Events

Year
  • 21 July 2017 Ankara

    SAM 2017 Summer School on International Law Certificate Ceremony

    A certificate ceremony was held on the conclusion of SAM 2017 Summer School on International Law Program, which lasted for»

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  • 13 July 2017 Paris

    Workshop – “Turkish and French Perspectives on the Middle East”

    A delegation comprised of Acting Chairman Assoc. Prof. Mesut Özcan, Assoc. Prof. ​Kılıç Buğra Kanat from Penn State University and SETA»

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  • 17 July 2017 Ankara

    SAM 2017 Summer School on International Law Opening Session

    SAM Summer School on International Law has begun with the opening remarks by Ambassador Fırat Sunel, Legal Counsellor, and Acting»

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  • 7 July 2017 Ankara

    SAM 2017 Summer School Certificate Ceremony

    A certificate ceremony was held on the conclusion of SAM 2017 Summer School Program, which lasted for one week and»

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  • 03 July 2017 Ankara

    SAM 2017 Summer School Opening Session

    SAM Summer School started with the opening speeches of Ambassador Ahmet Yıldız, Deputy Foreign Minister, and Acting SAM Chairman Assoc.»

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  • 05 June 2017 Baku

    International Conference: Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey Trilateral Relations: Vision for the Future

    Center for Strategic Studies under the Presidency of the Azerbaijan hosted an international conference titled “Azerbaijan – Georgia – Turkey»

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  • 25 May 2017 Ankara

    International Conference: “25 Years of Turkey-Ukraine Relations”

    Our Center jointly with the Embassy of Ukraine in the Republic of Turkey organized an international conference titled “25 Years»

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  • 23 May 2017 Ankara

    Roundtable Meeting between SAM and Foreign Policy Advisory Committee of Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    SAM has hosted a Chinese delegation of Foreign Policy Advisory Committee operating under the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, on»

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  • 9 May 2017 Ankara

    Visit of “Al-Nahrain Research Center” Delegation to SAM

    An Iraqi delegation of “Al-Nahrain Research Center”, operating under the auspices of the Undersecretariat of National Security of the Iraqi»

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  • 4 May 2017 Odessa, Ukraine

    Roundtable Meeting— “Safety and Cooperation in the Black Sea Region: Historical Background and Modern Challenges”

    A roundtable meeting titled "Safety and Cooperation in the Black Sea Region: Historical Background and Modern Challenges" was held in»

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  • 2 May 2017 Ankara

    A roundtable meeting with the Delegation of Pakistan National Defence University

    Delegation of Pakistan National Defence University, National Security and War Course has visited the Ministry on the 2nd of May»

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  • 25 April 2017 Ashgabat

    Conference— “25th Anniversary of the Establishment of Diplomatic Relations between Turkey and Turkmenistan”

    SAM Head of Department Fatma Çiğdem Tenker Köksal, Prof. Oktay Tanrısever (METU) and Assoc. Prof. Bekir Tümen Somuncuoğlu (Gazi University)»

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  • 27 April 2017 Kırıkkale

    1st International Middle East Workshop and Forum, Kırıkkale University

    Organized by Kırıkkale University the Practice and Research Center for Middle Eastern Studies with the partnership of SAM (Center for»

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  • 20 April 2017 Ankara

    International Symposium on “Continuity and Change in North Africa, Turkey and Iran”

    Center for Iranian Studies (IRAM) and Ankara Yildirim Beyazit University organized an international symposium on “Continuity and Change in North»

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  • 18 April 2017 Ankara

    The visit of the Ambassador of Mongolia

    H.E Bold Ravda, Ambassador of Mongolia to Ankara, paid a courtesy visit to SAM Acting Chairman Assoc. Prof. Mesut Özcan and»

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  • 18 April 2017 Ankara

    The visit of the Ambassador of Estonia

    H.E Marrin Mottos, Ambassador of Estonia to Ankara, paid a courtesy visit to SAM Acting Chairman Assoc. Prof. Mesut Özcan»

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  • 6 February 2017 Ankara

    SAM 2017 Winter School on International Law Opening Session

    SAM Winter School on International Law has begun with the opening remarks by Ambassador Fırat Sunel, Legal Counsellor, and Acting SAM Chairman»

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  • 3 February 2017 Ankara

    SAM 2017 Winter School Certificate Ceremony

    A certificate ceremony was held on the conclusion of SAM 2017 Winter School Program, which lasted for one week and»

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  • January 2017 Ankara

    Recent visits of the members of diplomatic corps to SAM

    Members of the Diplomatic Corps in Ankara paid a visit to Acting SAM Chairman Assoc. Prof. Mesut Özcan. They discussed»

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  • 30 January 2017 Ankara

    SAM 2017 Winter School Opening Session

    SAM Winter School started with the opening speech of Acting SAM Chairman Assoc. Prof. Mesut Özcan on 20 June 2017. The programme has»

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  • 16 December 2016 Ankara

    International Conference ― “Deepening Turkey-Russia Relations”

    The Center for Strategic Research (SAM) in cooperation with Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) organized a conference entitled "Deepening Turkey-Russia Relations" on 16»

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  • 15 November 2016 Ankara

    Prof. Ali Resul Usul completes his tenure as SAM Chairman

    Prof. Ali Resul Usul completed his tenure as Chairman of Center for Strategic Research (SAM), a position he held since»

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  • 11 October 2016 Ankara

    Roundtable Meeting: “Turkish-Russian relations, Energy and Southern Caucasia”

    A roundtable meeting on the issues of "Turkish-Russian relations, Energy and Southern Caucasia" organized by SAM was held on 11th»

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  • 1 August 2016 Ankara

    Deputy Undersecretary Ambassador Murat Salim Esenli met with SAM interns

    Deputy Undersecretary Ambassador Murat Salim Esenli met with university students employed as SAM interns and shared his views on his diplomatic experience»

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  • 20 June 2016 Ankara

    SAM 2016 Summer School Opening Session

    SAM Summer School started with the opening speech of SAM Chairman Prof. Ali Resul Usul, and the keynote speech delivered by Deputy»

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  • 7-8 June 2016 Ulaanbaatar

    SAM-ISS Workshop

    SAM attended a joint workshop hosted by partner institution Institute for Strategic Studies (ISS) in Ulaanbaatar on 7-8 June 2016»

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  • 2 June 2016 Ankara

    Workshop – “Turkey-China Relations in a Broader Perspective”

    The workshop between SAM and Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) entitled “Turkey-China Relations in a Broader Perspective” was hosted by»

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  • 25 May 2016 Astana / Kazakhstan

    Third Meeting of the Official Foreign Policy Research Centers of the Turkic Council Member States

    The Third Meeting of Official Foreign Policy Research Centers of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States (Turkic Council) Member»

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  • 21 May 2016 İstanbul

    World Humanitarian Summit-Academic Forum

    SAM organized an Academic Forum, preceding the first-ever Humanitarian Summit hosted by Turkey in Istanbul, with a view to contributing»

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  • 18 May 2016 Istanbul

    International Migration and Diplomacy

    Center for Strategic Research (SAM) and Koç University Migration Research Center (MiReKoc) co-organized an international conference entitled "International Migration and»

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  • 7-10 May 2016 New York

    Challenges Forum 20th Anniversary Event

    Challenges Forum event “United Nations Peace Operations 2020: The UN Reviews and Their Implications for Tomorrow’s Missions” commemorated the 20th»

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  • 2 May 2016 Ankara

    SAM-NDU meeting

    As part of a foreign study tour of “National Security and War Course” of National Defence University (NDU) in Pakistan,»

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  • 3 May 2016 Ankara

    Brainstorming Session: “Turkic World and Future of Eurasia”

    SAM organized a brainstorming session on the "Turkic World and the Future of Eurasia" on 3 May 2016 in Ankara.»

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  • 19 April 2016 Ankara

    Workshop– “NATO’s Strategic Adaptation to the Current Challenges”

    A workshop entitled “NATO’s Strategic Adaptation to the Current Challenges” was conducted by SAM in collaboration with Embassy of Poland»

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  • 15 April 2016 Tokyo

    Conference– “Syrian Conflicts and Turkish Response: Foreign Policy, Refugees and Security”

    Held in cooperation between SAM and Tokyo-based Sasakawa Peace Foundation (SPF), Assoc. Prof. Mesut Özcan (Diplomacy Academy Director), Ufuk Ulutaş»

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  • 5 April 2016 Ankara

    Conference – “Trilateral Conference on Energy Security, Transport and Transit Corridors in Eurasia”

    The Center for Strategic Research (SAM), in cooperation with the Center for Strategic Studies of the Presidency of the Republic»

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  • 13 April 2016 Istanbul

    Conference– “Developing Economic and Cultural Relations among OIC Members: Opportunities and Challenges”

    SAM conducted a conference entitled "Developing Economic and Cultural Relations among OIC Members: Opportunities and Challenges" in Istanbul on 13»

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  • 13-15 March 2016 Bath, United Kingdom

    “Turkish-British Tatlıdil” Forum

    The fifth meeting “Turkish-British Tatlıdil Forum” was held on 11-13 March 2016, in Bath, UK. Ministry of Foreign Affairs of»

