1990-2004 Member of the Parliament
1997-2012 Leader, Social Democratic Party
2000-2004 President of the Parliament
2004-2008 Member of the EU Parliament
2008-2012 Prime Minister
2012-2022 President of the Republic
Borut Pahor has devoted his political career to:
Borut Pahor is the long-time leader of the Brdo-Brijuni Process, a joint initiative that he co founded with Croatia as Prime Minister by Slovenia to serve as a driving force for political and overall development of the Western Balkans and its Euro-Atlantic integration. Brdo Brijuni Process was an incentive for other high-level initiatives, the Berlin Process being amongst them.
Barut Pahor has received several state decorations of the highest level from different countries. He was awarded with academic honors as follows:
Barut Pahor was born on 2 November 1963 in Postojna. He has a degree in political science, with a focus on international relations. In 1987, he won the Preseren and Zore Awards from the then Faculty of Sociology, Political Science and Journalism, University of Ljubljana for his graduate thesis.
He has a son Luka (25) with Tanja Pecar, advocate in Ljubljana.