A Conference on Single Parent Families in Hungary
Date: Tuesday, 6 November 2007
Venue: Magyar Telekom Headquarters (1013 Budapest, Krisztina krt. 55.)
09:00 Welcome address
“The largest minority in Hungary” – The situation and perception of single parent families in Hungary
Anna Nagy, Chair of the Board of Trustees, Single Parents’ Club Foundation
09:15 Magyar Telecom welcome address
Dr András Simon, Director of Communication, Magyar Telekom
09:30 Conference Opening
09:45 Which foreign examples could Hungarian society make use of?
HMA John Nichols, British Ambassador, Budapest
10:00 Has the public anything to do with single parents?
Professor Zsuzsa Ferge, Programme Director, National Programme against Child Poverty
10:30 Questions and Answers
11:00 Coffee Break
11:10 The continuous change of the HR market
Zsolt Lukács, Partner, Telkes Consulting Inc.
11:40 How should single parent families make their voice heard?
Chris Pond, Director General, National Council for One Parent Families, Great Britain
12:10 Questions and Answers
13:30 “Truncated family”? What’s this?
Dr Tamás Vekerdy, child psychologist
14:00 Questions and Answers
14:30 Interventions from the floor and discussion
15:00 Closing remarks
Gábor Csizmár, State Secretary, Ministry of Social and Labour Affairs