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Minister of the Interior

Vesna Györkös Žnidar

Born 29 December 1977
LLM, London School of Economics and Political Science


Vesna Györkös Žnidar is highly qualified to head the Ministry of the Interior, which mainly includes determining development, organisational, staffing and other guidelines for police work, while monitoring the implementation of police activities and authority and coordinating some responsibilities arising from international police cooperation. The career of Ms Gyorkös Žnidar includes working in crucial judicial sub-systems where police and relevant inspection procedures play a crucial role in sanctioning social deviation. As Minister of the Interior, she will apply this knowledge and her skills to oversee the legality, professionalism and respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms with regard to implementing the authority and tasks of the police.

Photo: Daniel Novakovič/STA


Ministry Contacts

Ministry of the Interior

Štefanova ulica 2, 1000 Ljubljana

T: +386 1 428 40 00

E: gp.mnzping@govpong.si

W: www.mnz.gov.si/en