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INTERNATIONAL CO-ORPERATION

European cooperation in the youth field

   
The Office of the Republic of Slovenia for Youth ensures the suitable realisation of interests of the Republic of Slovenia in the youth field in the international community. On the basis of the foreign policy interests of the Republic of Slovenia, it manages the harmonised activities of representatives of the Office of the Republic of Slovenia for Youth in bodies and institutions of the EU, the Council of Europe and other international connections. To this end, it maintains an overview of international cooperation and European affairs and proposes, prepares and implements certain activities. 

  

Slovenia follows key international and European trends in the field of youth which are intended to create more chances and equal opportunities for youth in education and the labour market, as well as promotion of active citizenship, social inclusion and solidarity among all young people. 

  

As a competent national authority, the Office of the Republic of Slovenia for Youth also manages the implementation of the Erasmus+: Youth in Action programme, which encourages active participation and international cooperation among young people. The programme is implemented in Slovenia by the Zavod MOVIT national agency.