31. 1. 2024

The government spokesperson is Lucie Ješátková

Lucie Ješátková became the new government spokesperson as of Wednesday 31 January 2024, coming from the same position at the Ministry of the Environment. She was appointed to the post by the government of Petr Fiala at the meeting on 17 January.


27. 2. 2023

Tomáš Kopečný: Governmental Envoy for the Reconstruction of Ukraine

PhDr. Tomáš Kopečný became the new Governmental Envoy for the Reconstruction of Ukraine. He was appointed to the post by the government of Petr Fiala.


11. 5. 2022

Klára Šimáčková Laurenčíková appointed new Government Commissioner for Human Rights

Mgr. Klára Šimáčková Laurenčíková became the new Government Commissioner with effect from 11 May 2022. She was appointed to the post by the government of Petr Fiala.


6. 5. 2019

Helena Válková appointed the new Commissioner for Human Rights

At its meeting of 6 May 2019, the Government appointed prof. JUDr. Helena Válková, CSc. as the new Commissioner for Human Rights. The new Commissioner took office today.


8. 3. 2019

Jana Adamcová is the new Government’s spokesperson

At its meeting held on Monday, 4 March 2019, Andrej Babiš’s cabinet approved a change of the Government’s spokesperson. Petra Doležalová, who asked to be relieved to commence maternal leave, will be replaced by Jana Adamcová, effective from 4 March 2019.


29. 6. 2018

Petra Doležalová has been appointed as the new government spokesperson

At its first meeting on Wednesday 27th June 2018, Andrej Babiš’s government appointed Petra Doležalová as the new government spokesperson.


21. 6. 2017

Aleš Chmelař became the new Secretary of State for European Affairs

Today, Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka installed the new Secretary of State for European Affairs, Aleš Chmelař. From now on, he is the Deputy for the administration of the Department for European Affairs at the Office of the Government. In addition to the role of the Secretary of State for European Affairs, Aleš Chmelař will also be Prime Minister’s assistant, who represents the Czech government at the preparatory talks in Brussels.


8. 6. 2017

Defence & Security Conference Prague

On 9 June 2017, Prague will host a unique high-level conference on European security and defence under the auspices of Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka. The Defence and Security Conference Prague – held at the Žofín Palace – will be opened by the Prime Minister and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.


9. 6. 2016

The life of the Straka Academy

Exhibition about 240 th anniversary of the establishment of the Count Straka Foundation and 120 th anniversary of the construction of the Straka Academy building.


12. 2. 2016

25th anniversary of the foundation of the Visegrad Group

On Monday, February 15, 2016 elapses 25 years since the establishment of the Visegrad Group, an alliance of four Central European countries: The Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia. Prague summit of the Visegrad countries will be held on this occasion. Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka, Prime Minister of Poland Beata Szydlová, Prime Minister of Hungary Viktor Orban and Prime Minister of Slovakia Robert Fico will meet leaders of Macedonia and Bulgaria. The main topics of the summit will be the migration crisis and V4 cooperation with the Balkan countries.