Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Serbia

Banja Luka: Rewards for literary works on the occasion of the...

In cooperation with the Republic Institute for Pedagogy of Republika Srpska, Consulate General of Serbia in Banja Luka organized a traditional competition for the best literary works by secondary school students on the topic "What culture means to me". Commercial Bank of Banja Luka supported this competition by providing funding for the rewards.

Istanbul: Minister Ersoy visited Serbian booth at tourist trade fair

At the invitation of Ambassador Zoran Markovic, Turkish Minister of Culture and Tourism Mehmet Ersoy visited the Serbian booth at the travel and tourism exhibition held in Istanbul. Ambassador Markovic familiarized the Minister with winter resorts in Serbia, particularly focusing on the Kopaonik Mountain. He underlined that Belgrade had already become an attractive tourist destination for Turkish visitors, with around 100,000 Turkish tourists having visited the Serbian capital last year, but that they should learn more about what other cities had to offer as well. Minister Ersoy was interested in what were the Serbian tourists' expectations of the Turkish market.

Tokyo: Seminars on Serbian cultural heritage held in Japanese

On 2 February, in the context of the "Serbian Month" project, the Embassy in Tokyo hosted a "Serbian Day" which included a series of seminars and workshops about the Serbian cultural heritage, language, folk dances and traditional cuisine, all held in the Japanese language. The free admission "Serbian Day" was co-hosted with the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) on the premises of the JICA Global Plaza.

Kfar Saba: Unveiling memorial plaque devoted to the “Kladovo transport”

Memorial plaque "Kladovo Sabac" honouring the Jewish refugees from the "Kladovo transport" killed in 1939-1941, was unveiled on 1 February 2019 at a ceremony organized by the city of Kfar Saba.

Paris: Video presentation of the Family Patron Saint Day (“Slava”) for...

The Permanent Delegation of the Republic of Serbia to UNESCO organized on 31 January 2019 in its offices a video presentation on "Slava", inscribed by Serbia on the UNESCO Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage.


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Minister of Foreign Affairs Ivica Dacic

Minister of Foreign Affairs Ivica Dacic

dacic002Ivica Dacic, First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs

Born in 1966, Prizren. He received his BA degree from the School of Political Science, University of Belgrade.

He served on the Delegation of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe. He chaired his party’s Parliamentary Group in the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia and in the Assembly of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. From 1992 to 2004 he was delegate in the Chamber of Citizens of the Federal Assembly of the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. Deputy of the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia, 2004 to present.

He was appointed Minister of Information in the so-called transitional Government of the Republic of Serbia, October 2000 – January 2001. He became the Leader of the Socialist Party of Serbia in December 2006. He was the President of the Basketball Club Partizan Belgrade and Vice President of the Yugoslav Olympic Committee.

First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, July 2008 – July 2012. He was Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, July 2012 – April 2014.

On 27 April 2014, he was appointed First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs.

Recipient of The Best European award in 2009.

Speaks English and Russian.

Married, two children.