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Ivan Brajovich accepted Marmara Group Foundation

Saturday, Feburary 22, 2020 - Read : 58

President of the Assembly of Montenegro, Ivan Brajovich, making an official visit to Turkey, accepted the Delegation of Marmara Group Foundation. President of Marmara Group Foundation Dr. Akkan Suver, Secretary-General Cafer Okray and Executive Committee Member Sezgin Bilgiç was present during the visit which is realized with the presence of Montenegro Ambassador to Ankara Perisa Kastratovich, parliament members from Montenegro and Montenegro Consul General to Istanbul Selim Lika.

‘’Best Youth and Women's Practices in Policy and Decision Making’’ Seminar Was Held!

Saturday, Feburary 21, 2020 - Read : 47

"Best Youth and Women’s Practices in Policy and Decision Making" seminar was held on Thursday, February 20 at the Team Campus of Beykent University. Mine Ekinci, the founder of the Village Schools Exchange Network (KODA) and the 2019 ASHOKA Fellow, was the guest speaker at the seminar, moderated by Evrim Timur and Zeynep Baykal. After the opening speech of Müjgan Suver, the project coordinator, Zeynep Baykal introduced herself and mentioned about the content of the seminar. Afterwards, the word was left to Ekinci by Evrim Timur. Graduating from the Politics and International Relations Department of Boğaziçi University, Ekinci stated that her main area of interest is the handling of politics within a philosophical dimension and its practice in daily life rather than the agenda politics. Adopting social justice and equality in opportunity, Ekinci stated that she has been involved in social participation since the age of 13 and participated in the voluntary networks of different non-governmental organizations.

Visit to Ambassador of Kazakhstan Abzal Saparbekuly

Tuesday, Feburary 18, 2020 - Read : 88

Marmara Group Foundation Delegation consisting of Dr. Akkan Suver and Cafer Okray paid a courtesy visit to Ambassador of Kazakhstan to Ankara Abzal Saparbekuly. During the visit Delegation exchanged views with the Ambassador and also provided information on the current state of the 23rd Eurasian Economic Summit.

Visit to Ambassador of Moldova Dimitri Croitor

Wednesday, Feburary 18, 2020 - Read : 95

President of Marmara Group Foundation Dr. Akkan Suver and Secretary General Cafer Okray made a courtesy visit to the new Ambassador of Moldova to Ankara, Dimitri Croitor. During the visit, which was also attended by the Undersecretary of the Moldovan Embassy Tudor Vasilica, the Marmara Group Foundation Delegation presented information regarding the 23rd Eurasian Economic Summit.

Şamil Ayrim is awarded with the Pride of Azerbaijan Decoration

Monday, Feburary 17, 2020 - Read : 127

Board of Trustees of Marmara Group Foundation and Istanbul Deputy Mr. Şamil Ayrım was awarded to the Pride of Azerbaijan, Golden Decoration of the Beynelxalq Journal of Azerbaijan, by Editorial Writer and Founder of the Journal Emil Nasırlı Rüfatoğlu, with a ceremony held at Marmara Group Foundation Centre. At the decoration ceremony which held due to Mr. Ayrım's services to Turkey-Azerbaijan friendship, brotherhood and unity, Dr. Akkan Suver, Yüksel Çengel, Engin Köklüçınar and Sezgin Bilgiç were also present.

Checks and Balances Network meets at IPM

Saturday, Feburary 15, 2020 - Read : 143

Justice monitoring and DDA-Judicial Reform Group Workshop of Checks and Balances Network Justice Monitoring including Chairwoman of EU and Human Rights Platform of Marmara Group Foundation took place at IPM. Difficulties and obstacles to access to justice were discussed with lawyers and relevant NGO organizations.

Visit to Gjorge Ivanov

Wednesday, Feburary 12, 2020 - Read : 183

The Marmara Group Foundation Delegation, consisting of Dr. Akkan Suver, Sezgin Bilgiç and Cengiz Balkan, who visited the former President of Macedonia Gjorge Ivanov in his office, gave information about the 23rd Eurasian Economic Summit. Furkan Cako, Former Minister of State of Macedonia and Zerrin Abaz, former Consul General of Macedonia in Istanbul, were also present at the visit.

Visit to Elvin Hasan

Wednesday, Feburary 12, 2020 - Read : 131

Marmara Group Foundation was in North Macedonia. Within the scope of the 23rd Eurasian Economic Summit briefing visits, Delegation of Marmara Grubu Vakfı consisting of Dr. Akkan Suver, Sezgin Bilgiç, Cengiz Balkan who visited North Macedonian Minister of State Elvin Hasan, invited him to Istanbul.

Visit to Sali Murati

Wednesday, Feburary 12, 2020 - Read : 172

The Marmara Group Foundation Delegation, consisting of Dr. Akkan Suver, Sezgin Bilgiç and Cengiz Balkan, who continued their contacts in North Macedonia together with Zerrin Abaz and Furkan Cako visited Sali Murati, President of the North Macedonian Constitutional Court. During the visit; Sali Murati, newly elected to the North Macedonian Constitutional Court Presidency, was congratulated by the delegation

Visit to Ambassador of Turkey Hasan Mehmet Sekizkök

Wednesday, Feburary 12, 2020 - Read : 182

Marmara Group Foundation within the framework of North Macedonia visits, visited Ambassador of Turkey Hasan Mehmet Sekizkök. During this visit at the Embassy Residence, Dr. Akkan Suver, Sezgin Bilgiç and Cengiz Balkan, along with former North Macedonian Minister of State Furkan Cako, and former Consul General of North Macedonia in Istanbul Zerrin Abaz were also present.