Hungarian Diaspora Diplomacy: The Washington Perspective
Zita Mirk, Diaspora Liaison, Embassy of Hungary
Diplomacy is defined by Merriam-Webster as the art and practice of conducting negotiations between nations, skills in handling affairs without arousing hostility. That is a wonderful definition. Zita Mirk will describe the Washington perspective on Hungarian diaspora diplomacy. Who constitutes the Hungarian diaspora? Well, that would be us. Hungarians living outside the Carpathian Basin are defined as members of the diaspora. The attitudes and behaviors toward Hungarian diaspora have changed considerably in this decade. Come hear this interesting talk from a Hungarian diplomat in Washington’s Hungarian Embassy.