Slovenia last reported information on hate crime for the 2011 Hate Crime Report. Slovenia’s Criminal Code includes substantive offences. At the time of their last report, data were collected by the police and the Ministry of Justice.
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Civil society information
No information is available.
Racism and xenophobia
In its "Concluding observations on the combined eighth to eleventh periodic reports of Slovenia", the United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) recommended that the Criminal Code be amended to recognize racist motives as an aggravating circumstance for criminal offences. CERD also underscored the importance of effectively investigating and prosecuting hate crime perpetrators and providing training to police, prosecutors and judges on hate crimes.
ODIHR observes that Slovenia has not periodically reported reliable information and statistics on hate crimes to ODIHR.