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39TH SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

Statement of Slovenia at the Clustered Interactive Dialogue with the Independent Expert on the Rights of Older Persons and the Special Rapporteur on Water and Sanitation, 10 September 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia in the General Debate under Item 2, interactive dialogue with the High Commissioner, 11 September 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Higl-Level Panel Discussion on the 70th Anniversary of the Convention on the Prevention of Genocide, 13 September 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive Dialogue with the Commission of Inquiry on Burundi, 17 September 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive Dialogue with the Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar, 18 September 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia at the General Debate under Item 4, 18 September 2018, link

Statement of the Quadrilateral Group (Austria, Liechtenstein, Slovenia, Switzerland) at the Interactive Dialogue with the Assistant Secretary General for Human Rights on reprisals, 19 September 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive Dialogue with the Commission of Inquiry on the 2018 protests in the Occupied Palestinian Territory, 24 September 2018, link

Statement of the Trilateral Group (Austria, Croatia, Slovenia) at the Annual discussion on the integration of a gender perspective throughout the work of the Human Rights Council and that of its mechanisms, 24 September 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive Dialogue with the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights on the situation of human rights in Yemen, 26 September 2018, link 

38TH SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive dialogue on the High Commissioner's oral update on Ukraine, 3 July 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia at the General Debate under Item 4, 27 June 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Interative Dialogue with the Commission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic, 26 June 2018, link

Statement of Trilateral Group (group of Austria, Croatia and Slovenia) at the second panel of the annual full-day discussion on the human rights of women, 22 June 2018, link

Statement of Quadrilateral Group (group of Austria, Liechtenstein, Slovenia, Switzerland) at the first panel of the annual full-day discussion on the human rights of women, 21 June 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive Dialogue with the Working Group on discrimination against women, 21 June 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on violence against women, 20 June 2018, link

Statement by the President of the Republic of Slovenia H.E. Mr Borut Pahor at the 38th Session of the Human Rights Council, 20 June 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia in the General Debate under Item 2, interactive dialogue with the High Commissioner on Human Rights, 19 June 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on the elimination of discrimination against persons affected by leprosy and their family members  , 18 June 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive Dialogue with the Independent Expert on sexual orientation and gender identity, 18 June 2018, link

37th SESSION OF THE UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL

Statement of Slovenia at the General Debate on Item 7, 20 March 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia at the interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on Minority Issues, 14 March 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia at the General Debate on Item 4, 14 March 2018, link

Statement of the Trilateral (members Austria, Croatia, Slovenia) at the High Level Panel Discussion on the human rights of children in the Syrian Arab Republic, 13 March, link

Statement of Slovenia at the interactive dialogue with the High Commisioner for Human Rights, 8 March 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Annual Debate on Rights of Persons with Disabilities, 7 March 2018, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive Dialogue with Special Representatives on Violence Against Children, and Children and Armed Conflict, 6 March, link 

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive Dialogue with Special Rapporteur on Environment and Human Rights, 5 March, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Annual Full Day meeting on the Rights of the Child, 5 March 2018, link

Statement of the Quadrilateral (members Austria, Liechtenstein, Switzerland and Slovenia) at the Clustered Interactive Dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on Human Rights Defenders and Special Rapporteur on Torture, 1 March, link

Statement of Slovenia at the High Level Panel on 70th Anniversary of Universal Declaration of Human Rights and 25th Anniversary of Vienna Declaration and Programme of Action, 28 February 2018, link

Statement of the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Slovenia Mr Karl Erjavec, at 37th High Level Segment of the UN Human Rights Council, 27 February 2018, link

29TH SESSION OF UPR WORKING GROUP

Statement by Klemen Ponikvar, First Secretary at the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Serbia", 24 January 2018 - Link

Statement by Urša Ponikvar, First Secretary at the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Liechtenstein", 24 January 2018 - Link

Statement by Tomaž Mencin, Ambassador for Human Rights at the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Israel", 23 January 2018 - Link

Statement by Urša Ponikvar, First Secretary at the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of United Arab Emirates", 22 January 2018 - Link

Statement by Tomaž Mencin, Ambassador for Human Rights at the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Montenegro", 22 January 2018 - Link

Statement by Urša Ponikvar, First Secretary at the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Barbados, 19 January 2018" - Link

Statement by Urška Učakar, Third Secretary at the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, "Intervention by Slovenia, Review of Luxembourg", 18 January 2018" - Link

Statement by Klemen Ponikvar, First Secretary at the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Burundi", 18 January 2018 - Link

Statement by Urška Učakar, Third Secretary at the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, "Intervention by Slovenia, Review of the Bahamas", 17 January 2018- Link

Statement by Klemen Ponikvar, First Secretary at the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Botswana", 17 January 2018 - Link

Statement by Tomaž Mencin, Ambassador for Human Rights at the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Mali", 16 January 2018 - Link

