Country Coordinators

Professor Zora Raboteg-Šarić, PhD

Zora Raboteg-Šarić received her Ph.D. in psychology at the University of Zagreb. She is a senior research scientist at the Ivo Pilar Institute of Social Sciences in Zagreb and the head of its Centre for Child, Youth and Family Studies. She was an Adjunct Professor of Developmental Psychology at the University of Zagreb. Her research interests include determinants of parenting and child-rearing practices, single parenthood, child and adolescent socio-emotional development, family relations and subjective well-being.

Professor Aida Mujkić, MD, M Sc, PhD, Specialist of paediatrics

Aida Mujkić is a medical doctor, specialist of pediatrics. She had finished Medical school University of Zagreb and postgraduate courses Biology-Biomedicine and Clinical pediatrics. She did her master in the field of fertilization in vitro. During her work time she has been working as the pediatric resident at clinical hospital centre and as a pediatrician at primary health care. From 1996 onwards she is working at Andrija Stampar School of Public Health, Medical school, University of Zagreb. The scope of her scientific and professional work as well as teaching is the field of social pediatrics which considers the health of the child within the widest context of family, school, society and environment, integrating the physical, mental, and social dimensions of child health.

Iva Takšić, M. Sc.

Iva Takšić works as an assistant at the University of Applied Health Science in Zagreb. She is teaching future nurses, physiotherapists and other medical staff courses in Developmental Psychology and Statistics. Iva is currently enrolled in a PhD program in Social Psychology at the University of Rijeka. Her research interests include topics in moral psychology and decision theories.



Country’s output which has used B3 data with full credit

Raboteg-Šarić Z, Brajša-Žganec A, Mujkić A. Optimising childbirth in Croatia – mothers’ perceptions of the best experience and their suggestions for change. Central European Journal of Paediatrics. 2017;13(2):117-129.

Support Groups


Udruga RODA (Roditelji u akciji)

Association RODA (Parents in Action)

Hrvatska udruga za promicanje primaljstva

Croatian Association for Promotion of Midwifery

Centar za reproduktivno mentalno zdravlje (Centre for Reproductive Mental Health) 


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