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Meeting with the Guests from Hungary

For many years KJJC is developing fruitful relations with foreign Embassies in Moldova. IN 2012 we started a new page in our international relations that promises to come one of eh most successful – cooperation with Hungarian Embassy. Several weeks ago KJJC was honored by the visit of Mr. Matyas Szilagyi, the Ambassador of Hungary in Moldova, later we had a meeting wit Mr. Sandor Csikos, Deputy Head of Mission, who will take part in the Global Day of Jewish Learning presenting information about Raoul Wallenberg.

On November 15 a high delegation composed of Prof. Istvan Gyarmati, Ambassador and President of the Center for Democracy Public Foundation, Mr. Daniel J. Bader, President of Helen Bader Foundation (USA), and Mr. Matyas Szilagyi. The guests had a tour of the KJJC programs getting acquainted with JCC, Hesed, Jewish Family Service and ICTPD programs and later a discussion with Mickey Katsif, JDC Director in Moldova, Stella Harmelina, JCC Director, and Michael Finckel, JCC Deputy Director, about the Jewish community, situation in Moldova, aims and plans of JDC and KJJC as well of the institutions represented by our guests. 

“We see many perspectives for cooperation with the JCC already this year and in the future”, said Mr. Matyas Szilagyi. “We are sure that we’ll find a lot of projects of mutual interest.”