Željana ZOVKO

Country: Croatia
  • BRU:
    ASP 14E134 (Altiero Spinelli)
    Parlement européen
    60, rue Wiertz / Wiertzstraat 60
    B-1047 Bruxelles / Brussel
    Phone: +32 (0)2 2845579
    Fax:+32 (0)2 2849579
  • STR:
    LOW T09031 (Louise Weiss)
    Parlement européen
    Allée du Printemps
    BP 1024/F
    F-67070 Strasbourg cedex
    Phone: +33 (0)3 88 175579
    Fax:+33 (0)3 88 179579
My Positions in Parliament:
  • Member - Hrvatska demokratska zajednica
  • Member - ACP
  • Member - Development
  • Member - Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo
  • Substitute - Foreign Affairs
  • Substitute - Eurolat
  • Substitute - Human Rights
  • Substitute - Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia

Curriculum vitae

Željana Zovko is an expert in international relations with rich experience in foreign affairs and diplomacy. She has a BA (Hons) French degree from the University of North London. Željana Zovko started her political and diplomatic career in the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina in 1999 where she worked as an associate for public relations and was head of office of the Croatian Presidency member. She was the resident Ambassador of Bosnia in Herzegovina to France from 2004 to 2008 and during the same period she was the non-resident Ambassador to Algeria, Tunisia, Monaco and Andorra and the permanent representative of Bosnia and Herzegovina in UNESCO. Between 2008 and 2011 she was a resident Ambassador of Bosnia and Herzegovina to Spain and a non-resident Ambassador to Morocco. She served as a permanent representative in the World Tourism Organisation in the same period. Željana Zovko was a foreign affairs advisor for the President of the Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina from 2012 to 2015. From May 2015 to October 2016 she was the Ambassador of Bosnia and Herzegovina to Italy. In the first and second Croatian elections for the European Parliament she was on the coalition list led by the Croatian Democratic Union. MEP since 2016.



Europe Capitals
03.09.2018 - 12:38

EPP Group: Bosnia and Herzegovina must implement reforms

The EPP Group will support the European endeavour of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) but the country must proceed with the reforms it has pledged to carry out - this is the conclusion of an EPP Group fact-finding mission to Sarajevo. Parliamentary...

Press releases

Border Entry / Exit signage between UK and France
06.10.2018 - 15:13

Zovko o Schengenu na međunarodnoj konferenciji u Krakovu

Hrvatska zastupnica u Europskom parlamentu Željana Zovko ovaj tjedan sudjeluje na XVIII. Međunarodnoj konferenciji o ulozi Katoličke crkve u  procesima europske integracije u Krakovu....
Željana Zovko MEP with mayor of Split Krstulovic Opara
24.09.2018 - 17:32

Susret Zovko i Krstulović Opare u EP-u u Bruxellesu

Zastupnica Željana Zovko susrela se danas s Androm Krstulović Opara, gradonačelnikom Grada Splita u Europskom parlamenta. Povod susreta bio je osvrt na inicijative koje su dosad bile poduzete u...
Gondola on Canal Grande at sunset, Venice, Italy
22.09.2018 - 13:06

Zovko u posjetu EIUC-u Veneciji

Zastupnica u Europskom parlamentu Željana Zovko sudjeluje ovog tjedna u radnoj posjeti Europskom međusveučilišnom centru za ljudska prava i demokratizaciju (EIUC) u Veneciji u sklopu...