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08.09.2011  

Slovenia signed the Council of Europe convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence, 8 September 2011

Strasbourg - Ambassador and Permanent Representative Damjan Bergant signed, on behalf of the Republic of Slovenia, the Council of Europe convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence on 8 September 2011. Deputy Secretary General Maud de Boer-Buquicchio signed on behalf of the Council of Europe.

The Convention was adopted by the Committee of Ministers at its 1111th meeting on 7 April 2011, and opened for signature on the occasion of the 121st Session of the of Committee of Ministers in Istanbul.