NEWS FROM SLOVENIA

13. 10. 2009

A second group of Palestinian children has arrived in Slovenia


The latest rehabilitation programme includes 11 children from Gaza aged 6–15 who were victims of clashes between the Israeli army and Hamas which took place at the end of 2008 and beginning of 2009. Slovenia hosted the first...

1. 10. 2009

Women Earned 92% of Average Gross Men's Pay in 2007


The average gross monthly pay for women in Slovenia in 2007 was more than EUR 100 lower than that for men, representing 92.2% of the average gross earnings for men, down 0.9 percentage points year-on-year, according to the...

29. 9. 2009

Opening of the exhibition “You See Me – I See You: Cultural Diversity in the Eyes of the Roma”


Permanent Representative of Slovenia to the Council of Europe and Chair of the Committee of Ministers’ Deputies, Ambassador Marjetica Bole, opened the exhibition “You See Me – I See You: Cultural Diversity in the Eyes of the...

16. 9. 2009

'Ljubljana Process' at the Council of Europe in Strasbourg


From 1 to 15 October, the Council of Europe's headquarters in Strasbourg will be hosting the 'Ljubljana Process – Rehabilitating our Common Heritage' exhibition. As part of the programme of the Slovenian Chairmanship of the...

27. 8. 2009

Transmission of press conferences following cabinet meetings available in sign language at www.vlada.si


Freedom of expression and access to public information are among the rights enshrined in Slovenia's constitution. In accordance with the government policy of ensuring that the deaf and hearing impaired are equally informed and...

6. 7. 2009

Ambassador Veronika Stabej appointed President of the Board of Governors of the Anna Lindh Foundation


Brussels – The Board of Governors of the Anna Lindh Foundation (ALF), at a meeting in Brussels today, appointed Ambassador Veronika Stabej its new President for the next three years. The Anna Lindh Euro-Mediterranean Foundation...

23. 6. 2009

Children from Gaza come to Slovenia for rehabilitation


Twenty-one Palestinian children from Gaza, most of them victims of the Israeli offensive in the area in January, have come to Slovenia for rehabilitation. The children, who were all seriously injured – some of them have injuries...