Film & Discussion

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 7pm

JUNACI Z PRACHU/ Scouts Rising form the Dust
Documentary film (dir. Tomas Vitek, 2010, 26min., in Slovak with English subtitles)

A story of persecution of the Scout organization members during the communist regime in Slovakia.

The Scout organization in Czechoslovakia had to rise from ashes three times. It was banned for opposing the totalitarian regimes of the Nazis in 1940-1945, of Communists in 1950-1968 and again from 1970 to 1989. Come share your scout story!
Moderated by Garbriel Levicky

In cooperation with Ústav pamäti národa (Nation’s Memory Institute) in Bratislava and
the Consulate General of the Slovak Republic in New York

RSVP: newyork@svu2000.org

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Life of a Diplomat

Wednesday, June 21 at 7pm, 2017

An informal chat with Martin Dvorak, Consul General of the Czech Republic in New York
Moderated by Chris Harwood

Come to learn about the amazing international professional journey of the Consul General and help us thank him for his friendship and continuous support. Join us in wishing him happy sailing to his new destination this year.

RSVP: newyork@svu2000.org

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The Czech Republic and the United Nations 🗓

A presentation and panel discussion
Moderated by Jirí Ellinger
Deputy Permanent Representative of the Czech Republic to the UN
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PROGRAM NOTES

WEDNESDAY, MAY 17, 2017 at 7pm
Bohemian National Hall
321 E 73 Str, New York, NY 10021

Meet diplomats of the Czech Mission to the UN and find out what keeps them busy, worries them and makes them laugh at work. Get the inside scoop, serious and not so serious: How strong is the voice of the Czech Republic? or Why do countries serve free ice cream at the UN? You will be able to ask other questions during the Q&A. In English.

In cooperation with the Permanent Mission of the Czech Republic to the United Nations.
Suggested donation $5.00
RSVP: newyork@svu2000.org

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