Privacy policy

General terms and conditions of use of

  1. Introduction

This website has been created with the financial support of the Norwegian Financial Mechanism, and upgraded with the financial support of the European Social Fund and the Republic of Slovenia. Responsibility for the content of this website lies exclusively with the National Institute of Public Health (NIJZ). It is in no way to be taken as reflecting the views of the administrator of the Norwegian Financial Mechanism or the European Social Fund.

  1. Content of the website

All content on this website is of an informative nature and is aimed primarily at providing information. The NIJZ undertakes to do everything in its power to ensure that the information on this website is true, reliable and of high quality. It bears no liability for any typographical errors or for any delay or shortcomings in the entry of information updates.

  1. Copyright protection

This website is the exclusive property of NIJZ. Any abuse of data, pictorial information, text or other information forming part of this website is therefore prohibited. Any copying, distribution or other type of use of the above data without the prior knowledge and permission of NIJZ is prohibited. 

  1. Privacy protection

When you visit the website for the first time, a cookie is stored on your computer. You may remove this cookie yourself or use settings to prevent it from being stored in the first place. Cookies are small files that make communication with the website easier. They also help the website to manage your personal preferences. Rest assured that we are not able to use these files to access your personal data or the data that sits on your computer, with the exception of data that is already publicly accessible (type of browser or operating system, etc.). However, the data you enter on the website is sent to us via the website in unencrypted electronic form, which means that it could be accessed by third parties. In order to secure your identity and privacy, do not enter personal data that you do not wish to be disclosed. 

  1. External links

The website also includes links to external websites. We are not liable for the content of external websites.

  1. Changes to terms and conditions

NIJZ reserves the right to change these general terms and conditions without prior notice. Changes shall take effect as soon as they are published. You are therefore advised to read the rules, terms and conditions of use of this website every time you visit. 

  1. Legal jurisdiction

Slovenian law exclusively shall be applied to legal interpretations and to all legal issues relating to the use of material published on this website. Any claims and disputes in connection with the use of material on this website shall be resolved before the court with subject-matter jurisdiction in Ljubljana. 

  1. Conclusion

By entering the website, you confirm that you are familiar and agree with all the terms and conditions stated above.

  1. Special notice

The content published on the website is intended to provide general information on healthy lifestyles, prevention and screening programmes, preventive examinations at general practices, activities and healthcare provision at health promotion and health education centres, prevention-related provision by community nursing services, and prevention and healthy lifestyle activities in local settings. The contents of this website are in no way intended to replace a visit to your doctor or other specialist.