Today’s Slovenes Around the World

The second half of the 19th century marked the first of multiple major waves immigration of Slovenes to foreign countries.   This translated to approximately a half-million people who left Slovenia for both economic and political reasons.  Today Slovenes and their descendants can be found scattered around the globe with major concentrations throughout Europe, the U.S., Argentina and Australia. How ...

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    News From The Slovenian Embassy in Canada

    On December 12, the Slovenian Ambassador to Canada held a reception at his residence in Ottawa  which commemorated  the 25th anniversary of the plebiscite for the independence of the Republic of  Slovenia. Among the approximately 45 guests were those who reside temporarily in Canada, as well as Canadians of Slovenian origin. Guests enjoyed the opportunity to meet and spend time with people who share ...

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      The Can Slo Fest was an outstanding success

      The Can Slo Fest was an outstanding success. Despite the heat, the fest was well attended. Congratulations to the organizers of this musical feast. We were most professionally entertained! From the staging to the lighting to the crew’s strategic presence and, most resoundingly to the astounding musical talents on stage, this was a first on a level never before seen ...

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