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  • 14 March 2016 Ankara

    Conference – “Cooperation in the Turkic World in the 21st Century”

    SAM conducted an international conference entitled "Cooperation in the Turkic World in 21st Century" in Ankara on 14 March 2016. SAM Chairman»

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  • 2 March 2016 Ankara

    SAM-JIIA Roundtable Meeting

    A delegation from the Japan Institute of International Affairs (JIIA) led by Amb. (Ret.) Shingo Yamagami paid an official visit»

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  • 1 March 2016 Ankara

    Symposium– “Turkey-Japan Dialogue on Global Affairs”

    Symposium on Turkey-Japan Dialogue on Global Affairs was conducted in coordination with Center for Strategic Research (SAM), Center for Middle»

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  • 24 February 2016 Ankara

    Workshop – “Violent Extremism: DAESH as a Matter of Fact and the Dynamics of Recruitments”

    A workshop entitled “Violent Extremism: DAESH as a Matter of Fact and the Dynamics of Recruitments” was conducted by SAM in»

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  • 5 February 2016 Ankara

    SAM 2016 Winter School on International Law Certificate Ceremony

    A certificate ceremony was held on the conclusion of SAM 2016 Winter School on International Law Program, which lasted for one»

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  • 1 February 2016 Ankara

    SAM 2016 Winter School on International Law Opening Session

    SAM Winter School on International Law has begun with the opening lecture of Prof. İbrahim Kaya of Istanbul University. The»

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  • 29 January 2016 Ankara

    SAM 2016 Winter School Certificate Ceremony

    A certificate ceremony was held on the conclusion of SAM 2016 Winter School Program, which lasted for one week and was»

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  • 25 January 2016 Ankara

    SAM 2016 Winter School Opening Session

    SAM Winter School started with the opening speech of SAM Chairman Prof. Ali Resul Usul, and the keynote speech delivered by»

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  • 14 January 2016 Ankara

    Ambassadors Met with Current and Former SAM Interns

    In the margins of 8th Ambassadors Conference, Ambassadors met with current and former SAM interns. During the informal conversations, Turkish»

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  • 23 December 2015 Istanbul

    Consultation Session on “Diplomacy in 21st Century” Project

    In the framework of the project entitled “Diplomacy in 21st Century”, work in progress, Center for Strategic Research is planning»

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  • 21 December 2015 Istanbul

    Second Meeting of “Official Foreign Policy Research Centers of Turkic Council”

    The Second Meeting of the Official Foreign Policy Research Centers of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States (Turkic Council)»

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  • 17 December 2015 Istanbul

    Panel — “Current Developments in Turkish-Russian Relations / International Law Perspective”

    Center for Strategic Research (SAM), in collaboration with Istanbul Medipol University organized Panel entitled “Current Developments in Turkish-Russian Relations / International»

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  • 15-16 December 2015 Skopje

    Conference — “Migration and Refugee Flows in the Transit Countries: Security Implications”

    SAM Chairman Prof. Dr. Ali Resul Usul and Director of the Migration Research Center at Koç University (MİREKOÇ) Prof. Dr.»

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  • 2 December 2015 Ankara

    SAM-PISM Workshop

    SAM hosted a workshop in cooperation with the Polish Institute of International Affairs (PISM) on 2 December 2014 in Ankara.»

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  • 30 November 2015 Ankara

    Visit by “Lebanese Youth Leadership School” participants to Ministry of Foreign Affairs

    Participants of the "Lebanese Youth Leadership School" program organized by ORSAM with the support of Turkish Prime Ministry-Presidency for Turks»

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  • 25 November 2015 Ankara

    Brainstorming session: “Humanitarian Crises and Turkey’s Humanitarian Diplomacy”

    SAM hosted a brainstorming session entitled "Humanitarian Crises and Turkey's Humanitarian Diplomacy" on 25 November 2015 in Ankara. The event»

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  • 20 November 2015 Ashgabat

    Conference – “Neutrality Policy of Independent Turkmenistan: Theory and Practice Principles”

    On the occasion of 20th anniversary of Neutrality Status of Independent Turkmenistan, adopted by a UN General Assembly resolution on»

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  • 17-19 November 2015 Ankara, Eskişehir, Bolu

    “Azerbaijan Week” activities in Turkey

    SAM hosted annual "Turkey-Azerbaijan Week" activities in cooperation with “Center for Strategic Studies under the President of Azerbaijan” (Azerbaijan SAM)»

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  • 26 October 2015 Ankara

    SAM-IAMES Roundtable

    The Vietnamese Institute for Africa and Middle East Studies (IAMES) delegation led by General Director, Dr. Nguyen Manh Hung, paid»

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  • 15 October 2015 Moscow

    International Conference — “95th Anniversary of Russia-Turkey Diplomatic Relations: Forging Multidimensional Partnership”

    Russian International Affairs Council (RIAC) and Center for Strategic Research (SAM) organized an international conference entitled “95th Anniversary of Russia-Turkey»

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  • 2 September 2015 Kiev

    2nd International Roundtable: “Current State of Ukrainian-Turkish Economic Relations”

    2nd International Roundtable entitled "Current State of Ukrainian-Turkish Economic Relations" was organized in cooperation by SAM and Ukrainian Krymskiy Institute»

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  • 24 August 2015 Ankara

    Visit to SAM by “Iraqi Turkmen Personal Development and Leadership School” participants

    Participants of the "Iraqi Turkmen Personal Development and Leadership School" program held by TİKA and ORSAM visited Ministry of Foreign»

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  • 23-24 June 2015 Washington DC

    Challenges Forum 2015 – Washington DC meeting

    The semiannual partners meeting of Challenges Forum initiative, which was formed in 1996 to generate ideas about the decision-making, implementation»

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  • 26-27 June 2015 Beijing

    The Fourth Global Think Tank Summit

    The Fourth Global Think Tank Summit was organized by the China Center for International Economic Exchanges (CCIEE) in Beijing, between»

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  • 18 June 2015 Ankara

    SAM Foreign Policy Meetings-3: Cyprus and Energy

    As a part of “Foreign Policy Meetings” underway since the beginning of 2015, SAM has conducted the third meeting entitled»

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  • 17 June 2015 Belgrade

    Workshop on “Current Turkey-Serbia Relations”

    A workshop titled “Current Turkey-Serbia Relations” was organized by SAM and IIPE (Institute of International Politics and Economics), which is»

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  • 5 June 2015 Bishkek

    Conference – “Central Asia: Politics and International Relations”

    SAM has attended and supported a conference titled “Central Asia: Politics and International Relations”, hosted by Kyrgyz-Turkish Manas University (KTMU)»

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  • 21 May 2015 Ankara

    Conference on “Is Peaceful Accommodation of Rising Powers Possible?” by SAM and FPPR

    SAM and İhsan Doğramacı Peace Foundation-Foreign Policy and Peace Research Center (FPPR) cooperated to host Prof. T.V. Paul, lecturer from»

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  • 13 May 2015 Ankara

    Workshop Between SAM and ISS

    A workshop titled "Turkey and Mongolia: Past and Future" was organized by SAM and ISS (Institute for Strategic Studies), which»

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  • 8 May 2015 Baku

    Memorandum of Understanding among Official Foreign Policy Research Centers of the Member States of the Turkic Council

    A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) among Center for Strategic Research (SAM), Center for Strategic Studies under the President of the Republic»

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  • 8 May 2015 Baku

    First Meeting of the Foreign Policy Research Official Centers of the Member States of the Turkic Council

    First Meeting of the Foreign Policy Research Official Centers of the Member States of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking»

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  • 7 May 2015 Baku

    Conference — “The Countries of the South Caucasus and Central Asia in the Context of the Silk Road Economic Belt”

    SAM has attended a conferenced entitled "The Countries of the South Caucasus and Central Asia in the Context of the»

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  • 5 May 2015 Ankara

    Visit by Uludağ University students to SAM

    A group of students from Uludağ University paid a visit to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Center for Strategic»

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  • 24 Nisan 2015 Ankara

    Roundtable Meeting between SAM-NDU

    Center for Strategic Research (SAM) hosted a roundtable meeting with the officers of Pakistan National Defense University (NDU) to discuss»

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  • 21 April 2015 Ankara

    Visit by Nigde University students to SAM

    A group of students from Nigde University paid a visit to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Center for Strategic Research»

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  • 20 April 2015 Astana, Kazakhstan

    Participation to the International Conference “Eurasia Transport Corridors: New Ways for Cooperation”

    An international conference under the title of “Eurasia Transport Corridors: New Ways for Cooperation” was organized by Institute for Strategic»

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  • 13 April 2015 Ankara

    SAM Foreign Policy Meetings-2: Turkey’s Approach to the Increasing Risk of Polarization in Middle East

    As part of “Foreign Policy Meetings” underway since the beginning of 2015, SAM has conducted a brainstorming session on “Increasing»

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  • 26 March 2015 Ankara

    Visit by London School of Economics Grimshaw Club members to SAM

    A group of participants from London School of Economics Grimshaw Club paid a visit to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs»

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  • 24 March 2015 Ankara

    Visit by US National War College members to SAM

    A group of participants from United States National War College paid a visit to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and»

