23 Mar




We are delighted to announce that on the occasion of the national day of Hungary, 15 March 2023, the President of Hungary H.E. Katalin Novák awarded 

Katalin Kovács, founding musical director of the Hungarian Choir in The Hague, in recognition of her versatile and exemplary work to promote Hungarian music culture in the Netherlands,


Jorn van Rij, senior researcher, intelligence officer at the Netherlands National Police, in recognition of his exemplary scientific and advisory work to fight trafficking in persons in cooperation with the Hungarian authorities and organisations,

the Golden Cross of Merit of Hungary.