About us

Idrija 2020

Idrija 2020 Association was established in 2012 to develop youth sector and youth policies in the spheres that go beyond the programmes of many youth organisations – local strategic development, entrepreneurship, revitalisation of heritage and promotion of new creative aproaches, all with the aim of facilitating the development into a youth friendly municipality.

Since the formation, the association has organised several projects, cooperated with other youth associations and received several awards.

Meet our team

Matevž Straus is urban sociologist, city marketeer and a futurist.

Matevž Straus

Drejc Kokošar is a teacher and translator of Czech and Russian language, in love with history and music.

Drejc Kokošar

Iztok Hvala is an architect and urban planner, currently working in London.

Iztok Hvala

Tadeja Pavšič is a landscape architecture student.

Tadeja Pavšič

Urban Šlabnik is an entrepreneur, a tourist guide and the right person to explore heritage and nature of Idrija with.

Urban Šlabnik

Rok Pirih is a historian and a germanist, in love with adventures in the nature.

Rok Pirih