NEWS FROM SLOVENIA

22. 6. 2009

Slovenia on children’s rights at the seat of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg


One of the priorities of the Slovenian Chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe includes education on children's rights enshrined in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. The implementation...

19. 6. 2009

18 Years of the Slovenian State


On the eve of the national holiday, at 21.15 on Wednesday 24 June 2009 Republic Square will host the main state celebration of Statehood Day, with Dr Danilo Türk, President of the Republic of Slovenia, being the keynote speaker....

8. 6. 2009

Painting Workshop for Children on the Theme of Children's Rights


On Thursday, 4 June 2009, a painting workshop for children on the theme of children's rights was carried out at the Art Centre for Young People in Ljubljana, which operates as part of Pionirski Dom. The event was organised by...

5. 6. 2009

Small steps to a greener environment


The Government Communication Office has taken World Environment Day, which has been commemorated since 1972, to start spreading awareness among its staff about environmental issues. We share the opinion of the United Nations...

4. 6. 2009

Strasbourg: A cultural promotion of Slovenia at the Council of Europe


On 20 May, at the Council of Europe's Headquarters in Strasbourg, Slovenia opened a mosaic photographic exhibition of Slovenian national parks and protected areas entitled "Water – Our Hope", complemented by an...

3. 6. 2009

Children's painting workshop on the rights of the child


4.6.2009 – The children's painting workshop on the rights of the child will be held on Thursday, 4 June 2009 at 4 p.m. in the Art Centre of Pionirski Dom – youth cultural centre in Ljubljana. The Government Communication...

26. 5. 2009

Director of the Government Communication Office Veronika Stabej receives Légion d’Honneur


Veronika Stabej, ambassador and director of Government Communication Office, was presented with the insignia of Chevalière of the ‘Légion d’Honneur’ by Chantal de Bourmont, the French Ambassador to Slovenia on Tuesday, 26 May...