Source: (2002) Newsletter of the European Forum for Victim-Offender Mediation and Restorative Justice 3 (February): 1-3. Downloaded 3 September 2004.
Beginning in 2000, after a number of pilot projects, Slovenia implemented a nation-wide program of victim-offender mediation. In this article Alenka Meznar, Higher State Prosecutor in Slovenia, reports on the program. Meznar describes the legislative foundation for the program, actions of the State Prosecutorâ€™s Office in preparing for and assigning cases to victim-offender mediation, and statistics on the program in its first year of operation. This report includes analysis by Meznar of key elements and results of the program.
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