• Meeting of PM Miro Cerar and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Source: Cabinet of the PM

    PM Miro Cerar and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon discuss Western Balkans, refugees and Syria

    02.10.2015 -

    PM Miro Cerar and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon had a meeting yesterday to discuss the recent developments in the Western Balkans, including the refugee and migrant crisis. The Secretary-General underlined the importance of a Europe-wide response and reaffirmed the support of the United Nations in meeting related challenges.

  • Address by PM Cerar at the 70th Session of UN General Assembly. Source: Cabinet of PM

    PM Cerar recalls the responsibility of co-operation among the countries in their efforts for peace and security in the world

    01.10.2015 -

    PM Miro Cerar stressed Slovenia's commitment to promoting human rights and the rule of law, as he addressed the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York. He also said that Slovenia would continue to advocate progressive approach to human rights issues and strive to enhance international norms and standards.

  • Photo: STA

    Slovenia and Hungary agree to have no more unilateral measures

    28.09.2015 -

    “Today, we agreed to strengthen cooperation and decided that there will be no more unilateral measures,” said the Slovenian Minister of the Interior, Vesna G. Žnidar, after meeting her Hungarian counterpart, Sandor Pinter.


Government Priorities

The new cabinet under Miro Cerar has given new impetus to Slovenia. Several years of economic crisis have revealed a number of social problems, which the new ministerial team will be forced to take on if it is to restore the country’s international reputation and economic strength.

With the commencement of oral proceedings before the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) , Slovenia and Croatia enter the final phase of resolving their territorial and maritime border dispute. The arbitral award should be final by 2015.


On 16 January 2015, Slovenia submitted an action plan for the execution of the ECHR judgement concerning the foreign currency savings in Ljubljanska banka in former Yugoslavia.