Statement by Urška Učakar, Third Secretary at the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, "Intervention by Slovenia, Review of Romania", 16 January 2018 - Link

Statement by Urška Učakar, Third Secretary at the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, "Intervention by Slovenia, Review of Tonga", 15 January 2018 - Link

Statement by Klemen Ponikvar, First Secretary at the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of France", 15 January 2018  - Link

27th Special Session of the Human Rights Council

Statement of Ambassador Vojislav Šuc, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Slovenia to the UN and other International Organizations in Geneva at the 27th special session of the Human Rights Council on the human rights situation of the Rohingya muslim population and other minorities in Rakhine State of Myanmar, 5. December 2017 -  Link

11/06/17

28th Session of UPR Working Group

Statement by Urška Učakar, Third Secretary, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Sri Lanka, 28th Session of UPR Working Group", 15 November 2017 - Link 

Statement by Klemen Ponikvar, First Secretary, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Ukraine, 28th Session of UPR Working Group", 15 November 2017 - Link

Statement by Urška Učakar, Third Secretary, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Japan, 28th Session of UPR Working Group", 14 November 2017 - Link 

Statement by Klemen Ponikvar, First Secretary, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Zambia, 28th Session of UPR Working Group", 13 November 2017 - Link

Statement by Urška Učakar, Third Secretary, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Pakistan, 28th Session of UPR Working Group", 13 November 2017 - Link 

Statement by Urška Učakar, Third Secretary, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Benin, 28th Session of UPR Working Group", 10 November 2017 - Link 

Statement by Klemen Ponikvar, First Secretary, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of the Republic of Korea, 28th Session of UPR Working Group", 9 November 2017 - Link

Statement by Ambassador Vojislav Šuc, Permanent Representative of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Switzerland, 28th Session of UPR Working Group", 9 November 2017 - Link

Statement by Urška Učakar, Third Secretary, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Guatemala, 28th Session of UPR Working Group", 8 November 2017 - Link 

Statement by Klemen Ponikvar, First Secretary, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Peru, 28th Session of UPR Working Group", 8 November 2017 - Link

Statement by Klemen Ponikvar, First Secretary, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Ghana, 28th Session of UPR Working Group", 7 November 2017 - Link

Statement by Urška Učakar, Third Secretary, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Gabon, 28th Session of UPR Working Group", 7 November 2017 - Link 

Statement by Klemen Ponikvar, First Secretary, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Argentina, 28th Session of UPR Working Group", 6 November 2017 - Link 

Statement by Ambassador Vojislav Šuc, Permanent Representative of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Czechia, 28th Session of UPR Working Group", 6 November 2017 - Link

 

 

36th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive Dialogue with Independent Expert on Sudan, 27 September 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive Dialogue on Oral Report by the HCHR on Ukraine, 26 September 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the General Debate on Item 4, 19 September 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the interactive dialogue with the Commission of Inquiry on Syrian Arab Republic, 18 September 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Annual discussion on the integration of a gender perspective throughout the work ot the Human Rights Council and that of its michanisms, 15 September 2017, link

Statement of Q4 (Quadrilateral group: Austria, Liechtenstein, Slovenia and Switzerland) at the Annual discussion on the integration of a gender perspective throughout the work ot the Human Rights Council and that of its michanisms, 15 September 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the General debate under agenda item 2, ID with High Commissioner for Human Rights, 12 September 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the interactive dialogue with the independent expert on rights of older persons and special rapporteur for rights to safe drinking water and sanitation, 11 September 2017, link

 

 

 

35th Session of the United Nations Human Rights Council

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive Dialogue on Democratic Republic of the Congo, 20 June 2017, link

Statement on the Interim Report of Universal Periodic Review for Slovenia, (Item 6), 19 June 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia on the human rights situations that require Council's attention (Item 4), 16 June 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive dialogue with the Comission of Inquiry on the Syrian Arab Republic, 14 June 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Annual full day discussion on the human rights of women - Panel 2: Women's Rights and the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development: Health and Gender Equality (State Secretary Martina Vuk, Ministry of Labour, Family, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunity), 13 June 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Annual full day discussion on the human rights of women - Panel 1: Accelerating efforts to eliminate violence against women: engaging men and boys in preventing and responding to violence against women, (on behalf of Quadrilateral: Austria, Liechtenstein, Switzerland and Slovenia), 13 June 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on violence against women, 9 June 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia on behalf of the Trilateral (Austria, Croatia and Slovenia) at the Panel discussion on unaccompanied migrant children and adolescents and human rights, 9 June 2017, link 

Statement of Slovenia at the interactive dialogue with the Working Group on Discrimination against Women, 9 June 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia in interactive dialogue with the Independent Expert on protection against violence and discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, 8 June, 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia on Item 2, interactive dialogue with the High Commissioner for Human Rights, 8 June, link

 

 

