AUCKLAND: A view from Slovakia - from behind the Iron Curtain to a member of the European Union
Monday, 26 August 2019 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Lecture Hall 370, 201N-370, Human Sciences Building, Symonds Street, (cnr Charles Nalden Lane, beside the Music School) University of Auckland , Auckland CBD

SPEAKER: H.E. Tomas Ferko - Ambassador of the Slovak Republic to Australia, New Zealand and other nations of the South Pacific

Ambassador Tomáš Ferko graduated in 2001 in International Relations and Diplomacy from the Faculty of Political Sciences and International Relations of the Matej Bel University in Banská Bystrica, Slovakia.   He then joined the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.   He spent the first seven years of his career in the Department responsible for the Western Balkans, at the Ministry in Bratislava, and then at the Slovak Embassy in Belgrade, Serbia.