GBP was pleased to attend the Hungarian Presidency Reception organized by the Parliament Magazine on Monday the 24th of January.
The reception was be opened by Hungarian Minister of State for EU Affairs Enikő Győri.
The Parliament Magazine's MEP editor Catherine Stihler opened the reception, introducing Hungarian state secretary for European affairs Enikő Győri, who delivered the keynote speech.
Győri called for a strengthened relationship between the European council and parliament, adding, "In the EU there is a clear need for good cooperation with parliament and council because we need that for legislative progress".
"The working method will be friendship. The EU is not only about procedures, but about people, friendship and discussion."
Photos from the night are available via the following link http://www.debatty.com/parliament/2011-01-24-hungarian-presidency-reception/