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The Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Croatia (Croatian: Ministarstvo obrane Republike Hrvatske or MORH) is the ministry in the Government of Croatia which is in charge of the nation's military. The ministry was established in 1990.

Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Croatia
Ministarstvo obrane Republike Hrvatske
Defence Ministry (Croatia).jpg
The Ministry of Defence headquarters
Agency overview
FormedMay 1990
HeadquartersZagreb, Croatia
Employees927 (2015)[1]
Annual budgetDecrease[2] HRK 5.075 billion (2019)[3]
Minister responsible
Websitewww.morh.hr

List of ministersEdit

Political parties:

  Croatian Democratic Union (12)
  Social Democratic Party (2)
  Croatian Social Liberal Party (1)

# Photo Minister Party Term start Term end Days
in office
Prime Minister
1
Petar Kriste HDZ 30 May 1990 24 August 1990 86 Mesić
2
  Martin Špegelj HDZ 24 August 1990 2 July 1991 312 Manolić
3
Šime Đodan HDZ 2 July 1991 17 July 1991 15 Manolić
4
  Luka Bebić HDZ 17 July 1991 18 September 1991 63 Gregurić
5
Gojko Šušak HDZ 18 September 1991 3 May 1998 2,419 Gregurić
Šarinić
Valentić
Mateša
6
  Andrija Hebrang HDZ 14 May 1998 12 October 1998 151 Mateša
7
  Pavao Miljavac HDZ 14 October 1998 27 January 2000 470 Mateša
8
  Jozo Radoš HSLS 28 January 2000 5 July 2002 889 Račan
9
  Željka Antunović* SDP 30 July 2002 23 December 2003 511 Račan
10
  Berislav Rončević HDZ 23 December 2003 12 January 2008 1,481 Sanader
11
  Branko Vukelić HDZ 12 January 2008 29 December 2010 1,082 Sanader
Kosor
12
  Davor Božinović HDZ 29 December 2010 23 December 2011 359 Kosor
13
  Ante Kotromanović SDP 23 December 2011 22 January 2016 1,491 Milanović
14
  Josip Buljević HDZ 22 January 2016 19 October 2016 271 Orešković
15
  Damir Krstičević* HDZ 19 October 2016 Incumbent 1,061 Plenković


(*)Ministers of Defence who held the post of Deputy Prime Minister of Croatia while in office

 
Minister of Defence Naval Flag

StructureEdit

Elements in the ministry's structure are:[4]

  • Defence Minister and Deputy Minister
  • Minister's Cabinet
  • Chief Secretariat
    • Sector for Administrative and Legal Affairs
  • Croatian Armed Forces General Staff
  • Defence Inspectorate
  • Military Security and Intelligence Agency
  • Independent Sector for Public Procurement
  • Independent Department for Public Affairs and Publishing
  • Independent Section for Internal Auditing
  • Independent Department for Military Air Traffic
  • Independent Department for supporting Military Ordinary in Croatia
  • Defence Policy Directorate and the assigned Assistant Minister
    • Defence Policy Sector
    • International Defence Cooperation and Security Sector
  • Human Resources Directorate and the assigned Assistant Minister
    • Human Resources Management Sector
    • Human Resources Management Support Sector
  • Material Resources Directorate and the assigned Assistant Minister
    • Armament Sector
    • Property, Environmental Protection and Construction Sector
  • Information Systems, Finance and Budget Directorate and the assigned Assistant Minister
    • Sector for Information Communication Systems
    • Program Analysis, Finance and Budget Sector

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Blažević, Robert (2015): Upravna znanost, p. 284. ISBN 9789538034039
    "...(on day 19. February 2015)."
  2. ^ http://www.mfin.hr/hr/drzavni-proracun-2014-godina
  3. ^ http://www.mfin.hr/hr/drzavni-proracun-2015-godina
  4. ^ http://www.morh.hr/en/o-nama/ustroj-ministarstva/structure-of-the-ministry-of-defence.html

External linksEdit