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  • 19 March 2015 Seoul - South Korea

    “Middle East and North African Affairs” International Conference in Seoul

    An international conference on “Middle East and North African Affairs” was held on 19 March 2015 in cooperation by South»

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  • 17 March 2015 Ankara

    Memorandum of Understanding between SAM and Fundaçao Minerva from Portugal

    A Memorandum of Understanding on fostering cooperation and organizing common events was signed between SAM and Minerva Education, Culture and»

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  • 16 March 2015 Tbilisi

    Conference – “The Future of Trilateral Cooperation: New Perspectives and Challenges”

    An international conference was conducted by Center for Strategic Research (SAM), Center for Strategic Studies under the President of the»

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  • 4 March 2015 İzmir

    Conference ― “Changing International Political Dynamics and Turkish Foreign Policy”

    Chairman Prof. Usul has delivered a speech entitled "Changing International Political Dynamics and Turkish Foreign Policy" at İzmir Katip Çelebi»

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  • 24 February 2015 Ankara

    Conference: “Turkic Council And Cooperation In Eurasia in the aftermath of Recent Regional Developments”

    Turkic Council, SAM and Center for Eurasian Studies (AVİM) have coordinated a meeting entitled “Turkic Council And Cooperation In Eurasia in»

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  • 6 February 2015 Ankara

    SAM 2015 International Law Winter School Certificate Ceremony

    Having an intent to provide current trends in international law and to offer in-depth understandings to the legal issues, one-week»

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  • 2 February 2015 Ankara

    2015 SAM International Law Winter School has begun

    With intent to provide current trends in international law, to offer in-depth understandings to the legal issues related with Turkey»

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  • 30 January 2015 Ankara

    SAM 2015 Winter School Certificate Ceremony

    A certificate ceremony was held on the conclusion of SAM 2015 Winter School Program, which lasted for one week and»

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  • 28 January 2015 Ankara

    Review Meeting of the “Scenarios for a Peace Mission for Syria” Report

    Center for Strategic Research (SAM) and Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies (ORSAM) held a joint meeting and hosted Alvaro Vasconcelos»

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  • 26-28 January 2015 New York

    Challenges Forum Report Launch and Seminar: “Designing Mandates and Capabilities for Future Peace Operations”

    The biennial report of Challenges Forum initiative, which was formed in 1996 to generate ideas about the decision-making, implementation and»

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  • 26 January 2015 Ankara

    SAM Winter School Opening Session

    Organized annually with the objective of introducing our Ministry and prodiving information on diplomacy to the students interested in foreign»

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  • 22 January 2015 Ankara

    Visit by the group of TODAİE International Advanced Public Executive Master Programme participants to SAM

    A group of participants from International Advanced Public Executive Master Programme conducted by Turkey and Middle East Public Administration Institute (TODAİE) paid a»

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  • 21 January 2015 Ankara

    SAM Foreign Policy Meetings-1: “Energy and Turkish Foreign Policy after Putin’s visit”

    SAM has conducted a brainstorming session on “Energy and Turkish Foreign Policy in the aftermath of Putin’s visit” with participation»

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  • 19 January 2015 Ankara

    Panel ─ “Debating Africa in the 21st Century and Turkey”

    A panel entitled “Debating Africa in the 21st Century and Turkey” was conducted under the auspices of Foreign Ministry of»

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  • 19 January 2015 Ankara

    Visit by the delegation of the American University of Rome to SAM

    A group of students and scholars from The American University of Rome paid a visit to the Ministry of Foreign»

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  • 14 January 2015 Ankara

    Roundtable meeting with Chairman of the Czech Parliament’s Chamber of Deputies Jan Hamáček

    In the margins of the visit by H.E. Mr. Jan Hamáček, Chairman of the Chamber of Deputies of the Parliament»

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  • 19 December 2014 Beijing

    SAM-CASS Workshop

    A workshop entitled “The Vision of the 100th Year and Sino-Turkish Strategic Cooperation” was organized by SAM and Chinese Academy»

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  • 17 December 2014 Ankara

    Visit by Istanbul Arel University students to SAM

    A group of students from Istanbul Arel University paid a visit to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Center for»

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  • 11 December 2014 Ankara

    Roundtable Meeting between SAM and SIIS

    A roundtable meeting entitled “Turkish-Sino Cooperation for Peace and Security in Eurasia and Middle East” was organized by SAM and»

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  • 11-12 December 2014 İstanbul

    International Conference on “Silk Roads: Inspirations and Opportunities”

    SAM and Foundation of Political, Economic and Social Research (SETAV) from Turkey, Center for International Relations and Sustainable Development (CIRSD)»

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  • 9 December 2014 Brussels, Belgium

    Brainstorming Session on Turkey-EU Relations

    A roundtable meeting was jointly organized by SAM and Economic Development Foundation (İKV) on the topic of “Communication, Trust and»

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  • 5-7 December 2014

    The 6th International Symposium on Terrorism and Transnational Crime

    "The 6th International Symposium on Terrorism and Transnational Crime" was conducted by The International Center for Terrorism and Transnational Crime»

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  • 26 November 2014 Shanghai, China

    Memorandum of Understanding between SAM and SIIS

    SAM and Shanghai Institute of International Relations (SIIS) from China have accorded upon a Memorandum of Understanding, which stipulates increasing»

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  • 25 November 2014 Shanghai, China

    Visit of SAM Delegation to Middle East Studies Institute of Shanghai International Studies University

    A delegation from SAM led by Chairman Prof. Ali Resul Usul, visited Middle East Studies Institute of Shanghai International Studies»

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  • 28 November 2014 Ankara

    Visit by Middle East Technical University (METU) Master Students and Academicians to SAM

    A group of students from The German-Turkish Masters Program in Social Sciences (GeT MA) which integrated Masters Program at the»

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  • 26 November 2014 Shanghai, China

    Roundtable Meeting between SAM and SIIS

    A roundtable meeting was jointly organized by SAM and SIIS on the topic of “Turkish and Chinese Perspective on Peace»

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  • 18 November 2014 Ankara

    “90th Anniversary of Turkey-Finland Friendship Agreement” – High-Level Seminar

    SAM and the Embassy of Finland have organized a high-level seminar entitled "Together for Enhanced and More Stable Europe" as a part»

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  • 13 November 2014 Ankara

    Workshop – GFMD “Civil Society Days” consultation meeting

    Within the scope of the Turkish Chairmanship of the Global Forum on Migration and Development (GFMD) for 2014-2015 by 1»

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  • 3-5 November 2014 Baku, Qebele, Agdam - Azerbaijan

    ”Days of Turkey in Azerbaijan”

    Center for Strategic Research (SAM) and Azerbaijan Presidency Strategic Studies Center (Azerbaijan SAM) cooperated to hold events under the title ''Days»

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  • 3 November 2014 Ankara

    Conference – Regional Security and Cooperation Perspectives in the Black Sea in the aftermath of Recent Developments in Ukraine

    SAM, Middle East Research Center (ORSAM) and TOBB University of Economics & Technology (ETU) have coordinated a conference titled “Regional»

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  • 31 October 2014 Sofia

    Conference – 100 Years From The World War I

    On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of World War I, a conference entitled “100 Years From the World War»

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  • 20 October 2014 Ankara

    Visit by Istanbul University Students to SAM

    A group of students from Istanbul University paid a visit to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Center for Strategic»

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  • 16 October 2014 Istanbul

    Conference ─ “The Great War and the Ottoman Empire: Origins”

    A congress entitled "The Great War and the Ottoman Empire: Origins" was conducted in cooperation by Center for Strategic Research»

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  • 14-16 October 2014 Beijing, China

    Challenges Forum 2014 Beijing meeting

    The yearly partnership program of Challenges Forum initiative, which was formed in 1996 to generate ideas about the decision-making, implementation»

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  • 14 October 2014 Sakarya

    “II. Middle Eastern Congress on Politics and Society”

    “II. Middle Eastern Congress on Politics and Society” was conducted in cooperation with the Centre for Middle Eastern Studies of Sakarya»

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  • 9 October 2014 Ankara

    Workshop on “Transnational Migration in Transition: Transformative Characteristics of Temporary Mobility of People” by SAM and MiReKoc

    SAM and Koç University Migration Research Center (MiReKoc) organized a workshop on 9 October 2014 at Ministry of Foreign Affairs.»

