Letter of Support

Even not being a member of the APIMONDIA Association, I recommend Slovenia as local organizer for the APIMONDIA Congress in 2021. The beekeepers in Slovenia are in a magic way connected to their nature and their Carniolan Bee. I have never seen a deeper interaction. Maybe it is this specific […]

Support from Luxembourg

Macedonian association for preservation of Macedonian native honey bee Apis mellifera macedonica supports organization of the 47 th Apimondia Congress 20121 in Slovenia.   President of the Management Board Igor Ilkov decision


I support Slovenia’s candidacy for 47 Apimondia Congress, as Slovenia is a beautiful country with a varying landscape. It offers mountains, hills, valleys with beautiful grasslands and spacious woods where you can pick mushrooms. We traveled to Slovenia a couple of times for Paragliding and took our kids with us. We always […]

Alwina Unruh

Slovenia with its great tradition in beekeeping will show the wonderful art of beekeeping at its best and be a perfect host for the Apimondia 2021. Apart from the program we will find organized tours to beekeeper into the whole country and get into contact with our Slovenian colleagues.  Slovenia’s […]

Jürgen Binder

I had a chance to be guest in Slovenia, special country, with beautiful people and big hearts. Slovenia is an important country for me, whenever I would gladly return in Slovenia. Apiary Slovenia is very well organized and have something special that we’ve never seen in other countries, the so […]

Alina Varadi

I had the opportunity to feel in my heart the kindness and warmth of the people in Slovenia, to see the beauties of this country and to experience the organizing capacity for apitherapy and beekeeping events. I believe it would be wonderful for us to repeat these all, in Apimondia […]

Cristina Aosan

Tradition and progress. Slovenian beekeepers combine this perfectly. They are proud of their great beekeeping tradition and always open to new innovative ideas. In addition to international and European initiatives, the promotion of beekeeping, quality assurance, work at schools and new ideas for marketing also come to mind. Through their […]

Andreas Mühlemann

The President of Apimondia Philip McCabe – The Heart and Soul of Beekeeping Dwells in Slovenia We have asked the president of Apimondia Philip McCabe what he thinks about Slovenian beekeeping. http://www.czs.si/Upload/IZJAVA%20MCCABE.wav Here is a written summary of his statement in English: This is my sixth visit to Slovenia so […]

Philip McCabe, president of Apimondia

I’m an Administrator of the Syndicate “Les Amis des Abeilles” (Syndicat d’Apiculture d’Indre et Loire, France). In 2013, I organized a trip to discover beekeeping in Slovenia for our beekeeping union. We discovered a beautiful country, a welcoming people, beekeepers and a very professional beekeeping structure. A beautiful trip to […]

Alain Vaillant

Croatian Beekeeping Association supports Slovenia’s candidacy for Apimondia 2021. POTPORA APIMONDIA 2021

Support from Croatia

Slovenian Beekeepers’ Association   Dear all, we are very pleased that you are a candidate for the organisation of Apimondia 2021 and we are using this opportunity to offer you our full support so that you can achieve your goal.   We are following your activities and efforts to raise […]

Suad Kurbegović, President of the USK Beekeepers’ Association

Hello to all Slovenian beekeepers, I know Slovenia well as I visited your country many times with my family. As well I organised two beekeeping excursions for our Beekeeper´s association ( Les apiculteurs de l´Ain). This magnificent little country has all the qualities to organize an excellent congress Apimondia in […]

Yves Bomboy

The reasons of my support are associated to Slovenia’s beekeeping that has a strong development and the association have good skills in organizing events of this dimension. They have my total confidence once Slovenia is an easily accessible and safe destination. Professor Maria G. Campos (Team Leader of the “Bee […]

Maria G. Campos

A beekeeping professor at the Slovak University of Agriculture in Nitra Robert Chlebo, who is also the Secretary General of the international beekeeping organisation Apislavia, supports Apimondia 2021 in Slovenia and has become a member of the Slovenian Honorary Organising Committee for Apimondia 2021 at the invitation of the Slovenian […]

Robert Chlebo

One of the leading scientists in the field of Varroa mite control Antonio Nanetti, PhD, supports Apimondia 2021 in Slovenia and has become a member of the Slovenian Honorary Organising Committee for Apimondia 2021 at the invitation of the Slovenian Beekeepers’ Association.

Antonio Nanetti

Having attended Apimondia 2003 and Apimedica 2010, I could see the high quality of management and organisation, passion for bees, its a beekeeping fairyland ,pristine beautiful environment for beekeeping, warm people, English speaking ,vibrant vibes makes Slovenia the perfect destination for Apimondia 2021.A very beautiful country with warm hospitable people. […]

Support from India

Prof. Dr. Peter Neumann President COLOSS association supports Slovenia as candidate fort he Apimondia Congress in 2021. He has experienced the great hospitality in Slovenia several times. Besides excellent climatic conditions and a stunning landscape, lovely food and drinks, friendly local people and a long-standing and very active beekeeping community, […]

Peter Neumann

Our organization will vote at the General Assembley for Slovenia! Tetyana Vasylkivska Ukraina,  Chairman pri NGO “All-Ukrainian Brotherhood of Beekeepers of Ukraine”

Tetyana Vasylkivska, Ukraina

“I would be very glad if Apimondia 2021 took place in Slovenia. I had the pleasure to be a part of CoLoss Conference organized by the Slovenian team and I think it was one of the most professionally organized conferences I attended. Yet the atmosphere was very friendly and the […]

Anna Gajda