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  • Ensuring the EU delivers on its commitments to the Millennium Development Goals to reduce poverty.
  • Setting out the Commission and EU positions for the negotiations on the United Nations Millennium Development Goal agenda after 2015.
  • Working with national governments in a way that makes the EU's development aid more effective.
  • Launching negotiations on a revised Cotonou agreement with the African, Caribbean and Pacific Group of States.

Neven Mimica is part of the following Project Teams:

Mission letter

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European Parliament hearings

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Neven Mimica's team supports him in his daily work.
Team page



Appointments and meetings

  • Tue 26 Sep

    Participation in the GPF - PES Women Conference "Political Empowerment of Women in Africa & in Europe"

    Neven Mimica
  • Tue 26 Sep

    Meeting with Mr Marcel Amon-Tanoh, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Côte d'Ivoire

    Neven Mimica


Croatian nationality. Married with two children.

  • European Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development
    • 2014-present
  • European Commissioner for Consumer Policy
    • 2013-14
  • Deputy Prime Minister for Internal, Foreign and European Policy
    • 2011-13
  • Deputy Speaker of Croatian Parliament, Chair of the European Integration Committee
    • 2008-11
  • Member of Croatian Parliament, representing Socijaldemokratska partija hrvatske (Social Democratic Party)
    • 2004-08
  • Minister for European Integration
    • 2001-03
  • Assistant Minister, then Deputy Minister of the Economy, Chief Negotiator for the Stabilisation and Association Agreement and WTO accession of Croatia
    • 1997-2001
  • Diplomatic service of the SFR Yugoslavia and Croatia
    • 1987-97
  • Assistant Chairman of the Republic's Committee for Foreign Relations
    • 1983-87
  • Adviser to the Republic's Committee for Foreign Relations
    • 1980-83
  • Staff member of the Republic's Committee for Foreign Relations
    • 1978-80
  • Import-export clerk at Astra
    • 1977-78
  • Master's degree in economics, University of Zagreb
    • 1987