Justification stated that the Mayor Zoran Janković contributed to the development of Slovenian tourism with his work and engagement. This can be attributed mainly to his highly efficient, successful and penetrating destination management, and great influence on the sustainable development of tourism in the whole of Slovenia, not only in Ljubljana.
His sustainability and urban development achievements have been highly praised:
»Zoran Janković operates and leads the capital in line with the guidelines of sustainable development and protection of cultural heritage, and plays a crucial role in connecting key stakeholders in tourism on the level of the whole of Slovenia as well as outside our borders. Under his leadership numerous sustainably oriented products and services in tourism have developed and are still developing. The recipient of the award has carried out model urban development of the centre of Ljubljana which has a positive influence on other local communities as it has created a good example of the revival of the old city centre of the capital.«
At Ljubljana Tourism / Convention Bureau we congratulate the Mayor Janković and are looking forward to successful projects in the future!