Jovana Marovic

Jovana Marovic is the executive director of the Politikon network, an independent research center in Podgorica, a member of BiEPAG, and the working group for Chapter 23 in Montenegro's EU accession negotiations. She received her PhD from the Faculty of Political Science in Belgrade. Areas of her research interests include the rule of law, democracy, federalism, the Balkans, the EU's political system and enlargement policy.

Waning Trust Instead of a More Credible Process for EU enlargement

Jovana Marovic


Jovana Marovic The long-awaited and much-needed impetus in EU enlargement policy that the new methodology was supposed to bring is still “on hold”. Western Balkans countries are not informed of the specific elements and frameworks that should round up and...

Why are Russia, Turkey and China interested in Montenegro?

Jovana Marovic


Jovana Marovic In recent years, Montenegro has become an arena of influence and interest of a number of non-Western actors, primarily Russia, China and Turkey, and their political influence, albeit not weak, is still under control. Foreign investments are generally...