Working Group of
Slavic minorities

Slavic Minorities
Slovanske manjšine
Mniejszości Slowiańskie
Славянские меньшинства
Slovanské menšiny
Slavenske manjine
Słowjańske mjeńšyny
Cловенски малцинства
Słowiańsczé miészëznë
Слов’янські меншини

Dawid Statnik at the New Year's reception by Federal President Steinmeier


At the invitation of the German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Domowina Chairman Dawid Statnik attended the New Year's reception at Bellevue Palace in Berlin on January 10, 2023.


Happy Holidays and a joyful 2023!


The AGSM and FUEN wish you happy and healthy holidays and joyful 2023! Read further wishes in slavic languages.


Grand Decoration of Honor in Gold for Valentin Inzko


Chairman of the Council of Carinthian Slovenes (NSKS), Ambassador Valentin Inzko from Suetschach/ Sveče was awarded the Grand Decoration of Honor in Gold for services to the Republic of Austria on Tuesday in Vienna. Among other things, as High Representative, he played a key role in consolidating peace in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The AGSM and FUEN would like to congratulate him! Iskrene čestitke!


From the Hofburg to the Three-Country Corner - the annual meeting of the Slavic minorities at the Burgenland Croats in Austria


From November 17th to 20th, 2022, the 25th seminar of the Slavic minorities in Europe took place in Vienna/Beč, hosted by the Burgenland Croats. Read more about the seminar here.


How do minorities live in large metropolises? Slavic minorities meet in Vienna


When you think of Vienna, you think of the Hofburg, Schönbrunn Palace, cafés and classical music – but who knows that some Slavic minorities also live there? And how is it possible to make them visible in a European metropolis? The 25th seminar of the FUEN Working Group of Slavic Minorities in Europe (AGSM), which will take place from 17 to 20 November 2022 in Vienna/Beč, Austria, is dedicated to this and other topics.


One year later: commemoration for Antonio Sammartino


The "Agostina Piccoli" Foundation is commemorating the first anniversary of the death of its founder and soul of the Molise-Croatian minority, Antonio Sammartino, with a virtual commemoration. You are cordially invited to leave a message in any language via the online link by November 20, 2022.


Terezija Stojšić is new President of Croatian Center in Vienna / Hrvatski Centar Beč


Terezija Stoisits was unanimously elected as the new chair of the Croatian Center in Vienna/Hrvatski centar u Beču. She succeeds Tibor Jugovits, who held this position for 15 years. Terezija Stoisits has been active in the Croatian center from the start, reports the ORF. The AGSM congratulates and looks forward to being a guest at the 25th Seminar of the Slavic Minorities in Vienna/Beč.


AGSM brochure in Slovenian: the presentation of translation in Gorizia / Gorica


On Thursday, October 27th, 2022, the Slovenian translation of the AGSM brochure, which was made in cooperation between Carinthian Slovenes and Slovenes in Italy by two AGSM member organizations, SSO and NSKS, was presented in Gorizia/Gorica. AGSM coordinator Matic Germovšek Ž. also presented the AGSM film about the Carinthian Slovene minority to the audience.


REGISTER NOW: AGSM members to meet in Vienna and Burgenland from 17 - 20 November 2022


The registrations are open now for the 25th Seminar of Slavic Minorities in Europe from 17-20 November 2022 in Vienna / Beč.


After the FUEN Congress: No slavic representatives in the new Presidium


At the FUEN Congress 2022 in Berlin, co-hosted by the 4 national minorities in Germany, the Assembly of Delegates took place, where the new FUEN Presidium was elected. Angelika Mlinar, Carinthian Slovene and current AGSM Spokesperson was not re-elected.


AGSM members


AGSM members