Department for the Bled Strategic Forum
Slovenian Presidency of the Council of the EU
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Ministry of Foreign Affairs Travel Advice: COVID-19
As the probability of infection with COVID-19 remains present, Slovenian citizens wishing to travel abroad are advised to follow the news on the spread of the virus, especially on the planned route, to check the conditions of entry into the country of destination, and to comply with local rules. Slovenian citizens returning from abroad are advised to follow the recommendations of the National Institute of Public Health (NIJZ).
The Department for the Bled Strategic Forum coordinates the preparation of and is responsible for holding the Bled Strategic Forum international conference and other events under its auspices. It coordinates cooperation between the Ministry and the Centre for European Perspective (CEP) and other stakeholders that participate in the organisation of the conference.
In cooperation with the CEP, together with partners, it assists in securing the funds necessary for the organisation of the conference. It ensures the promotion of the Bled Strategic Forum brand and the appropriate visibility of the priority tasks and interests of Slovenian foreign policy and the positioning of such in the international environment. It establishes and maintains contact with other ministries and related national and foreign institutions (think tanks) that bring added value to the Bled Strategic Forum international conference, one of the most important and largest foreign-policy, security and economic platforms in Central and South Eastern Europe.