Inštitut za raziskovanje krasa / Karst Research Institute
The Institute links and develops the geology and geomorphology of the karst, speleology, the hydrogeology, biology, microbiology and ecology of the karst, the study of the karst development and the history of karstology, all as comprehensive study of karstology. The Karst Research Institute runs the UNESCO’S Chair on Karst Education. It collaborates with other karst researchers throughout the world and is active in the leadership of the Centre for Karst Research at the yunnan University in China. It publishes Acta Carsologica.