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  • 25 September 2014 Ankara

    Visit by Ahi Evran University Students to SAM

    A group of students from Ahi Evran University Department of International Relations visited the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Center»

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  • 22-23 September 2014 Ankara

    “Japan ve Turkey: Where Did We Come From? Where Will We Go?” Symposium

    SAM, Middle East Research Center (ORSAM) and Embassy of Japan in Ankara have coordinated to hold a symposium under the»

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  • 18 September 2014 Warsaw

    SAM-PISM Seminar

    A seminar entitled "Poland and Turkey: Common Neighborhood - Common Interests?" was conducted in cooperation by Center for Strategic Research»

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  • 9 September 2014 Ankara

    MIKTA Seminar in Ankara

    Academic seminar co-hosted by the Center for Strategic Research (SAM) of the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Embassy»

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  • 11 August 2014 Mexico City

    Participation by SAM to MIKTA Academicians Seminar

    MIKTA is an unofficial consultation and coordination platform enacted by Mexico, Indonesia, South Korea, Turkey and Australia. Second MIKTA Foreign»

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  • 17 July 2014 Ankara

    Visit by Florida State University Students to SAM

    A group of 20 students accompanied by Asst. Prof. Sabri Çiftçi from Florida State University visited the Ministry of Foreign»

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  • 10 July 2014 Ankara

    Visit of Students from AK Party Foreign Relations Department Internship Program to SAM

    A group of university students participating to an internship program at AK Party Foreign Relations Department visited the Ministry of»

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  • 3 July 2014 Kiev- Ukraine

    Roundtable on “Ukrainian-Turkish Relations at Present Stage: Opportunities and Obstacles”

    A roundtable meeting entitled “Ukrainian-Turkish Relations at Present Stage: Opportunities and Obstacles” was organized in cooperation by SAM and Ukrainian»

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  • 19 June 2014 Sarajevo

    Cooperation Between SAM and International University of Sarajevo

    SAM and International University of Sarajevo (IUS) from Bosnia and Herzegovina have accorded upon a memorandum of understanding, which stipulates»

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  • 1 July 2014 Ankara

    Symposium: Contribution of NATO Enlargement to the Euro-Atlantic and International Security

    SAM has organized a Symposium entitled “Contribution of NATO Enlargement to the Euro-Atlantic and International Security” in partnership with Romanian»

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  • 27 June 2014 Ankara

    SAM Summer School 2014 Certificate Ceremony

    A certificate ceremony was held on the conclusion of SAM 2014 Summer School Program, which lasted for one week and»

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  • 25 June 2014 Ankara

    SAM-Brookings Institute Roundtable Meeting on “Southern Caucasus”

    A roundtable meeting was organized by SAM (Center for Strategic Research) and Brooking Institute from United States on the topic of»

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  • 23 June 2014 Bishkek- Kyrgyzstan

    IX. Forum of Shanghai Cooperation Organization

    IX. Forum of Shanghai Cooperation Organization on Contemporary Challenges of Economic Development of SCO Region has been organized on 23»

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  • 23 June 2014 Ankara

    SAM Summer School Opening Session

    Summer School Program is organized by SAM on a regular basis since 2011 for the university students interested in foreign»

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  • 2 June 2014 Ankara

    Workshop on “Implications of Ukrainian Crisis for Eastern Europe”

    A workshop on “Implications on Ukrainian Crisis for Eastern Europe” was organized in cooperation by Center for Strategic Research (SAM)»

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  • 28-29 May 2014 Ankara

    “Diplomacy and Soft Power in Combatting Terrorism” Workshop

    A workshop on “Diplomacy and Soft Power in Combatting Terrorism” was organized in cooperation by SAM and Center of Excellence»

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  • 26 May 2014 Amman, Jordan

    Exchanges on the Middle East: Turkey-Jordan Relations within the Changing Regional Environment

    A workshop entitled “Exchanges on the Middle East: Turkey-Jordan Relations within the Changing Regional Environment” was organized in cooperation by»

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  • 23 May 2014 İstanbul

    Turkey and China from Comparative Perspective: Economy, Politics and Society

    SAM and Marmara University held a workshop entitled “Turkey and China from Comparative Perspective; Economy, Politics and Society” in İstanbul»

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  • 22 May 2014 İstanbul

    SAM Briefing at Marmara University

    A conference was organized at Marmara University on 22 May 2014 aiming at briefing the students about the duties and»

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  • 20 May, 2014 Ankara

    Roundtable Meeting: Turkish-Pakistani Relations

    A roundtable meeting was organized by SAM (Center for Strategic Research) and the participants of the National School of Public»

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  • 16-18 May 2014 Istanbul

    “Geopolitics of Energy: What Will Future Bring” Conference

    A conference titled "Geopolitics of Energy: What Will Future Bring" was organized in cooperation by Ministry of Energy and Natural»

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  • 16 May 2014 Ankara

    Visit of Students from Sakarya University

    Students of International Relations Department of Sakarya University visited the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Center for Strategic Research on»

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  • 12-15 May 2014 Ulaanbaatar- Mongolia

    Roundtable Meeting: Turkish-Mongolian Relations

    A roundtable meeting was organized by SAM (Center For Strategic Research) and ISS (Institute for Strategic Studies) which is under»

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  • 14 May 2014 Ankara

    Crimea from Past to Present: History, Culture and International Politics

    Dr. Hakan Kırımlı, from Bilkent University Department of International Relations, delivered a conference titled “Crimea from Past to Present: History,»

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  • 7 May 2014 Ankara

    Visit of Students from Istanbul University and The Association of International Relation of Studies of Turkey (IRST) to SAM

    Members of “Political Sciences and International Relations” Club in İstanbul University and members of IRST (The Association of International Relation»

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  • 5 May 2014 Ankara

    Visit of Students from Uludağ University

    Members of Uludağ University-International Relations Club visited the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Center for Strategic Research on 5 May»

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  • 25 April 2014 Ankara

    Visit of Students from Ankara University to SAM

    60 members of “The Diplomatic Observer” Club at Political Sciences Faculty in Ankara University visited the Ministry of Foreign Affairs»

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  • 24 April 2014 Istanbul

    Conference: Third year of Syrian Crisis

    SAM organized a conference in cooperation with Faculty of Political Sciences of Marmara University entitled “Third year of Syrian Crisis”»

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  • 17 April 2014 Ankara

    Visit to SAM by Foreign Students Studying in Turkey Within the Scope of the “Young Leaders Abroad Project”

    A group of 45 foreign students visited Center for Strategic Research on 17 April 2014 within the scope of “Young»

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  • 16 April 2014 Ankara

    Visit of Prof. G. John Ikenberry

    SAM, in cooperation with ORSAM, hosted Prof. G. John Ikenberry, Albert G. Milbank Professor of Politics and International Affairs at»

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  • 14 April 2014 Islamabad- Pakistan

    “Turkish Experience, Challenges Faced and Lessons for Pakistan and Muslim World” Conference in Islamabad

    A conference with title “Turkish Experience, Challenges Faced and Lessons for Pakistan and Muslim World” was held by Khubaib Foundation»

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  • 2 April 2014 Samsun

    Panel on “Changing Global Dynamics and Turkish Foreign Policy”

    The panel entitled “Changing Global Dynamics and Turkish Foreign Policy” was organised by SAM in cooperation with Ondokuz Mayıs University»

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  • 24 March 2014 Mosul- Iraq

    Changing Equilibrium in the Middle East and Turkey-Iraq Relations

    Panel entitled “ Changing Equilibrium in the Middle East and Turkey-Iraq Relations” was organized together with Center for Middle Eastern»

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  • 14 March 2014 Mumbai-India

    SAM- Gateway House Conference Series in Mumbai

    A series of conferences were held in cooperation with the Gateway House in Mumbai on 14 March 2014. The Turkish»

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  • 6 March 2014 Bratislava- Slovakia

    International Conference:“Turkey and the EU: Turning Long-term Relations into Effective Collaboration”

    The international conference on “Turkey and the EU: Turning Long-term Relations into Effective Collaboration” in memory of Ambassador Suna Çokgür»

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  • 14 March 2014 Ankara

    Visit of Students from İzmir University of Economics to SAM

    60 members of International Relations Club at İzmir University of Economics visited the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Center»

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  • 28 February 2014 Ankara

    Rountable Meeting by SAM and Japan Institute of International Relations(JIIA)

    A roundtable meeting on "The Current Situation and Challenges in Middle East" was organized on 28 February 2014 at Ministry»

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  • 20 February 2014 Erbil, Iraq

    Roundtable Meeting by SAM and Salahaddin University

    A roundtable meeting has been held by SAM and Salahaddin University at Salahaddin University campus in Erbil on February 20, 2014. Several»

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  • 14 February 2014 Washington D.C., USA

    A Roundtable Discussion was organized by SAM and German Marshall Fund (GMF) based in USA

    Ambassador Volkan Bozkır, Head of Foreign Affairs Committee, Turkish Parliament, Afif Demirkıran, Co-Chair, Turkey-EU Joint Parliamentary Committee, Turkish Parliament, İbrahim»

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  • 12 February 2014 Ankara

    Workshop between SAM and SIIS

    A workshop was organized by SAM and SIIS on the topic of “Turkish and Chinese Perspectives on Eurasia and Middle»

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  • 7 February Ankara

    SAM Winter School on International Law- Certificate Ceremony

    SAM Winter School on International Law was concluded with the Certificate Ceremony which took place on 7 February 2014. Throughout»

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  • 3-7 February 2014 Ankara

    SAM Winter School 2014 on International Law

    SAM Winter School 2014 on International Law, which will be held in Ankara on 3-7 February, has started with the inauguration speech»

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  • 31 January 2014 Ankara

    SAM Winter School 2014 Certificate Ceremony

    A certificate ceremony was held on the conclusion of SAM 2014 Winter School program, which lasted for one week and»

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  • 27-31 January 2014 Ankara

