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European asylum policy the main topic of the ministerial meeting in Sofia

On 25 January 2018, an informal meeting of Justice and Home Affairs Council took place in Sofia, Bulgaria. It was attended by State Secretary Andrej Špenga.

18 December is International Migrants Day

A number of landmark events have occurred in Slovenia in recent years in the area of migration, including the country's response to the pressure of the influx of migrants, implementation of measures to manage the influx of...

In Brussels Home Affairs Ministers Discuss Recasting Legal Basis for Common European Asylum System and Cooperation on Security

The meeting of EU Home Affairs Ministers, which took place on 7 December in Brussels, was attended by State Secretary Andrej Špenga. Participants discussed the progress made in the recasting of the legal basis for the Common...

Brdo Process Ministerial Conference on integrative internal security governance initiative in the Western Balkans

Today, 8 September 2017, the Ministry of the Interior organised a Brdo Process Ministerial Conference. This year's sixth informal meeting of interior ministers, held at Brdo Congress Centre and chaired by the Slovenian Interior...

Police Cooperation Convention for Southeast Europe on automated data exchange

Today, 7 September 2017, the Minister of the Interior Vesna Györkös Žnidar attended the 17th meeting of the Committee of Ministers of the Police Cooperation Convention for Southeast Europe (PCC SEE), which was held at Brdo pri...

Šefic: Migration needs to be regulated, safe and controlled

The second meeting of interior ministers from central Mediterranean countries, which was held on 23 and 24 July 2017 in Tunis, was attended by State Secretary Boštjan Šefic.

Council of the EU focuses primarily on Central Mediterranean Route

On Thursday 6 July, 2017, State Secretary Andrej Špenga attended the informal meeting of justice and home affairs ministers held in Tallinn, Estonia.