Slovenian political officials from Zvezoskop

Political office holders and their political career based on data presented at Zvezoskop (roughly translated as Relationscope)

This dataset contains information verified by Oštro Center for investigative journalism on recent and current political posts held by Slovenian political officials as of 1 February 2024. Basic biographical information is also available.

The data was collected by Oštro, Center for investigative journalism in the Adriatic region, based in Slovenia and published on Zvezoskop, an interactive visualization of careers of government members, ministerial secretaries and Members of Parliament.

The information on Zvezoskop spans from educational years to current political roles, current and past positions or roles of political officials in other organizations, institutions, or companies, an overview of all the politicians associated with an entity and insight into the educational, professional, and interest profiles of political parties represented in Government and the Parliament.

In addition to providing the public with information about career trajectories of political officials, Zvezoskop also enables them to conduct independent research and discover career intersections. It is also providing voters with access to credible and verified information on careers to assist them in making informed decisions. It may be used as a tool for journalists, NGOs, academics, and other researchers conducting independent research into political careers and networks.

Data overview

Entity types:
Publisher:Oštro (Slovenia) (Slovenia) non-official source

Oštro is a non-profit center for investigative journalism, investigating topics that are in the public interest for people in the Adriatic region (Slovenia, Croatia, Italy) and the neighborhood.

Collections:in Politically Exposed Persons (PEPs) · OpenSanctions Default
Source data:docs.google.com · XLSX
Last changed:  (data until: )
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Bulk download

Downloads contain the full set of entities contained in this dataset. You can fetch a simplified tabular form, or detailed, structured data in JSON format. Updated files will be provided once a day at the same location.

File nameExport typeSize
entities.ftm.jsonFollowTheMoney entities405.29 KB
names.txtTarget names text file23.93 KB
senzing.jsonSenzing entity format287.82 KB
statistics.jsonDataset statistics811 B
targets.nested.jsonTargets as nested JSON513.91 KB
targets.simple.csvTargets as simplified CSV29.86 KB

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Using the API

You can query the data in this dataset via the application programming interface (API) endpoints below. Please read the introduction for documentation and terms of service.

Use the Reconciliation API in OpenRefine:
For full-text search, use the /search endpoint:
For entity matching, use the /match endpoint:

Recent additions

The following targeted entities have been added to this data source most recently:

Luka OmladicPersonSlovenia
Sanja StiglicPersonYugoslavia · Slovenia
Matevz CelikPersonYugoslavia · Slovenia
Melita ŽupevcPersonSlovenia · Yugoslavia
Andreja KertPersonSlovenia
Jure GasparicPersonSlovenia · Yugoslavia
Kaja SirokPersonSlovenia · Yugoslavia
Valentina Prevolnik RupelPersonYugoslavia · Slovenia
Aida Kamišalić LatifićPersonSlovenia
Boštjan ŠeficPersonYugoslavia · Slovenia
Damir ČrnčecPersonYugoslavia · Slovenia
Matevž FrangežPersonYugoslavia · Slovenia
Janja ZupančičPersonYugoslavia · Slovenia
Simon MaljevacPersonSlovenia · Yugoslavia
Nataša SaxPersonYugoslavia · Slovenia