Ministarstvo vanjskih i europskih poslova RH


PhD Miro Kovač, minister


  • September 20th 1968 in Split

Marital status:

  • married with three children

Foreign languages:

  • English, French, German
  • Dutch, Italian (passive knowledge)


  • PhD in History of International Relations from the Sorbonne Nouvelle University in Paris (Doctorat en Histoire des relations internationales)

State administration work experience:

  • 2015. – elected member of Croatian Parliament
  • 2014. – appointed international secretary of Croatian Democratic Union (HDZ)
  • 2008. – appointed ambassador extraordinary and plenipotentiary in Berlin
  • 2006. – attained rank of ambassador at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and European Integration
  • 2004. – assistant minister of foreign affairs
  • 2003. – minister-counsellor at Croatian Embassy in Paris
  • 2001. – counsellor at the Croatian Embassy in Brussels
  • 1999. – Office of the President, assistant advisor for Euro-Atlantic integration
  • 1995. – Office of the President, Information Department


  • La France, la création du royaume “yougoslave” et la question croate, 1914-1929, Bern, Berlin, Brussels, Frankfurt a. M., New York, Oxford, Vienna: Peter Lang, 2001., 398 pgs.
  • “The Dissolution of Austria-Hungary and the Birth of the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes in Light of French Politics (from October to December 1918), Modern History Magazine #1, 2003, pgs. 141-172
  • “France and the Croatian Issue, 1914-1929”, Zagreb: Dom i svijet, 2005, 363 pgs.
  • “La Croatie et l'Union européenne, 1990-2004”, Lukic, Renéo, La politique étrangère
    de la Croatie de son indépendance à nos jours, 1991-2006, Laval: Presses universitaires
    de l'Université de Laval, 2006, 316 pgs.