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Bilateral cooperation between Slovenia and Qatar

Slovenia has established close and friendly relations with Qatar.

I. Recent high-level visits

- participation of the Minister of State for Foreign Affairs of the State of Qatar Dr Khalid bin Mohamed Al-Attiyah in Bled Strategic Forum, September 2012;

- visit of the President of the Republic of Slovenia Dr Danilo Türk to Qatar, February 2011;

- official visit of the Emir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Hamad bin K. Al-Thani to Slovenia, July 2010;

- official visit of the President of the Republic of Slovenia Dr Danilo Türk to Qatar, January 2010.

II. Recent Projects

- visit of Slovenian business delegation to Qatar, November 2010;

- contribution of Qatar to Ghaza children rehabilitation project in Slovenia. The project has been carried out under the auspices of the President of the Republic of Slovenia at the University Rehabilitation Institute Soča in Ljubljana since 2009. So far, 81 children received such treatment;

- participation of Qatar in programs of the International Trust Fund for Demining and Mine Victims Assistance. Qatar also participates in a project aimed to establish a self-sustained comprehensive rehabilitation system within the Gaza Strip.