18. 3. 2015
Cultural Bazaar final event features the first public performance of the song ‘One World’ and the show ‘Changing the World – Chord by Chord’Ljubljana, 18 March 2015 – The Cankarjev Dom Cultural and Congress Centre today hosted the final event of the Cultural Bazaar, which marked the European Year for Development 2015. It opened with the first public performance of the song ‘One World’ by the group Slove'n'aid, which brought together a number of famous Slovenian musicians especially for this purpose. A song and video were made by composers and producers Žiga Pirnat and Andraž Gliha to promote Slovenia’s international development cooperation. This was also noted b... More »Nagovor ministra Erjavca na Kulturnem bazarju
18. 3. 2015Ljubljana, 18 March 2015 – Today, Minister Erjavec met the US Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs, Ambassador Victoria Nuland, who is visiting Slovenia during her tour of the wider region. Minister Erjavec and Assistant Secretary Nuland agreed that the relations between the two countries, which are strategic partners and allies, are excellent. Minister Erjavec expressed his support for strengthening economic cooperation, adding that there is significant untapped potential. In this regard, Assistant Secretary Nuland highlighted information technology, energy and ... More »
17. 3. 2015Ljubljana, 17 March 2015 – On Tuesday, 17 March, Minister Erjavec took part in the traditional annual meeting with representatives of Slovenian NGOs operating in the field of human rights at the national and international levels. Minister Erjavec noted the good cooperation with NGOs in human rights, which enhances Slovenia's foreign policy activity. He pointed out that human rights remain a key priority of Slovenia's foreign policy, devoting particular attention to women's rights, gender equality and protection of the most vulnerable groups (children, persons with disabilities, LGBT people), ... More »
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Bled Strategic Forum
This year's Bled Strategic Forum took place on 1 and 2 September, and focused on the theme "The Power of Trust", with demographic changes, cyber security, Central Europe and Western Balkans as its main topics of discussion. Hidden dimensions of international relations and questions of infrastructure, innovations and cooperation with India were also discussed during one of the leading international conferences in the region.
10th anniversary of EU membership
On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of EU membership, the Slovenian Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a booklet containing contributions of former members of the Core Negotiating Team of the Republic of Slovenia for Accession to the EU. The former members of the Team present their views and the key challenges facing Slovenia during the negotiations, and reflect on the country’s achievements and its development during the ten years of EU membership.