Order for Exceptional Merits (Slovenia)

The Order for Exceptional Merits (Slovenian: Red za izredne zasluge), is a state order of the Republic of Slovenia. It is awarded usually for exceptional work and services rendered in advancing the sovereignty, prosperity, renown and progress of Slovenia in the cultural, economic, scientific, social and political spheres. It is conferred to nationals of the country and, exceptionally, groups of citizens, legal persons and other organizations and foreign top statesmen. The order is usually presented by the President of Slovenia in person.

Order for Exceptional Merits
The Order for Exceptional Merits
TypeCivil decoration
Awarded for"exceptional work and services rendered in advancing the sovereignty, prosperity, renown and progress of Slovenia in the cultural, economic, scientific, social and political spheres"
Presented bythe Republic of Slovenia
EligibilityHeads of state
StatusCurrently awarded
Websitehttp://www.up-rs.si/up-rs/uprs.nsf/objave/Red-za-izredne-zasluge?OpenDocument Edit this on Wikidata
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Ribbon bar of the order

Notable recipientsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Uradni list - Vsebina Uradnega lista".
  2. ^ "Predsednik Republike Slovenije | Predsednik Pahor bo vročil odlikovanje red za izredne zasluge nekdanjemu predsedniku ES Hermanu van Rompuyu".
  3. ^ "Nemški predsednik Gauck naj bi si želel slovenske privatizacije". 25 November 2014.
  4. ^ "Predsednik Republike Slovenije | Slovenska akademija znanosti in umetnosti".
  5. ^ "President of the Republic of Slovenia > President Türk on first state visit to Italy".
  6. ^ "President of the Republic of Slovenia > Slovenian President on a state visit to Finland".
  7. ^ "STAfoto".
  8. ^ http://www.mzz.gov.si/nc/en/newsroom/news/article/141/23165/