Sweden holds the Presidency of the EU Council during the first half of 2023. This provides excellent vehicle for more cooperation between Hungary and Sweden, as many meetings will take place between the representatives of our governments, parliaments, and authorities.

For more information on programs and latest news, please visit the official homepage of the Swedish EU Presidency


List of bilateral meetings and Hungarian participants

18th January, János Bóka Hungarian State Secretary for European Affairs

25-26th January, Bence Rétvári Deputy Minister of Interior

26-27th January, Judit Varga Minister of Justice

30th January, Boglárka Illés member of the European Affairs Committee of the Hungarian Parliament

13th-14th February, Sándor Czomba Minister of State for Employment Policy

16th-17th February, Vince Szalay-Bobrovniczky Deputy State Secretary of the Hungarian Prime Minister's Office

27th February, State Secretary Tünde Juhász and State Secretary for Energy and Climate Attila Steiner

2-3rd March, The delegation of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the Hungarian Parliament

8th March, Hungarian Minister of Defence Kristóf Szalay-Bobrovniczky in Stockholm

9th March, State Secretary for Aid Tristan Azbej in Stockholm

10th March, Hungarian Minister of Trade and Foreign Affairs Péter Szijjártó in Stockholm

28-29th April, Mihály Varga Hungarian Minister for Finance in Stockholm

12th May EU Foreign Ministers' Meeting in Stockholm

13th May Indo-Pacific Ministerial Meeting in Stockholm

14-16th May Plenary Meeting of COSAC in Stockholm