On 3rd of march, 2017 the Society of Foreign Consuls in New York celebrated International Women's Day with the participation of 19 countries at the Bohemian Hall, the cultural headquarters of the Consulate General of the Czech Republic, where each country’s nominee recieved a Certificate of Merit.

The diplomas were handed out to those women who are outstandingly successful in their profession and are helping the developement of their fields with their achievements. The awarded women  - who are living and working in New York -  were nominated by the leaders of their foreign representations.

From Hungary, Dr. Márka Zsuzsa an astrophysicist recieved the award, a scientific researcher at Colombus University. For her the Certificate of Merit was presented by Dr. Zsuzsanna Király Deputy Chief of Mission.