National Institute of Public Health (NIJZ)

Contact Information

Telephone:
+386 1 2441 400
Address:

National Institute of Public Health
Trubarjeva 2
SI-1000 Ljubljana - Slovenia

The National Institute of Public Health of the Republic of Slovenia is a government agency accountable and responsible for public health promotion at the national level.

The National Institute of Public Health of the Republic of Slovenia is interested in the following work areas:  Alcohol, Child Health, Communicable Diseases, Drugs and substance Abuse, Environmental Health, Food Policy, gender, Health Impact Assessment, Health Systems, HIV/AIDS and Sexual Health, Mental Health, Nutrition, Physical Activity and Tobacco.

In the context of the project 'Capacity Building for health promotion in Central and Eastern Europe', the institute elaborated a brief profile of the situation with respect to health promotion in Slovenia: Health promotion in Slovenia as well a Capacity Plan for health promotion.