EPP Group Vice President Zovko in Washington and Chicago
Washington, 1 December 2022
Building transatlantic bridges via active parliamentary diplomacy, this is the reason of Željana Zovko’s mission to the United States from 30 November to 6 December. Zovko is Vice President of the EPP Group in the European Parliament, responsible for the relations with the US Congress.
During her mission in Washington, Zovko will meet with Senators and Members of the House of Representatives from the Republican and the Democrat party. She will also exchange views with think thanks such as CSIS, Atlantic Council and Heritage Foundation that advise legislators on transatlantic affairs.
On 1 December, Zovko will also participate in the States & Nation Policy Summit of ALEC, the American Legislative Exchange Council. She is invited to speak on the conference Joint Federalism and International Relations and will focus her presentation on EU-US Relations and Transatlantic Bridge Building.
Later this week, Zovko joins the European Parliament delegation for the Transatlantic Legislators Dialogue. Afterwards, she continues her visit in Chicago where she will meet with local authorities and representatives of the business community.