According to the Global Peace Index 2016 (GPI), Slovenia is among top 10 most peaceful countries in the world. Ljubljana welcomed this news in the middle of the year, when the city also proudly holds the title of the European Green Capital 2016.

Ljubljana- Green Capital 2016


The Global Peace Index provided each year by the Institute for Economics and Peace, ranks 163 independent countries, states and territories and is composed of 23 qualitative and quantitative indicators. The main among them emphasis pertained to the safety and security within society and the extent of its involvement in domestic or international conflicts.