Welcome to the website of The Visegrad Group in the Post-Lisbon EU: Getting Closer to Move Further project led by the Institute of International Relations in Prague. The project is dedicated to enhancing academic, diplomatic, political and public policy cooperation of the four Visegrad countries (V4): The Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland and Slovakia.  


The project is a part of the wider V4 initiative with participation of the Institute of International Relations in Prague, the Hungarian Institute of International Affairs, The Polish Institute of International Affairs and the Research Center of the Slovak Foreign Policy Association. As leading academic research institutions in their respective countries, they have taken part in the Strategic Grants since 2007, with support of the International Visegrad Fund.


Please use the menu in the top to find out more about our project, the institutes involved, past and planned international conferences, publications, as well as downloadable research papers.