What is the capital of North Slovenia?

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What is the capital of North Slovenia?


Republic of Slovenia Republika Slovenija (Slovene)
Capital and largest city Ljubljana 46°03′N 14°30′E
Official languages Slovene
Recognised regional languages Italian Hungarian
Ethnic groups (2002) 83.1% Slovenes 2.0% Serbs 1.8% Croats 1.6% Bosniaks 0.4% Romani 0.3% Hungarians 0.1% Italians 2.2% Others 8.9% Unspecified

What is Ljubljana capital of?

independent Republic of Slovenia
1991 — Ljubljana becomes the capital of the independent Republic of Slovenia. 2002 — The world’s oldest wheel, 5200 years old, is found at the Ljubljana Marshes. 2004 — Ljubljana holds a ceremony marking Slovenia’s accession to the European Union. 2010 — Ljubljana is named World Book Capital.

Is Slovenia part of Croatia?

Following the breakup of Yugoslavia in 1991, Slovenia and Croatia became independent countries. As the border between the countries had not been determined in detail prior to independence, several parts of the border were disputed, both on land and at the sea, namely in the Gulf of Piran.

Do Croatians speak French?

If you were to fancy a guess as to what the official language of Croatia was and said Croatian you’d be right – 95% of the country are native speakers! Standard Croatian is the official language of Croatia followed closely by Standard Bosnian and Standard Serbian.

What is the capital of Slovenia?

Ljubljana (also known by other historical names) is the capital and largest city of Slovenia. It is the cultural, educational, economic, political and administrative centre of the country. During antiquity, a Roman city called Emona stood in the area. Ljubljana itself was first mentioned in the first half of the 12th century.

What is International Development Association (IDA)?

The International Development Association (IDA) is one of the largest and most effective platforms for fighting extreme poverty in the world’s poorest countries. IDA is the part of the World Bank that helps the world’s 74 poorest countries and is the single largest source of donor funds for basic social services in these countries.

What are the key facts of Slovenia?

Slovenia is mostly mountainous and forested, covers 20,271 square kilometers (7,827 sq mi), and has a population of 2.1 million (2.107.007 people), of which 300,000 live in the capital and largest city Ljubljana. Slovenes form the vast majority of the country’s population, while Serbs are the largest minority.

How does Ida expand financing to member countries?

Starting in 2018, IDA will expand financing to member countries by issuing bonds in the international capital markets. Since its founding, IDA has built an exceptionally strong capital base – the largest of any supranational issuer.

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