    SAM Winter School 2014

    SAM Winter School Program held in Ankara on 27-31 January 2014 has been commenced with the opening remarks made by»

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  • 22 January 2014 Ankara

    Visit of Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University’s International Relations Club

    Upon the invitation of SAM, Çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University’s International Relations Club visited the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on 22»

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  • 21 January 2014 Ankara

    Roundtable meeting on the Current Status of Turkey-EU Relations

    A roundtable meeting was organized by SAM on the topic of “Current Status of Turkey-EU Relations” on 21 January 2014»

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  • 14 January 2014 Ankara

    Transatlantic Relations and the Turkey-US Alliance in the New Era

    SAM hosted Ian Lesser, Executive Director of the Transatlantic Center, GMF’s Brussels Office and Senior Director for Foreign and Security»

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  • 8 January 2014 Ankara

    The Changing Middle East and Turkish Foreign Policy

    The panel entitled "The Changing Middle East and Turkish Foreign Policy" was organised on 8 January 2014 by The Institute»

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  • 5-7 January 2014 Istanbul

    Workshop: Actors and Institutions of the Arab Spring in the Middle East and North Africa

    A workshop entitled “Actors and Institutions of the Arab Spring in the Middle East and North Africa” was organized by»

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  • 27 December 2013 Ankara

    Reception of the Winter School 2013 for Turkish Students Studying Abroad Program

    After a week of seminars, a reception within the framework of the Winter School for Turkish Students Studying Abroad program»

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  • 23-28 December 2013 Ankara

    Winter School Program for Turkish Students Studying Abroad

    The first Winter School program for Turkish Students Studying Abroad which took place this year on 23-28 December 2013 has»

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  • 26 December 2013 Ankara

    Visit of Iraqi “Al- Nahrain Research Center” Delegation to SAM

    An Iraqi delegation headed by Dr. Talib Muhsin al-Hamdani, Director of “Al-Nahrain Research Center” operating under auspices of the National»

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  • 18 December 2013 Washington DC, U.S.A.

    New Directions in Turkish Foreign Policy

    A roundtable meeting entitled “New Directions in Turkish Foreign Policy” was organized by SAM in cooperation with the Middle East»

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  • 9 December 2013 Stockholm, Sweden

    Turkey-EU Relations in the light of Recent Developments in Middle East and North Africa

    SAM participated to a closed meeting which was organised by TESEV Foreign Policy Programme in cooperation with Stockholm University Institute»

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  • 11-12 December 2013 Bursa

    V. Uludağ Conference on International Relations: Re-Building Peace and Security

    V. Uludağ Conference on International Relations entitled “Re-Building Peace and Security” was organized with the contribution of SAM in Bursa»

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  • 5-7 December 2013 Istanbul

    Conference: “Humanitarian Diplomacy: Theory and Perpectives from the Field”

    A conference entitled  ”Humanitarian Diplomacy: Theory and Perspectives  From the field” was organized on 5-7 December in İstanbul Şehir University,»

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  • 29 November 2013 Colombo, Sri Lanka

    Memorandum of Understanding beetween SAM and Lakshman Kadirgamar Institute for International Relations and Strategic Studies of the Ministry of External Affairs of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka

    A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between SAM and the Lakshman Kadirgamar Institute for International Relations and Strategic Studies of»

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  • 29 November 2013 Ankara

    Visit of Çankaya University’s Political and Diplomatic Community

    Upon the invitation of SAM, Çankaya University's Political and Diplomatic Community visited the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on 29 November»

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  • 18-20 November 2013 Yalova, Edirne, Bursa, Bandırma, Ankara

    Azerbaijan Week Activities in Turkey

    A series of panels in the framework of the “Azerbaijan Week”, jointly organized by SAM and the Center for Strategic»

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  • 19 November 2013 Ankara

    SAM-PISM Workshop

    A workshop has been organized between SAM and Polish Institute of International Affairs (PISM) in Ankara on 19 November 2013.»

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  • 12 November 2013 Ankara

    The visit of the Fleishman Hillard Company Delegation

    Carolina Wunnerlich, managing director of the Fleishman-Hillard Office in Brussels, Chris Balderston , General Manager of the Fleishman Hillard Washington»

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  • 8 November 2013 Morocco

    Workshop on “The Realities and the Future of Moroccan-Turkish Relations”

    A workshop entitled “The Realities and the Future of Moroccan-Turkish Relations” was held in cooperation by the Institute of Strategic»

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  • 6 November 2013 Ankara

    Seminar on “International Mediation Trends”

    On the occasion of the official visit by King Harald V of Norway to Turkey, a seminar on the subject»

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  • 1-5 November 2013 Istanbul

    60th Pugwash Conference on Science & World Affairs

    Pugwash Conferences are organized by Pugwash International since 1957, bringing together, from around the world, influential scholars and public figures»

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  • 30 October 2013 Ankara

    SAM-CASS Workshop in Ankara

    A workshop was held between Center for Strategic Research (SAM) and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) in Ankara»

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  • 1 November 2013 Ankara

    Visit of Yalova University’s International Project Club

    Upon the invitation of SAM, Yalova University’s International Project Club visited the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on 1 November 2013.»

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  • 24 October 2013 Ankara

    Round Table Meeting: Turkish Foreign Policy’s Asia Agenda

    A round table meeting with the theme of  “Turkish Foreign Policy’s Asia Agenda” was held in Ankara on 24 October»

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  • 9-12 October 2013 Tunisia

    Workshop in Tunisia with SAM’s Support

    Second stage of the series of workshops in Middle East and North Africa by Strategic Thinking Institute (SDE) was organized»

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  • 6-9 October 2013 Nouakchott, Mauritania

    Workshop: “Bridging Distances Between Turkey and Mauritania”

    A workshop entitled “Bridging Distances Between Turkey and Mauritania” was held in cooperation by the Institute of Strategic Thinking (SDE),»

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  • 8 October 2013 Toronto, Canada

    Workshop: Spotlight on Turkey

    In the margin of the SAM delegations visit to Canada, on 8 October two conferences entitled “Turkey and the European»

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  • 7 October 2013 Ottawa, Canada

    SAM Delegation’s Visit to Canada

    The SAM delegation headed by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mesut Özcan, Acting Chairman of the Center for Strategic Research, and cosisting»

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  • 2-3 October 2013 Sakarya

    ‘Turkey and Iran: History and Civilization Dialogue’ Event

    An event titled ‘Turkey and Iran: History and Civilization Dialogue’ was organized in cooperation by Sakarya University Institute of Social»

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  • 30 September 2013 Ankara

    “Turkish-Russian Relations Between Reelpolitik and Historical Memory: Cooperation and Competition in the Caucasus from 19th Century to Present Day” Conference

    A conference with the subject of “Turkish-Russian Relations Between Reelpolitik and Historical Memory: Cooperation and Competition in the Caucasus from»

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  • 18 September 2013 Barranquilla- Colombia

    Soft Power and Cultural Diplomacy: Local Dynamics and Global Effects

    SAM, targeting to support Turkey’s Latin America initiative and give an account of Turkish foreign policy, organised the conference entitled»

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  • 10 September 2013 Barcelona, Spain

    Turkey, Spain and the EU: A Common Agenda

    Seminar entitled “Turkey, Spain and the EU: A Common Agenda” organised by SAM, The Barcelona Centre for International Affairs (CIDOB)»

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  • 26 - 29 August 2013 Ankara

    SAM Introductory Seminar on Foreign Policy

    Seminar Program started on 26 August with the objective to provide information about our Ministry for university students interested in»

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  • 19-27 August 2013 Istanbul

    Cooperation between SAM and HASEN in the context of “Caspian Summer School”

    Caspian Summer School” has been organized by Caspian Strategy Institute (HASEN) between 19-27 August 2013 for the first time  in İstanbul»

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  • 15 July - 2 August 2013 Ankara

    Summer Internships at SAM

    SAM admits full-time and part-time interns throughout the year from undergraduates as well as graduate students who want to gain»

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  • 9 July 2013 Ankara

    SAM-ALLIES Meeting

    SAM held a meeting with the Alliance Linking Leaders in Education and the Services (ALLIES) Joint Research Project, a collaborative»

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  • 1-5 July 2013 Ankara

    SAM Summer School 2013

    SAM Summer School 2013 has started on 1 July with the objective to provide information about our Ministry for students»

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  • 28-29 June 2013 Ankara

    Conference: Transcultural Asia- Unlearning Colonial/Imperial Power Relations

    The conference titled “Transcultural Asia: Unlearning Colonial/Imperial Power Relations” was held on June 28th  and 29th in the TOBB-ETU campus»

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  • 17-18 June 2013 Beijing

    Forum: “Think Tanks: Facing the Changing World”

    SAM participated the Forum entitled “Think Tanks: Facing the Changing World” which was organised by Chinese Academy of Social Sciences»

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  • 14 June 2013 Washington

    Fourth Annual Conference on Turkey

    “The Fourth Annual Conference on Turkey” was organised on 14th June 2013 in the National Press Club by the cooperation»

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  • 13 June 2013 Washington

    Panel Discussion: “Turkey and the Arab Spring”

    Members of the Turkish Foreign Ministry’s Center for Strategic Research (SAM) have discussed Turkish Foreign Policy towards the Middle East»

