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Paralympic Winter Games drawing closer

Slovenia will be represented by 17-year old Alpine skier Jernej Slivnik In PyeongChang, Slovenia will be represented by 17-year old Alpine skier Jernej Slivnik who will compete in the slalom and giant slalom. More

Andrea Agnelli at City Hall

On 5 March 2018, at the City Hall, Mayor Zoran Janković hosted Andrea Agnelli, the co-owner of Fiat and president of the Juventus football club. More

Slovenian cultural heritage meets rap

Slovenia changed into Fair Vida An ingenious and bold way of thinking about Slovenian poetry linked with modern Slovenian rap music, as presented in the book Kla kla klasika by Rok Terkaj – Trkaj, rapper, and Dr Igor Saksida, literary historian, encouraged the Ministry of Culture to invite the authors to participate in the promotion of the European Year of… More

Slovenia has been revealed as the Frankfurt Book Fair’s guest of honour for 2022

A Major Celebration of Literature and Culture Slovenia’s appearance as Guest of Honour at the Frankfurter Buchmesse (19-23 October 2022) was formally sealed by the Director of the Slovenian Book Agency, Renata Zamida, and Juergen Boos, Director of the Frankfurter Buchmesse, in the presence of the Slovenian Minister of Culture, Anton Peršak, and numerous authors and publishers. More

Alpina at the Slovenia House

Olympic winners put Alpina among the best in the world Alpina was among those presented at the Slovenia House. The games in South Korea are the 10th in a row at which it has equipped the world’s elite athletes. More

Slovenian Olympic Education Centre

In April 2016 the Olympic Committee of Slovenia – Association of Sports Federations opened the Slovenian Olympic Education Centre. This serves to present Slovenian sports people, the history of Olympianism and the Olympic Games through photographs, video content and exhibits. More

Ljubljana, most dog-friendly city 2017

Ljubljana received the title most dog-friendly city 2017. In the first round of the competition the visitors to the website www.kuzek.si nominated candidates who in their opinion deserve to be called the best. More

Clothing collection for PyeongChang 2018

Triglav – the primary graphic motif Slovenia’s Olympic athletes who will be competing at the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang will be going there in stylish and recognisable kits. More

Football People – Whole Rainbow of People

On 9 February 2018, the round table titled Football People – Whole Rainbow of People was held at the City Hall where the participants opened a discussion on the social role of football, openness and inclusion with special emphasis on the LGBTIQ community, as well. More

Carnival character Kurent

Traditional Slovenian Carnival character on the UNESCO list of Intangible Cultural Heritage The wandering kurent figures rank among the more visible traditional Shrovetide Carnival customs in Slovenia, and the kurent is the most recognisable Carnival character, with records of his appearance dating back to 1880. More

Fish sculpture on Gallus Embankment

On the renovated Gallus Embankment the Fish sculpture is now erected bringing together the refurbished embankment of the Ljubljanica River. The concrete fish is a sculpture and a piece of playground equipment in one. More