Council of the Republic of Slovenia for Slovenes Abroad

Svet vlade Republike Slovenije za Slovence po svetu

Council of the Government of Republic of Slovenia for Slovenes Abroad

Council Members

Mr. Peter Mandelj OAM
149 Bellevue Avenue,
Rosanna VIC 3084
Tel: +61 (03) 94592163
Fax: +61 (03) 94592163

Mr. Florijan Auser
PO Box 191,
Sylvania, NSW, 2224
Tel: +61 2 9522 9922
Fax: +61 2 9522 9922



Aleksandra Ceferin

Aleksandra Ceferin (M.A., B.A., Dip.Ed.) has introduced Slovenian language as a school subject in Australian school system and founded the Slovenian Teachers' Association of Victoria in 1976. She has extensive experience in language education: as teacher, lecturer, curriculum coordinator, course writer, language consultant and manager, VCE State Reviewer and Chief Examiner. Since 1998 she has been the President of ISSV and the manager and chief editor of its projects. Aleksandra visits Slovenian annually, establishing and maintaining contacts with Slovenia, and initiating exchanges and cooperation between organizations. In 2004 she was the recipient of the National Education Award of RS Slovenia.