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  • 27-30 May 2013 Islamabad, Lahore, Peshawar- Pakistan

    Conferences on State, Religion and Democracy

    A series of conferences entitled “ State, Religion and Democracy” were held in several universities and institutions based in different»

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  • 28 May 2013 Ankara

    Visit of the CASS Delegation

    The Chinese Accademy of  Social Sciences (CASS) delegation led by Deputy Director  Li Jinghai, paid a visit to SAM on»

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  • 23 May 2013 Istanbul

    Visit of the ISS Delegation

    The delegation of Institute for Strategic Studies (ISS), affiliated to National Security Council of Mongolia paid a visit to Turkey»

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  • 17- 18 May 2013 Baku, Azerbaijan

    International Conference: “East-West Strategic Bridge: Security, Development and Integration in the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) Region”

    The international conference entitled “East-West Strategic Bridge: Security, Development and Integration in the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) Region” organized»

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  • 2 May 2013 Adana

    Conference: “Turkey and Middle East In the Framework of Arab Spring”

    A conference entitled “Turkey and Middle East in the framework of Arab Spring” was held in cooperation by Çukurova University»

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  • 2 May 2013 Istanbul

    Conference: The Legacy of Martin Luther King and the Role of Nonviolence in the 21st Century

    Martin Luther King III. gave a conference on “The Legacy of Martin Luther King and the Role of Nonviolence in»

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  • 2 May 2013 Istanbul

    Workshop on “Non-Violence in the Construction of Peace”

    The workshop on “Non-Violence in the Construction of Peace” was organised with the support of SAM by Communities Without Boundaries»

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  • 25 April 2013 Paris, France

    Workshop: “New Hope for Turkey-EU Relations? The French View”

    SAM and ECFR jointly organised the workshop entitled “New hope for EU-Turkey Relations? The French View” on 25 April 2013»

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  • 24 April 2013 Paris, France

    Panel Discussion on “Turkish Foreign Policy and Transformation in Regional Governance”

    SAM and Science Po University’s IPLI-MPA jointly organised the panel discussion on “Turkish Foreign Policy and Transformation in Regional Governance”»

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  • 8 April 2013 Kuwait

    Workshop: “Turkish Kuwaiti Perspectives For A Better Future”

    A workshop entitled “Turkish Kuwaiti Perspectives For A Better Future” was held in cooperation by the Institute of Strategic Thinking»

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  • 5 April 2013 Hanoi

    International Conference Coorganized by SAM and IAMES

    On the occasion of the 35th Anniversary of the establishment of the diplomatic relations between Vietnam-Turkey, the Center for Strategic»

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  • 28 March 2013 Ankara

    Roundtable Meeting with the “Pugwash Conferences” Delegation

    Prof Paolo Cotta-Ramusino, Secretary General, and Prof Steven Miller, Council Member, of the Nobel laureate the Pugwash Conferences on Science»

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  • 19 March 2013 Ankara

    Memorandum of Understanding between SAM and PISM

    The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) endeavouring to create and burgeoning cooperation between SAM and the Polish Institute Of International Affairs»

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  • 14-16 March 2013 Ashgabat- Turkmenistan

    International Conference on Great Silk Road Diplomacy: From History to the Future

    The international conference entitled “Great Silk Road Diplomacy: From History to the Future” jointly organised by the Turkish Cooperation and»

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  • 12 March 2013 Ankara

    Roundtable Meeting with the Libyan Delegation

    The delegation consisting of several bureaucrats and academicians from Libya paid a visit to SAM on 12 March 2013 and»

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  • 15 February 2013 Ankara

    Visit of the OSW Delegation

    The delegation of the Center for Eastern Studies (OSW), state supported think-tank in Poland paid a visit to SAM on»

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  • 28 January- 1 February 2013 Ankara

    SAM Winter School 2013

    SAM Winter School 2013 has started on 28 January with the objective to provide information about our Ministry for students»

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  • 21 January 2013 Cairo

    Conference: “New Political and Security Dynamics in the Middle East: Turkey and Egypt”

    SAM attended the conference entitled “New Political and Security Dynamics in the Middle East: Turkey and Egypt” which was organised»

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  • 11-13 January 2013 Antalya

    Workshop: “Common Wisdom Platform”

    SAM, with MFA’s Deputy General Directorates of Citizens Living Abroad and Policy Planning, attended the “Workshop for Common Wisdom Platform”»

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  • 11 January 2013 Ankara

    Visit of Tufts University Students to SAM

    Representatives of the “New Initiative for Middle East Peace (NIMEP)”, established by Tufts University students visited the Ministry of Foreign»

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  • 29 December 2012 Amman

    Workshop: Arab-Turkish Relations from the Past to the Future

    The workshop “Arab-Turkish Relations from the Past to the Future” which was co-organised by the Institute of Strategic Thinking (SDE)»

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  • 18 December 2012 Ankara

    Roundtable Discussion on the Russian Foreign Policy

    A roundtable discussion on Russian foreign policy with cooperation of SAM and Policy the Centre for Eastern Studies (OSW) of»

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  • 13 December 2012 Ankara

    Roundtable Discussion on the “NATO’s Priorities after the Chicago Summit”

    Ambassador Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic, Assistant Secretary General for Public Diplomacy of NATO, gave a seminar in a Roundtable Discussion on»

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  • 13 December 2012 Ankara

    Arab Spring and Turkey: Democracy, Security and Order Conference

    With the contributions of the SAM, the Conference titled “Arab Spring and Turkey: Democracy, Security and Order” was carried out»

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  • 13 December 2012 Ankara

    Assistant Secretary General for Public Diplomacy of NATO Kolinda Grabar’s Speech at the Diplomacy Academy

    Assistant Secretary General for Public Diplomacy of NATO, Ambassador Kolinda Grabar Kitarovic, gave a talk on NATO and Public Diplomacy»

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  • 30 November 2012 Ankara

    Turkey-Korea Cooperation Dialogue 2012

    The second meeting of “Turkey-Korea Cooperation Dialogue” process was held on 30 November 2012 in the Turkish MFA headquarter. This»

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  • 23 November 2012 Lisbon, Portugal

    International Conference on Turkey-EU Relations

    An international conference entitled “Turkey-EU Relations at the Crossroads: Implications for Post Crisis Governance” was held in cooperation by Center»

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  • 12-13 November 2012 Rome, Italy

    9th Turkish-Italian Forum

    The Forum activities between Turkey and Italy at ministerial level has been organized by SAM and UniCredit since 2004. The 9th»

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  • 13 November 2012 Rome, Italy

    Memorandum of Understanding between SAM and SIOI

    The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between SAM and the Italian Society for International Organization- (SIOI) was signed on 13 November»

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  • 1-2 November 2012 Ankara

    Seminar on Turkey’s and Norway’s Approaches to Arab Spring

    A seminar entitled  “Turkish and Norwegian Approaches to Arab Spring”  was organized by the Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Center” (NOREF)  which»

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  • 30 October 2012 Ankara

    SAM-CASS Workshop in Ankara

    A workshop was held between SAM and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) in Ankara on 30 October 2012.»

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  • 18-19 October 2012 Istanbul

    International Conference- From Balkan Wars to Balkan Peace Project

    Within the scope of “From Balkan Wars to Balkan Peace Project”, several significant workshops entitled “Regional Ownership and Inclusiveness” in»

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  • 15 October 2012 Keele, United Kingdom

    Seminars in Turkish Politics at Keele University

    Fourth of the “Keele Seminars on Modern Turkey” was held on 15 October 2012 in the Keele Hall, Keele University.»

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  • 12-15 October 2012 Podgorica, Montenegro

    From Balkan Wars to Balkan Peace Project- Podgorica Workshop

    On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the Balkan Wars, a series of conferences under the title “From Balkan»

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  • 3-6 October 2012 Ankara

    Visit of John J. Mearsheimer

    John J. Mearsheimer, co-director of the Program on International Security Policy at the University of Chicago, paid a visit to»

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  • 24- 27 September 2012 Azerbaijan

    Turkey Week Activities in Azerbaijan

    “Turkey Week” hosted by the Center for Strategic Studies under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan was organized on»

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  • 21 September 2012 Seoul, Republic of Korea

    Memorandum of Understanding between SAM and KIEP

    A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) aimed to enhance cooperation between SAM and KIEP (Korean Institute for International Economic Policy) was»

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  • 20 September 2012 Belgrad, Serbia

    From Balkan Wars to Balkan Peace Project- Belgrad Workshop

    The workshops organized within the scope of “From Balkan Wars to Balkan Peace” project in several Balkan countries have been»

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  • 14 September 2012 Ohrid, Macedonia

    From Balkan Wars to Balkan Peace Project- Ohrid Workshop

    The Ohrid step of SAM’s “From Balkan Wars to Balkan Peace” project was held on 14 September 2012. Prof. Dr.»

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  • 11 September 2012 Ankara

    Visit of the Delegation from the Strategic Studies Center under the Ministery of Defense of Qatar

    Delegation from Strategic Studies Center under the Ministery of Defense of Qatar paid a visit to the Center for Strategic»

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  • 6 September 2012 Beijing, PRC

    MoU Between SAM and CASS

    A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between SAM and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) was signed by Prof. Dr.»

