News & Events

Dear Readers, here you can find news and events related to our Institute and the Hungarian language listed by category.
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On October 26, 2015, the regular meeting of the Advisory Board of the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy (MANYSI) in the second half of the year was held at the Deák House of the Magyarság Háza (House of Hungarians).

Szabadka
16 October 2015

At the meeting, linguists from the Carpathian Basin and Hungary discussed the topics of Hungarian linguistics and the language use, education of Hungarians and survival of the Hungarian language in the Carpathian Basin.

Balatonföldvár
02 October 2015 - 03 October 2015

Within the framework of the priority project “Course Books and Teaching Materials Appropriate to the National Core Curriculum and the Development of the National Public Education Portal of Hungary”, a workshop conference entitled “Education in the Mother Tongue Adapted to the Needs of Students” was jointly organised by the Hungarian Institute for Educational Research and Development (OFI) and the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy (MANYSI) on 2-3 October 2015 in Balatonföldvár. The participants who were elementary and secondary school teachers and employees of OFI and MANYSI arrived from all over Hungary. 

Noszvaj, Síkfőkút
01 October 2015 - 02 October 2015

The Research Group on Hungarian Language History and Toponomastics (University of Debrecen; Hungarian Academy of Sciences) organised a workshop on 1 October and 2 October in the guest house of the University of Debrecen in Síkfőkút.


 
ELTE BTK Kari tanácsterem
23 September 2015

The conference was organised by the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy and the Research Institute for National Strategy. The photos were taken by the Research Institute for National Strategy.

 

 
University of Constantine the Philosopher of Nyitra (Nitra)
17 September 2015 - 18 September 2015

The conference was organized jointly by the Faculty of Central European Studies of the University of Constantine the Philosopher of Nitra, the Faculty of Humanities of the Masaryk University in Brno and the Faculty of Humanities of the Eötvös Loránd University of Budapest.

Magyarság Háza
30 August 2015

The Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy organised a memorial conference titled "…Who loved the people" in honour of Dr Tamás Szende, professor of linguistics, retired scientific advisor of the Research Institute for Linguistics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences, retired professor, head of department of the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences of Pázmány Péter Catholic University, external advisor of the  Institute for Language Strategy on August 30, 2015 in Magyarság Háza (House of Hungarians). Memorial lectures were held by his colleagues and closest friends.

Csángó Ethnographical Museum
04 August 2015

The event was supported by the Communitas Foundation (Kolozsvár - Cluj-Napoca); co-operating partners were the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy (Budapest) and the Csángó Ethnographic Museum (Zabola, Transylvania, Romania).

 
Summer University of Debrecen
03 August 2015

The Debrecen Summer School is pleased to announce the 4th International Conference of Hungarian Teachers Living and Working Abroad (NeMaMaT), which is scheduled to take place in Debrecen, between August 3 to 5, 2015, in the third week of DSS’s classic course on Hungarian language and culture.

 
Prime Minister’s Office
26 June 2015

The next conference of the national consultation on the Internet is organised jointly by the Secretariat for National Consultation on the Internet and the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy (MANYSI).  

Magyarság Háza (House of Hungarians)
18 June 2015

Press releases: on the websites: kormany.hu; edupress.hu

Photos in the Gallery by Gábor Matúz.

 
Archbishop's Office of the Diocese of Veszprém
11 June 2015

The background institutions of the Prime Minister’s Office held a conference on the subject of national policy where the current issues of national strategy and language strategy were discussed.

Consulate General of Hungary in Kolozsvár
18 March 2015

Lóránt Bencze, director of MANYSI attended the event in Kolozsvár on the invitation of the Department of Hungarian Language and Literature of the Babes Bolyai University. Mr Bencze presented the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy (MANYSI) to university students and spoke about the importance of the language strategy.

Budapest
26 November 2014

A few years ago the Directorate General for Translation (DGT) of the European Union launched a Clear Writing Campaign with the aim to ensure that the legislative and official documents of the EU Member States shall be written clearly in all the official languages. It is a pleasure to present this noble movement in the EU Member States not only to the drafters and translators of EU laws and regulations but also to national legislative experts. In the autumn of 2014, the objectives and achievements of the movement were presented at a conference in Budapest, entitled "Comprehensible Legislation – The Art of Clear Writing", which was organized jointly by the Directorate General for Translation of the European Commission and the Institute for Hungarian Language Strategy. The presentations held by Hungarian jurists and translators dealt with the issue of how to ensure that the general public understand the language of legal texts.

Lendva
07 November 2014

The international conference “Linguistic Diversity – the Hungarian Language in the 21st Century” was organised in Lendva (Slovenia) on the Day of Hungarian Science in cooperation with the Termini Research Network of the Hungarian Language.