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Environmental institutions and organisations in Slovakia

Ministry of Environment

Ministry of Environment

Minister: Viliam Turský


Recycling Fund

Director: Ján Líška


Slovak Environmental Agency


Environmental Fund

Director: Pavel Kokuľa


Greenpeace Slovensko

Director: Juraj Rizman


Priatelia Zeme-SPZ (Friends of the Earth-SPZ)

Chairman: Martin Valentovič


Ekopolis Foundation


Top stories

25 years on, most Czechs and Slovaks still oppose their breakup

More than two thirds of Czechs and Slovaks still believe there should have been a referendum on the division of their common state in 1992.

Vladimír Mečiar (L) and Václav Havel discuss the division of Czechoslovakia in 1992. There was no referendum to support the decision.

No new nuclear power plant planned

The state postpones the construction of a new utility in Jaslovské Bohunice, claiming there is no need for it.

Mochovce nuclear power plant

Parties only protect their market share

Rent seeking behavior and a code of loyalty are not the ways to operate a successful democratic political party.

Interior Minister Robert Kaliňák

Skyline over Jaslovské Bohunice is changing

The four cooling towers are expected to be removed until the end of 2018.

State in mid-December 2017