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  • 4 September 2012 Beijing, PRC

    SAM- CASS Workshop in Beijing

    Within the framework of the institutional relations between SAM and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS),  a workshop was»

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  • 2-6 July 2012 Ankara

    SAM Summer School 2012

    SAM Summer School 2012 started with the opening remarks of Assoc. Prof. Dr. Selçuk Çolakoğlu on 2 July 2012. The»

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  • 2-7 July 2012 Trabzon

    Summer School- Trabzon

    A total number of 60 speakers and 106 students from different countries as well as Turkey attended the Summer School,»

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  • 3 July 2012 Ankara

    Visit of the Delegation from the Center for Strategic Research under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan

    The Chairman of the Azerbaijani Center for Strategic Research, under the aegis of the President of Azerbaijan, Ferhad Memmedov performed»

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  • 25 June 2012 Istanbul

    Highlights of the BSEC Academic Forum

    A network of multi-campus education, collaboration of universities, joint initiatives of the research center should be promoted within the framework»

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  • 25 June 2012 Istanbul

    BSEC Academic Forum

    In collaboration with the Black Sea Universities Network (BSUN), SAM organized an Academic Forum on the marge of the Heads»

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  • 18 June 2012 Sofia, Bulgaria

    From Balkan Wars to Balkan Peace Project- Sofia Workshop

    The workshop entitled “EU Integration Process” within the scope of “From Balkan Wars to Balkan Peace” project is organized in»

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  • 16 May 2012 Tirana, Albania

    From Balkan Wars to Balkan Peace Project – Tirana Workshop

    Tirana step of SAM’s “From Balkan Wars to Balkan Peace” project was held in cooperation with our Albanian partner Institute»

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  • 9- 10 May 2012 Ankara

    Turkey – Africa Media Forum

    Turkey - Africa Media Forum” was held on 9-10 May 2012 under the auspices of H.E. Deputy Prime Minister Bülent Arınç,»

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  • 3 May 2012 London, United Kingdom

    Seminars on Contemporary Turkey at LSE

    Prof. Dr. Bülent Aras, Chairman of SAM, addressed the Contemporary Turkish Studies Seminars organized by the London School of Economics»

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  • 30 April 2012 Washington DC, USA

    SAM-CSIS Meeting in Washington

    As the first meeting of a joint Project between SAM and Washington DC based think-tank Center for Strategic and International»

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  • 24 April 2012 Bucharest, Romania

    Memorandum of Understanding signed by the Romanian Diplomatic Institute and Center for Strategic Research

    SAM and Romanian Diplomatic Institute signed a Memorandum of Understanding in Bucharest on 24 April. Before the signature ceremony, a»

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  • 21 April 2012 Keele, United Kingdom

    Seminars in Turkish Politics at Keele University

    The second seminar in Turkish Politics Seminar Series at the UK’s Keele University as a joint project was held on»

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  • 18 April 2012 Ankara

    Visit of Director of the “International Forum for Challenges of Peace Operations”

    Director of the “International Forum for Challenges of Peace Operations”  Mrs. Annika Hilding Norberg and her Assistant Mrs. Andrea Rabus  »

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  • 11 April 2012 Sarajevo, Bosnia-Hercegovina

    From Balkan Wars to Balkan Peace Project: Sarajevo Workshop

    Sarajevo step of SAM’s Project titled From Bosnian War to Bosnian Peace was held on April 11, 2012 in cooperation»

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  • 6 April 2012 Moscow, Russia

    SAM-RISS Cooperation

    “Agreement on Cooperation between SAM and the Russian Institute for Strategic Studies (RISS)” is signed by Vice President of SAM»

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  • 27 March 2012 Skopje, Macedonia

    SAM- MANU Workshop

    The first workshop of “From the Balkan Wars to the Balkan Peace Project”, which is being organized in different Balkan»

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  • 16-20 March 2012 Shanghai, China

    SAM’s Joint Program with SIIS in China

    SAM delegation comprised of Vice Chair Dr.Mesut Özcan, Associate Prof. Burhaneddin Duran, Associate Prof. Selçuk Çolakoğlu and Dr.Şaban Kardaş paid»

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  • 9 March 2012 Ankara

    “Syria At The Cross Roads, Turkish, Chinese, Russian and Iranian Perspectives”

    SAM in collaboration with the Institute of Strategic Thinking (SDE) organized a panel entitled “Syria At The Cross Roads, Turkish,»

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  • 28 February 2012 Sana, Yemen

    Yemen Election Observation

    The people’s movements in the Middle East began to influence Yemen starting from January 16, 2011 and turned into a»

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  • 23 February 2012 Sarajevo, Bosnia

    Memorandum of Understanding between SAM and Association of Independent Intellectuals in Bosnia (CIRCLE 99)

    A Memorandum of Understanding between SAM and Association of Independent Intellectuals in Bosnia (CIRCLE 99) aiming to launch a cooperation»

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  • 25 June 2012 Istanbul

    BSEC Academic Forum

    In collaboration with the Black Sea Universities Network (BSUN), SAM organized an Academic Forum on the marge of the Heads»

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  • Feb. 7, 2012 Ankara

    II. SAM-IPIS Meeting

    The meeting between our Center and Institute for Political and International Studies (IPIS) from Iran was carried out on  7»

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  • Feb 11, 2012 Ankara

    Emerging Powers and World Order: Turkish and Chinese Perspectives

    Turkey and China have been considered as new global actors in the changing global power structure with their growing economic»

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  • Feb. 3, 2012 Ankara

    Winter School Reception

    SAM’s first winter school that brought university students together with senior diplomats at the MFA ended with a reception at»

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  • Jan 30, 2012 Ankara

    Winter School Program 2012

    After the successful results of the first Summer School in 2011, SAM launched SAM Winter School 2012 for the first»

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  • Jan 2012 Staffordshire

    SAM Lectures @ Keele University

    In January 2012, SAM,  Presidency for Turks Abroad and Related Communities and Keele University School of Politics, International Relations and»

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  • Jan 9, 2012 Ankara

    SAM- Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Center MoU

    The Memorandum of Understanding for Cooperation was signed between our Center and the Norwegian Peacebuilding Resource Centre by Prof. Dr.»

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  • Dec 23-25, 2011 Konya

    The First Workshop on Turkish Foreign Policy Studies

    A three day long workshop that is the first of its kind designed specifically for the graduate students studying Turkish»

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  • Dec. 16, 2011 Ankara

    Perceptions Editorial Board Meeting

    Perceptions’ new Editorial Board met to assess the previous term and discuss next year’s projections on December 16, 2011. In»

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  • 12 December 2011 Seul

    The First Korea-Turkey Cooperation Dialogue

    The first Korea-Turkey Cooperation Dialogue meeting comprised of sessions on economic, socio-cultural and political relations was held on 12 December»

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  • Dec 6, 2011 Ankara

    Visit of an Indonesian Delegation to SAM

    An Indonesian delegation led by Freddy Panggabean from the Policy Analysis and Development Center of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs»

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  • Dec 3 - 5, 2011, Riyadh

    Participation in The Gulf and Globe Meeting

    “The Gulf and Globe” Forum was organized by the Institute of Diplomatic Studies of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of»

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  • Nov 30 - Dec 1, 2011 Istanbul

    Turkish – Arab Media Forum

    The Office of the Prime Minister, the Directorate General of Press and Information and SAM organized a Turkish-Arab Media Forum»

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  • Nov 28 - Dec 1, 2011 Istanbul

    The 8th Annual General Meeting of NESA Center RNSSC

    The Regional Network of Strategic Studies Center, RNSSC, aims to increase  cooperation between research institutes in North Africa, the Middle»

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  • Nov 24 - 25, 2011 Istanbul

    Turkish – Italian Forum

    The forum on the level of the Minister of Foreign Affairs began in 2004 and has continued to be organized»

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  • Nov 17, 2011 Ankara

    Visit of Dr. Steve Flanagan, Senior Vice President of CSIS, to SAM

    Dr. Steve Flanagan from the Department of Diplomacy and National Security, Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) in Washington,»

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  • Nov 14, 2011 Belgrade

    Signing of MoU on Cooperation between SAM and the Institute of International Political and Economic, Serbia

    Deniz Kılıçer, Deputy Chairman of SAM, and Advisor Sevgi Akarçeşme visited the Institute of International Politics and Economy on November»

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  • Nov 1, 2011 Istanbul

    Visit of OSCE Secretary General

    Ambassador Lamberto Zannier, OSCE Secretary General, attended the conference, organized by SAM and Bahçeşehir University on November 1, 2011 in»

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  • Nov - Dec 2011 Ankara

    Second Term Training of Candidate Diplomatic Officers

    The second term curriculum for the training of candidate diplomatic officers, candidate consulate officers and civil servants has been prepared»

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  • Oct. 31- Nov. 2, 2011 Istanbul

    The Second Istanbul Forum

    The Second Istanbul Forum on the Middle East was organized between 31 October and 2 November 2011. Many highly regarded statesmen and journalists»

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  • Oct 29 - 30, 2011 Istanbul

