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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

Keep your passport at hand on your trip to Austria

There are no internal border controls on the Austrian-Slovak border. Yet, the Austrian police check cars and buses heading to Slovakia.

Slovak police checking cars at the border crossing in Berg, Austria.

Bratislava ice stadium will require €2 million

At the same time, its tenant, ice hockey club Slovan, owes some €1 million in rent.

The Ondrej Nepela ice-hockey stadium during 2011 ice hockey world championship.

Who do Slovaks marry the most among foreigners?

Mixed marriages are still quite rare among Slovaks compared to elsewhere in the EU. Slovak women are more likely to marry foreigners than Slovak men. Here is why.

Italy points to “illegal state aid” as Embraco announces relocation to Slovakia

The decision to shift production follows in the footsteps of US conglomerate Honeywell, which reportedly also plans to close its Italian plant and move to Slovakia.

Embraco plant in Spišská Nová Ves