Attorneys Andrea Saccucci and Anton Giulio Lana (Italy) and the Peace Institute (Slovenia) received PILnet’s 2012 European Pro Bono Award for exemplary partnership in the public interest (2012.10.29)
The award was bestowed at the closing ceremony of the 6th European Pro Bono Forum hosted by PILnet.
Slovenia Found Responsible by the Grand Chamber of the EuropeaCourt of Human Rights for Violations of Rights of the ‘Erased’ People (2012.06.26)
This landmark judgment is a result of a long-lasting joint effort of a team which worked with the support of Open Society Foundations.
Rwandan ambassador to Netherlands, Her Excellency Immaculee Uwanyiligira, visiting Peace Institute in Slovenia (2011.01.19)
Rwandan ambassador to Netherlands, Her Exc. Immaculee Uwanyiligira, is visiting Slovenia for the first time. Among others she visited also the Peace Institute...
Public statement (2010.07.13)
The European Court of Human Rights today issued a judgment against the RS in favor of a group of applicants who filed an application complaining about their unlawful “erasure” from the registry of permanent residence in 1992 soon after the Slovenia’s declaration of independence.
Press Release Concerning the Homophobic Attack on Café Open (2009.06.27)
We, the employees of the Peace Institute are strongly condemning the homophobic attack on Café Open on Thursday 25 June 2009 committed by unknown camouflaged individuals.
Statement of Non Governmental Organizations on the Occasion of World Refugee Day (2009.06.19)
On the occasion of this years' World Refugee Day certain NGOs are once again expressing concern over the situation of the asylum seekers and refugees.
Study visit of representatives of Rwandan NGOs (2009.06.10)
In the period 22 May – 9 June 2009, Peace Institute from Ljubljana (Slovenia) hosted four representatives of Rwandan partner organisations, two from Nyamirambo Women’s Center and two from Rwanda Association of University Women – RAUW.
Press release concerning the opinion of the Advocate of the Principle of Equality (2009.03.31)
The PI and PIC assess the opinion of the Advocate of the Principle of Equality on the complaint claiming that in the case of removal of the Roma family Strojan in the autumn 2006 the authorities were acting in discriminatory way.
Public Statement of Humanitarian Law Center (HLC), Belgrade (2008.02.26)
Read the public statement of Humanitarian Law Center (HLC) in Belgrade, non government organization for protection of human rights with international reputation regarding verbal and physical violence against HCL.
Public statement on the adoption of a draft constitutional act on the erased (2007.11.10)
The PI assesses the act of the Government RS confirming the Draft Constitutional Law and sending it to the National Assembly for adoption,as another act in the range of discriminatory actions targeted against the erased people of Slovenia.