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Country Information Sheet Slovenia

Ministry with overall responsibility

Other Ministries involved

  • Ministrstvo za delo, družino in socialne zadeve / Ministry of Labour, Family and Social Affairs
    [L Slovene] / [L English]
  • Ministrstvo za izobraževanje, znanost, kulturo in šport / Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport
    [L Multilingual]
  • Ministrstvo za pravosodje in javno upravo / Ministry of Justice and Public Administration
    [L Multilingual]
  • Ministrstvo za zdravje / Ministry of Health
    [L Slovene] / [L English]

Policy papers or programmes

  • Resolution on immigration policy in the Republic of Slovenia (adopted by the Parliament in 1999)
    [D Slovene]
  • Resolution on migration policy in the Republic of Slovenia (adopted by the Parliament in 2002)
    [D Slovene]
  • Report of the working group for preparing possible measures for putting into force the migration policy – estimation of the current situation on the field of the migration and integration policies in the Republic of Slovenia (2005)  - Internal document
  • Strategija ekonomskih migracij za obdobje od 2010 do 2020 / Strategy of Economic Migration 2010-2020
    [D Slovene]

Key legislation

  • Zakon o mednarodni zaščiti / International Protection Act - 2012
    [L Slovene]
  • Uredba o pravicah in dolžnostih beguncev v Republiki Sloveniji / Decree on Rights and Duties of Refugees in the Republic of Slovenia - 2008
    [L Slovene]
  • Zakon o tujcih / Aliens Act – 2011
    [L Slovene] / [D English
  • Uredba o integraciji tujcev / Decree on the Integration of Foreigners - 2012
    [L Slovene]

Funding opportunities

The Ministry of Interior is the responsible authority for the management and control of the four Funds part of the Solidarity and management of migration flows programme.

See on the Web Site's national funding page: 
http://ec.europa.eu/ewsi/en/funding/national.cfm

Impact assessments, reports and evaluations

  • Independent Evaluation:  Report for implementation of the European Refugee Fund funding for the year 2006
    [D English]
  • Independent Evaluation:  Report for implementation of the European Refugee Fund funding for the year 2005
    [D English]
  • Independent Evaluation: Report for implementation of the European Refugee Fund funding for the year 2004
    [D English]

Research and statistical agencies

  • Statistični urad Republike Slovenije / Statistical Office of the Republic of Slovenia
    [L Slovene] / [L English
  • Univerza na Primorskem Znanstveno-raziskovalno središče Koper / University of Primorska, Science and Research Centre of Koper
    [L Slovene] / [L English]
  • Mirovni inštitut / Peace Institute
    [L Slovene] / [L English]
  • Inštitut za narodnostna vprašanja  / Institute for Ethnic Studies
    [L Slovene] / [L English]
  • Univerza v Ljubljani, Filozofska fakulteta, Oddelek za etnologijo in kulturno antropologijo / Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana
    [L Slovene] / [L English]
  • Inštitut za slovensko izseljenstvo in migracije ZRC SAZU / Slovenian Migration Institute (SRC SASA)
    [L Slovene] / [L English]
  • Družbenomedicinski inštitut ZRC SAZU / Sociomedical Institute (SRC SASA)
    [L Slovene] / [L English]

Agencies implementing integration programmes

  • Zavod Republike Slovenije za zaposlovanje / Employment Service of Slovenia 
    [L Slovene] / [L English]
  • Info točka za tujce, Zavod Republike Slovenije za zaposlovanje / Contact Point for Migrants, Employment Service of Slovenia
    [L Slovene]
  • Andragoški center Republike Slovenije / Slovenian Institute for Adult Education
    [L Slovene] / [L English]
  • Center za permanentno izobraževanje Cene Štupar / Centre for Permanent Education Cene Štupar
    [L Slovene]
  • Andragoški zavod Maribor / Adult Institute Maribor
    [L Slovene]
  • Ljudska Univerza Žalec / People’s University Žalec
    [L Slovene]
  • Ljudska Univerza Škofja Loka / People’s University Škofja Loka
    [L Slovene]
  • Ljudska Univerza Koper / People’s University Koper
    [L Slovene] / [L English]
  • Ljudska Univerza Velenje / People’s University Velenje
    [L Slovene] / [L English]
  • Ljudska Univerza Ajdovščina / People’s University Ajdovščina
    [L Slovene]
  • Razvojno izobraževalni center Novo mesto / Development – Educational Center Novo mesto
    [L Slovene] / [L English]
  • Ljudska Univerza Kranj / People’s University Kranj
    [L Slovene]
  • Slovenska Filantropija / Slovene Philanthropy
    [L Slovene] / [L English]
  • National Education Institute Slovenia
  • Center za slovenščino kot drugi/tuji jezik / Centre for Slovene as a Second/Foreign Language
    [L Slovene] / [L English
  • Cene Štupar, Center za permanentno izobraževanje, LJUBLJANA [L Slovene]
  • Ljudska univerza Ormož, ORMOŽ [L Slovene]
  • Ljudska univerza Celje, CELJE [L Slovene]
  • MOCIS-Center za izobraževanje odraslih, SLOVENJ GRADEC
  • Ljudska univerza Krško, KRŠKO [L Slovene]
  • Ljudska univerza Kočevje, KOČEVJE [L Slovene]
  • Ljudska univerza Ptuj, PTUJ [L Slovene]
  • Makroskop, LJUBLJANA
  • Racio Social, CELJE
  • Društvo za razvijanje prostovoljnega dela Novo mesto, NOVO MESTO [L Slovene]
  • Pravno-informacijski center nevladnih organizacij (PIC), LJUBLJANA [L Slovene]
  • Inštitut za afriške študije / Institute for African studies
    [L Slovene]
  • Jezuitsko združenje za begunce Slovenije
    [L Slovene]

