Zorka Prljević is a Deputy Director for phytosanitary policy in Directorate for Foodsafety, Veterinary and Phytosanitary Affairs in Montenegro. Her main activities are coordination and organization of working process in the following areas: plant health, PPPs, fertilizers, seeds and seadling material and organization of work of phytosanitary inspection in Montenegro. She is also chief of negotiating group fot Chapter 12 Food safety, veterinary and phytosanitary policy and member of team for authorization/recognition of PPPs in Montenegro. Previously, Zorka worked as director of Phytosanitary administration and as adviser to the Ministry of agriculture, where she was involved in all parts of phytosanitary activites. She is also active as external lecturer at the Faculty of Food Technology, Food Safety and Ecology, University of Donja Gorica- Podgorica, Montenegro.