On the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the birth of Professor Mária Kopp MD and the 10th anniversary of her death, the Mária Kopp Institute for Demography and Families (KINCS) commemorated the heritage of her namesake. The results of the research on the mental health of Hungarians, Hungarostudy 2021, were also presented at the event. Those interested could follow the conference online.
KINCS Smart Family Festival: results announced in a competition for startups supporting Hungarian families
On November 25, 2021, the KINCS Smart Family startup competition ended with a solemn award ceremony and festival at the Millenáris: 44 of the 80 applicants made it to the finals, 17 of them were awarded by the jury. Businesses that receive grand prizes and special prizes offer smart solutions to families that make their daily lives easier. All the finalists presented themselves at the festival, and valuable professional roundtables were held on the connection between families and innovation.
The Kopp Mária Institute for Demography and Families (KINCS) launched the Executive Network for Family Values in 2019 to provide possibility for a regular meeting and sincere exchange of experiences for family-friendly decision-makers and various stakeholders, from Europe and the wider international environment. The third session of the Network was attended by 50 experts from 17 countries.
Nine out of ten Hungarians believe that Christmas is a very important holiday for the whole family, according to a representative survey of the Mária Kopp Institute for Demography and Families (KINCS), which was conducted by interviewing 1,000 people. Eighty-five percent of the respondents said they also need to prepare for the holiday in spirit, with two-thirds lighting candles with their family members on the Sundays of Advent. The vast majority of them buy or make gifts for those close to them and will spend about the same amount of money this Christmas as last year.
Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church and the Mária Kopp Institute for Demography and Families (KINCS) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding
The Károli Gáspár University of the Reformed Church and the Mária Kopp Institute for Demography and Families (KINCS) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding. The primary aim of the agreement is to establish professional cooperation between the two organizations, to coordinate their intellectual resources and capabilities, and to organize and conduct scientific research. The agreement also covers an internship program, as the Mária Kopp Institute will provide internships for students interested in family sciences.
Hungarians support the latest measures affecting retirees: the November pension premium, pension adjustments and the reinstatement of the 13-month pension, according to the latest research of the Mária Kopp Institute for Demography and Families (KINCS). The vast majority of people believe that caring for the elderly is the responsibility of both the state and the family. The research also revealed that retirees - mostly grandparents - would like to spend the amount of the pension premium primarily on their families.
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