We are linked by protection of the environment and we want a strong Europe
30.08.2019

We are linked by protection of the environment and we want a strong Europe

President Čaputová visited Austria today. Like other Slovaks, I always feel a special atmosphere when I visit Vienna. It is caused by the proximity of our...
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President Čaputová sees shared political values after high-level meetings in Germany
PRESS RELEASE 22.08.2019

President Čaputová sees shared political values after high-level meetings in Germany

In Berlin, Zuzana Čaputová met President Steinmeier and Chancellor Merkel. “There are only a few countries that Slovakia has so much in common with as Germany. I found that we have the same political values of cooperation, a constructive approach and an emphasis on freedom and human dignity. We...
Major political culture prize presented to President Čaputová in Switzerland
PRESS RELEASE 10.08.2019

Major political culture prize presented to President Čaputová in Switzerland

On Saturday 10 August 2019, President Zuzana Čaputová accepted the European Prize for Political Culture in the Swiss town of Ascona.  “I would first of all like to express my gratitude for this award, which I see as an expression of confidence and also as a commitment. The list of past...
Macron on the President: A symbol of a united Europe
PRESS RELEASE 24.07.2019

Macron on the President: A symbol of a united Europe

President of the Slovak Republic Zuzana Čaputová, who was received by French President Emmanuel Macron on Wednesday in Paris, described France as a close partner and ally in the European Union and NATO in a joint press release, stressing that countries share common values. Macron reiterated his...
President in Poland: NATO needs unity as regards relations with Russia
PRESS RELEASE 15.07.2019

President in Poland: NATO needs unity as regards relations with Russia

Unity in the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation (NATO) is needed especially given current relations with Russia, which show no sign of improving. Slovak President Zuzana Čaputová and Polish President Andrzej Duda were in agreement on this matter at their meeting on Monday in Warsaw. One of the...
President of the Slovak Republic Zuzana Čaputová on a foreign visit to Hungary: cooperation in the V4 region mustn’t be just about safeguarding regional interests
PRESS RELEASE 11.07.2019

President of the Slovak Republic Zuzana Čaputová on a foreign visit to Hungary: cooperation in the V4 region mustn’t be just about safeguarding regional interests

Today’s visit to Hungary is particularly important. In many fields, the history of our two nations is intertwined. At present we are linked not just by joint projects, intense trade, but also by Slovak citizens, of whom more than 450 000 claim Hungarian roots. I believe that we need to...
President Zuzana Čaputová received Mr Wang Yia, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China
PRESS RELEASE 10.07.2019

President Zuzana Čaputová received Mr Wang Yia, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China

President Zuzana Čaputová on Wednesday received Mr Wang Yia, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China. The main topics discussed included the development of bilateral relations in the context of the 70th anniversary of establishing diplomatic relations, possibilities for...
Heads of state affirm the Joint Declaration of Constitutional Officials on Priorities of the Slovak Republic’s Membership in the European Union and the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation
PRESS RELEASE 27.06.2019

Heads of state affirm the Joint Declaration of Constitutional Officials on Priorities of the Slovak Republic’s Membership in the European Union and the North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

We, the top constitutional officials, President of the Slovak Republic, Chairman of the Parliament of the Slovak Republic and Prime Minister of the Slovak Republic, affirm the Joint Declaration of Constitutional Officials on Priorities of the Slovak Republic’s Membership in the European Union and...
The President in Brussels: I believe Slovakia’s future lies in a united and strong EU
PRESS RELEASE 26.06.2019

The President in Brussels: I believe Slovakia’s future lies in a united and strong EU

The President of the Slovak Republic Zuzana Čaputová said on Tuesday in Brussels that she cares greatly that Slovakia becomes a self-confident, responsible and constructive member of the European Union. President Čaputová visited Brussels on Tuesday as part of her second official trip after...
President welcomed in Prague by the Czech President
PRESS RELEASE 20.06.2019

President welcomed in Prague by the Czech President

At his seat in Prague Castle, Czech President Miloš Zeman welcomed on Thursday morning the President of the Slovak Republic Zuzana Čaputová. The Slovak head of state is on her first official foreign visit, which by tradition is always to the Czech Republic. After the welcome and a personal talk...
Inauguration speech of President Zuzana Čaputová
PRESS RELEASE 19.06.2019

Inauguration speech of President Zuzana Čaputová

"President Kiska, President Gašparovič, President Schuster, President of the National Council, Prime Minister, President of the Constitutional Court, Members of the National Council, Members of the government of the Slovak Republic, Your excellencies, Distinguished guests, Dear fellow...
Kiska in his last address at Globsec: We need a strong and united Europe
PRESS RELEASE 06.06.2019

Kiska in his last address at Globsec: We need a strong and united Europe

On Thursday, President Andrej Kiska addressed GLOBSEC 2019 Bratislava Forum: "After almost five years, my mandate as President of Slovakia is coming to an end. During these years, I have not missed any of the Globsecs. Symbolically, today´s speech, as a president, is also my last foreign policy...
Kiska: Stronger Europe means meeting our NATO commitments
PRESS RELEASE 03.06.2019

Kiska: Stronger Europe means meeting our NATO commitments

On Monday, President Andrej Kiska addressed NATO Parliamentary Assembly, which hold a plenary session at Bratislava Castle. „Dear Madam President of the Assembly, Excellences, Ladies and Gentlemen, Dear Guests, Welcome to Bratislava. I wish to extend a special welcome to you, members of...