Katarina Králiková is a diplomat with the Slovak Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Previously she was a Wilfried Martens Centre for European Studies research officer and assistant editor-in-chief of the Centre’s policy journal, the European View. During her work for the Centre, she focused mainly on foreign policy issues. Prior to joining the Martens Centre, Katarina worked in the European Parliament in the Directorate-General for Internal Policies in Brussels. Katarina studied international law and economics at universities in Slovakia and Austria, and is continuing her studies of the EU`s external relations and human rights at the University College London.