concert, traditional and sports activities, as well as excursions. Take a look at activities in the...

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Between 27 July and 1 August, the Rákóczi Association planned to host over 400 primary school-age children from Subcarpathia, Transylvania and Vojvodina in its Hungarian mother tongue camp. However, due to the current situation and resulting constraints on international travel, children from outside Hungary were unable to attend the camp.In the period above, therefore, the Association extended this invitation to primary school pupils from within Hungary. The carefully prepared camp saw children of many different backgrounds arriving from several regions of the country ranging from Sopron to Berettyóújfalu under the auspices of churches, municipalities and the Ministry of Human Capacities’ State Secretariat for Social...

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