The Hungary Helps Program
We are not abandoning innocent people suffering. We protect communities threatened by religious or other persecution, violence, catastrophes or the effects of migration. We are bound by our thousand-year-old Christian heritage, by our moral duty resulting from this heritage and also by the general principles of humanity.
The Hungary Helps Agency
The Hungary Helps Agency was established on 14th April 2019 based on Act CXX of 2018 on the Hungary Helps Program. The Hungary Helps Agency is a governmental agency which works as a non-profit organization under the coordination of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary.
The Budapest Report on Christian Persecution 2020 is available now
The Budapest Report on Christian Persecution has been published for the fourth consecutive time this year. The aim is to create a comprehensive scientific work that presents the phenomenon of the persecution of Christians from different perspectives. The authors of...
Tristan Azbej: Hungary Helps scheme may serve as model
Pope Francis’ visit to Iraq has channelled global interest to the situation of Christians in the Middle East and the Hungary Helps aid programme, which may serve as a model for other humanitarian programmes and governments, a Hungarian government official told MTI....
Tristan Azbej met Pope Francis in Mosul
Tristan Azbej, the State Secretary of the Prime Minister's Office for the Aid of Persecuted Christians and the Hungary Helps Program, was the first of the invited guests to meet Pope Francis during the his historical visit to Mosul. Tristan Azbej also informed MTI on...
Syriac Catholic Patriarch of Antioch praised Hungary during the visit of Pope Francis
The support of the Hungarian government greatly contributed to the reconstruction of the Church of the Immaculate Conception in Qaraqosh, which was destroyed by the Islamic State, said Syrian Syriac Catholic Patriarch of Antioch Ignatius Joseph III Yonan in his speech...