34th Session of the UN Human Rights Council

Statement of Slovenia at the interactive dialogue on the High Commissioner's oral report on Ukraine, 22 March 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the General Debate on Item 7, 20 March 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the interactive dialogue with the Special Rapporteur on minority issues, 15 March 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the General Debate on Item 4, 14 March 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the interactive dialogue with Comission on South Sudan, 14 March, 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the High Level Panel on human rights situation in Syrian Arab Republic, 14 March 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive Dialogue with the Comission of Inquiry on Burundi, 13 March 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Interactive Dialogue on the report of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, 8 March 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Clustered Interactive Dialogue with Special Representatives of the UN SG on violence against children and children and armed conflict, 7 March, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Annual Full- day meeting on the Rights of the Child, 6 March 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Culstered Interactive Dialogue with Special Rapporteur for human rights defenders, 2 March 2017, link

Statement of Slovenia at the Panel discussion on climate change and the rights of the child, 2 March 2017, link

Statement by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Slovenia, Mr Karl Erjavec, at the High-level segment of the 34th session of the UN Human Rights Council, link

One-day Intersessional Seminar on the Protection of the Family

One-day intersessional seminar on the protection of the family - statement of Slovenia on the role of the family in supporting the protection and promotion of the rights of persons with disabilities, 23 February 2017 - Link

26th SPECIAL SESSION OF THE UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL ON HUMAN RIGHTS IN SOUTH SUDAN

Statement delivered by Ambassador Vojislav Šuc, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Slovenia to the United Nations and other international organizations in Geneva, at the 26th Special Session of the UN Human Rights Council on human rights situation in South Sudan, link

Oral briefing of OHCHR to the States Members of the Council and observers on the findings of its periodic report on the situation of human rights in Ukraine

Statement delivered by Mr Klemen Ponikvar, First Secretary at the Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, at the Oral briefing of the OHCHR to the States Members of the Council and observers on the findings of its periodic report on the situation of human rights in Ukraine, Link

107th Session of the Council of the International Organization for Migration

Statement by ambassador Vojislav Šuc, Permanent Representative of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, "107th Session of the Council of the International Organization for Migration", 7. december 2016 - Povezava

Statement by ambassador Vojislav Šuc, Permanent Representative of Slovenia to the UN and other international organizations in Geneva, on behalf of the Human Security Network, 7 December 2016 - LINK

11/22/16

FIRST FORUM ON HUMAN RIGHTS, DEMOCRACY AND RULE OF LAW

Joint statement of Mr Andraž Šiler, UN Youth Delegate from Slovenia, and Mr Klemen Ponikvar, First Secretary, Permanent Mission of Slovenia to the UN Office in Geneva on Creating an enabling environment for the effective participation of youth in public decision-making, link 

11/16/16

5th UN Forum on Business and Human Rights

Statement by dr Melita Gabrič, Department for Human Rights, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Slovenia on National action plans to implement the UNGPs: stepping up governement commitments and action, link

10/31/16

26th Session of UPR Working Group

Statement by Ambassador Vojislav Šuc, Permanent Representative of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of South Sudan, 26. session of UPR Working Group", 7 November 2016 - Link

Statement by Ambassador Vojislav Šuc, Permanent Representative of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Haiti, 26. session of UPR Working Group", 7 November 2016 - Link

Statement by Klemen Ponikvar, First Secretary, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of the Republic of Moldova, 26. session of UPR Working Group", 4 November 2016 - Link

Statement by Špela Košir, Counsellor, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Timor Leste, 26. session of UPR Working Group", 3 November 2016 - Link

Statement by Klemen Ponikvar, First Secretary, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Uganda, 26. session of UPR Working Group", 3 November 2016 - Link

Statement by Špela Košir, Counsellor, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Lithuania, 26. session of UPR Working Group", 2 November 2016 - Link

Statement by Klemen Ponikvar, First Secretary, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Zimbabwe, 26. session of UPR Working Group", 2 November 2016 - Link

Statement by Špela Košir, Counsellor, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Iceland, 26. session of UPR Working Group", 1 November 2016 - Link

Statement by Ambassador Vojislav Šuc, Permanent Representative of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, 26. session of UPR Working Group", 1 November 2016 - Link

Statement by Ambassador Vojislav Šuc, Permanent Representative of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Syrian Arab Republic, 26. session of UPR Working Group", 31 October 2016 - Link

Statement by Špela Košir, Counsellor, Permanent Mission of Slovenia, "Intervention of Slovenia, Review of Togo, 26. session of UPR Working Group", 31 October 2016 - Link

10/21/16

Human Rights Council

Statement "Statement of the Republic of Slovenia at the Twenty-fifth Special Session of the Human Rights Council on the deteriorating situation of human rights in the Syrian Arab Republic, and the recent situation in Aleppo", by Ambassador Vojislav Šuc, Permanent Representative of Slovenia, 21 October 2016 - Link

09/29/16

World Health Organization

Statement "Taking a Stand Against Ageism" by DPR Ms Jelka Travnik, 29 September 2016 - Link