State Secretary in the Federal Ministry for European and International Affairs of Austria visits Krakow
On 29 April 2013 Mr. Reinhold Lopatka paid a one day visit to Krakow as a guest speaker of the university cycle Jagiellonian Diplomatic Encounters. His lecture "A New Agenda for Europe: From Crisis to Reform" was organized by the Faculty of International and Political Studies of the Jagiellonian University.
Košice in Slovakia and Marseille in France were awarded the prestigious title of the 2013 European Capital of Culture. The celebrations in Košcice opened with a bang on January 19th and 20th, with 180 events and attractions. Krakow was officially represented by Vice Mayor for Culture Magdalena Sroka.