18. 12. 2015Ljubljana, 18 December 2015 - The 10th Ministerial Conference of the WTO (MC10), opened in Nairobi on Tuesday, 15 December, comes to a close today, 18 December. For the first time, the Ministerial Conference of the WTO was held in Africa. It coincides with the 20th anniversary of the WTO and has particular importance for the African continent. The Slovenian delegation to the MC10 is headed by State Secretary of...
14. 12. 2015Brussels, 14 December 2015 – EU ministers responsible for agriculture and fisheries met at their last ordinary EU Council meeting of the year under the Luxembourg Presidency. On the first day, Slovenia was represented by the Minister of Agriculture, Dejan Židan.At today's meeting, the EU ministers held a discussion on sustainable agriculture, forestry and fisheries in connection with bioeconomy as an opportunity for Europe. The Luxembourg Presid... More »
The 3rd Slovenian Rural Parliament
The 3rd Slovenian Rural Parliament will be held in Podčetrtek on 7th and 8th October 2015.
The event is organised by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food, the Slovenian Rural Development Society and Slovenian Rural Network with active participation by the Chamber of Agriculture and Forestry of Slovenia and the Cooperative Union of Slovenia.
World Bee Day Initiative
In recent years, at the international level and due to its international activities related to bees and beekeeping, Slovenia has been identified as a country where this field has a special place and receives special care, the Slovenian Government has decided to further upgrade these activities and, at the initiative of Slovenian Beekeepers’ Association, to submit a proposal for the proclamation of World Bee Day within the framework of the United Nations. Together with the Beekeepers’ Association and other institutions, the Government will strive for the proclamation of this day, which will further contribute to the awareness of the importance of bees and beekeeping. More...