Key stakeholders

  • Slovenska Filantropija / Slovene Philanthropy (Ljubljana)
    [L Slovene] / [L English]
  • Pravno-informacijski center nevladnih organizacij (PIC)
    [L Slovene]
  • Društvo za razvijanje prostovoljnega dela Novo mesto (Novo mesto) 
    [L Slovene]
  • Inštitut za afriške študije / Institute for African studies
    [L Slovene]
  • Jezuitsko združenje za begunce Slovenije
    [L Slovene]
 
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1
Greece: Equally
Athenians, as well as
Greeks

This event aims to
raise awareness on
the issue of
citizenship for
second generation
migrants, and i[more]
2
Metropolis
Professional
Development (MPD)
Training Sessi
ons

Metropolis
Professional
Development offers
exclusive training
sessions with a
strong focus on
offeri[more]
Netherlands:
'Religion matters'
Symposium, with a
focus on social
cohesion

The Faculty of
Theology of the Vrije
Universiteit (VU) and
the Protestant
Theological
University (PT[more]
The role of diverse
legal regimes in
shaping migrants’
experiences: visible
impacts and research
challenges

Warda Belabas 14.00
This workshop
aims to discuss the
effects of specific
policies towards d[more]
3
Lithuania -
Conference on the
'Integration of third
country nationals:
economic aspects'

The centre for
equality advancement
and the NGO "Magnum
Bonum“ are
organising a
conference ent[more]
4
Poland: Promotion of
equal treatment in
access to goods and
services - Promocja
równego traktowania w
dostępie do dóbr i
usług

The training targets
employees of
non-governmental
organisations dealing
with issues related
to fore[more]
5 6 7
Expat Fair: All you
need to kow about the
Netherlands in one
location

Whether you’re
a new arrival or a
long-term resident in
the Netherlands,
there’s a lot t[more]
NL: Expat Fair 201
5

Whether you’re
a new arrival or a
long-term resident in
the Netherlands
there’s a lot to[more]
8 9 10 11
International
Conference on
Frontiers in
Comparative Migration
Research

The University of
Sussex, UK, welcomes
on March 11, 2015 the
2nd International
Conference organized [more]
12
Challenges ahead:
Integration of
Migrants on the
European Labour
Market

The purpose of the
conference is to shed
light on the very
complex issue of
migrants’
economic[more]
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15 16 17 18 19 20 21
Ireland: Migrant
Entrepreneurs
Networking and Advice
Seminar

Migrant Entrepreneurs
Networking and Advice
Seminar will take
place on 21 March in
Dublin as part of[more]
22 23
Sweden: FORSA
symposium - The
Global in the local -
det globala i det
lokala

The Association for
Social Work Research
in Sweden (FORSA) is
a politically
independent
organisation[more]
24 25 26
Ireland:
International
Conference on Migrant
Health

Invitation to attend
international
conference, EU
RESTORE project in
Migrant Health,
University of L[more]
27
Labour Migration in
the Nordic-Baltic
Region

Labour Migration in
the Nordic-Baltic
Region. New Trends of
Labour Migration
– Ready for the C[more]
28
29 30
Portugal: CIVE MORUM
International
Congress - Social
Movements and Civic
Participation

The CIVE MORUM, an
initiative promoted
by the Institute of
Sociology from the
University of Porto, w[more]
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Making integration work

The successful integration of third-country nationals legally residing in the Member States of the European Union is vital to strengthening freedom, security and justice in Europe.

The European Web Site on Integration provides you with a collection of good practices and a wide variety of tools and useful information to make integration work.

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