IPU Hungarian-American Friendship group

Written by Fulbright on 12/18/2013. Posted in News

IPU Hungarian-American Friendship groupA delegation of 30 U.S. Fulbrighters, their families and Commission staff were invited by the IPU Hungarian-American Friendship group to the Hungarian Parliament on Friday, December 13, 2013. The Fulbrighters included students, scholars and high school teachers.

Gábor Tamás Nagy, (Fidesz) president, Hungarian-American Friendship group; vice president, Foreign Affairs Committee greeted the delegation, then engaged in an active Q & A session.

Other MPs present were:

  • János Horváth, (Fidesz) member, Foreign Affairs Committee; president, IPU Hungarian Division and a U.S. Fulbright alumnus himself (’58 University of the Philippines)
  • Katalin Ertsey, (LMP) member, Foreign Affairs Committee
  • Erzsébet Lanczendorfer, (KDNP) member, Human Rights Committee