Speakers Hon. Jovana Marovic
Hon. Jovana Marovic, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of European Affairs, Government of Montenegro
Hon. Jovana Marovic
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of European Affairs, Government of Montenegro

Dr Jovana Marović is the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of European Affairs in the Government of Montenegro. She is also a Vice President of the United Reform Action (URA), a pro-European green political party in Montenegro.

From 2004 until 2021, Ms Marović worked as a Counsellor for the European Union in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ multilateral department, an advisor for International Relations and European Integration within the Cabinet of the Budva Municipality’s Mayor, a Research Coordinator at the Institute Alternative (a think tank), a Special Advisor to the Minister of Labour and Social Welfare, and the Executive Director of the Politikon Network, a think tank based in Podgorica. Ms Marović was also a Member of the Working Group for Chapter 23 – Judiciary and Fundamental Rights from 2012 till 2021, within the Montenegrin Accession Negotiations for EU membership, and a member of the Balkans in Europe Policy Advisory Group, BiEPAG, from 2015 to 2021.