    Revitalizing the Normalization Process between Turkey and Armenia

    SAM and the Departments of International Relations of the Middle East Technical University and the TOBB Economy and Technology University»

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  • Oct 27 - 29, 2011 Baku

    The Second Media Forum of Turkish Speaking Countries and Communities on the Effects of Media on Turkish Language in a Globalizing World: Diversities and Common Interests

    “The Second Media Forum of Turkish Speaking Countries and Communities” was organized with special focus on “Effects of Media on»

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  • Oct 25 - Nov 1, 2011, Trabzon, Erzurum, Iğdır, Kars, Konya

    Panels of the Azerbaijan Week, organized for the 20th of Anniversary of Azerbaijan’s Independence

    As agreed with the Center for Strategic Research under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan,  SAM organized a series»

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  • Oct 17-18, 2011 Ankara

    Meeting of the Working Group of the Media Platform of Turkic Speaking Communities

    SAM organized the meeting of “Working Group of Media Platforms of Turkic Speaking Communities” on October 17-18 in Ankara, and»

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  • Oct 16 - 21, 2011 Beijing

    Participation in the CICR Conference on the Arab Spring

    Prof. Dr. Bülent Aras, Chairman of SAM, visited Peking on October 16-21, 2011 at the invitation of a think tank,»

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  • Oct 12, 2011 Ankara

    Visit of the Representatives of Brookings Institute and Center for American Progress to SAM

    Ted Picone, Deputy Director of the Brooking Institute in the US, Faiz Shakir, Deputy Chairman of the Center for American»

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  • 11.10.2011 Tunisia

    Election Observation in Tunisia

    The Ministry of Foreign Affairs sent a delegation of 10 people to Tunisia to observe the founding parliamentary elections in»

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  • Oct 7 - 9, 2011 London

    Turkish – British Tatli Dil Forum

    The Turkish - British “Tatlı Dil” (mellifluence) Forum was organized by SAM and the British Ditchley Foundation in coordination with»

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  • Oct 5 - 6, 2011 Ankara

    Conference on the Turkic Republics at the 20th Anniversary of their Independence

    The international meeting on “Turkic Republics on the 20th Anniversary of their Independence” was organized by the Turkish Prime Ministry»

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  • Oct 3, 2011 Ankara

    Visit of a Vietnamese Delegation to SAM

    A delegation from the Vietnam Institute for Africa and Middle East Studies (IAMES), led by Dr. Bui Nhat Quang, visited»

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  • Sept 27 - 29, 2011 Istanbul

    Turkish-Greek Engagement in the Balkans and the Middle East Workshop

    Recognizing that the emerging regional situation both entails complex challenges and may offer windows for fruitful collaboration, South East European»

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  • Sept 19 - 20, 2011 Athens

    Meeting organized by Strategic Studies Institute, Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation

    SAM attended the meeting of the Strategic Studies Institute under the Organization for Black Sea Economic Cooperation on September 19-20»

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  • Sept 14 - 18, 2011 Ohrid

    Participation in Balkan Communication Network Conference

    A SAM delegation participated in the Balkan Communication Network Annual Conference, organized by the Center for Strategic Research of the»

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  • Sept 12 - 16, 2011 Washington

    NESA Conference on Directors Communication Network

    Prof. Dr. Bülent Aras attended the NESA Conference of the Directors Communication Network on September 12-16, 2011 in Washington. SAM»

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  • Sept 5 - 7, 2011 Ankara

    Visit of Kyrgyzstan National Strategic Research Institute Delegation to SAM

    A delegation from the Kyrgyzstan National Strategic Research Institute (NISS) under the Office of the Prime Minister of the Republic»

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  • July 13 - 15, 2011 Ankara

    Meeting of Water Security Working Group of NESA Center RNSSC

    Doç. Dr. Ayşegül Kibaroğlu, representing SAM, attended the meeting of the Water Security Working Group organized by NESA on July»

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  • July 11 - 22, 2011 Ankara

    SAM Summer School

    A summer school between July 11 and July 22, 2011 was organized in Ankara with the aim of giving brief»

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  • July 5 - 7, 2011, Baku

    Participation of Chairman of SAM in the Conference organized by NATO International School of Azerbaijan

    Prof. Dr. Bülent Aras, Chairman of SAM, made presentations at the conference organized by the NATO International School of Azerbaijan»

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  • June 30, 2011 Ankara

    Visit of Graduate Students from George Mason University to SAM

    Students from the “Conflict Resolution” graduate program of George Mason University visited Turkey in the framework of a joint program»

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  • June 27 - 30, 2011 Ankara

    Activities with the Center for Strategic Research under the President of the Republic of Azerbaijan

    The Azerbaijani Institute of Strategic Research, under the aegis of the President of Azerbaijan, and our Institute signed a memorandum»

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  • June 1, 2011 Ankara

    Meeting with Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS)

    The Chinese Academy of Social Science (CASS) is the largest think tank in the People's Republic of China, having around»

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  • May 31, 2011 Athens

    Meeting of the Board of Directors of the International Centre for Black Sea Studies (ICBSS)

    On 31 May, 2011, SAM Chairman Bülent Aras participated in the Meeting of the Board of Directors of the International»

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  • May 25 - 27, 2011. Oslo, Norway

    Visit of a SAM Delegation to Norway

    Within the framework of a structural dialogue mechanism with Norway on peace, reconciliation and mediation, a delegation consisting of officials»

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  • May 24, 2011 Ankara

    Visit of Pasquale Ferrara, Head of the Analysis and Programming Unit, Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, to SAM

    Pasquale Ferrara, Head of the Analysis and Programming Unit of the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, visited SAM and exchanged»

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  • May 18 - 19, 2011 Konya

    Visit of Chairman of SAM to Selçuk University

    Chairman of SAM, Prof. Dr. Bülent Aras, attended a review meeting at Selçuk University, Konya, on 18-19 May 2011.

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  • May 9 - 13, 2011 Istanbul

    The 4th UN Conference on the Least Developed Countries (LDC)

    9-13 May, 2011 Turkey hosted The Fourth UN Conference on the Least Developed Countries (LDC), held in Istanbul. The coordinator»

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  • May 2 - 4, 2011 Bursa

    Balkan States Media Forum

    In collaboration with the Prime Ministry Directorate General of Press and Information, between 2-4 May, 2011 the Balkan Media Forum»

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  • April 27, 2011 Ankara

    Visit of Chairman Chingiz Shamshiev, Kyrgyzstan National Strategic Research Institute, to SAM

    Chairman Chingiz Shamshiev of the Kyrgyzstan National Strategic Research Institute visited SAM on 27 April, 2011. During the visit, a»

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  • April 25 - 30, 2011 Ankara

    Visit of Al-Quds Delegation to Turkey

    Oon 25-30 April, 2011 the Al Quds Center for Political Studies, located in Amman, and the Foundation for Political, Economic»

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  • April 22, 2011 Ankara

    Visit of Keith Ellison, US Congressman, to the Chairman of SAM

    On 22 April, 2011 one of the first two Muslim MPs of the U.S. Congress and Congress Financial Services Committee»

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  • January - April, 2011. Ankara

    Training of Candidate Diplomatic Officers

    During the January-April term, a course program prepared by STRM was conducted by DİAB at the Ministry's Diplomatic Academy. In»

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  • March 31, 2011 Ankara

    Meeting with Zhang Zhijun, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China

    Zhang Zhijun, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the People's Republic of China, visited Ankara on 30 March-1 April, 2011»

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  • March 31, 2011 Ankara

    Meeting with the Delegation of “China Institute of Contemporary International Relations”

    The “China Institute of Contemporary International Relations” delegation visited our center on 31 March, 2011. A round table meeting was»

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  • March 23, 2011 Ankara

    Visit of Miroslav Jenca, Special Representative of the UN Secretary General, to Chairman of SAM

    Miroslav Jenca, Special Representative of the UN Secretary General and Head of the Regional Center for Preventive Diplomacy in Central»

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  • March 16, 2011 Moscow

    Participation in the “90th Anniversary of the Treaty of Moscow” Meeting

    A meeting was organized on 16 March, 2011 in Moscow for the 90th Anniversary of the Moscow Treaty, during the»

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  • March 8 - 11, 2011 Macedonia

    Visit of a SAM Delegation to Macedonia

    From 8 to 11 March 2011 a delegation headed by Prof. Bülent Aras visited the Macedonian Center for Strategic Studies»

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  • March 5 - 7, 2011 Azerbaijan

    Visit of a SAM Delegation to Azerbaijan and Signing of MoU with Center for Strategic Studies

    On 5-7 March, 2011 a delegation headed by Prof. Bulent Aras paid a visit to Azerbaijan at the invitation of»

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  • March 3, 2011 Ankara

    Visit of General Manager Katri Viinikka, Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland, to SAM

    General Director Katri Viinikka of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland visited SAM on March 3, 2011. During the»

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  • Feb 27 - Mar 2, 2011 Kyrgyzstan

    Visits of the Representatives of Women and Youth Initiative for Peace in Kyrgyzstan to Kyrgyzstan

    The Chairman of SAM, Prof. Bülent Aras, accompanied by representatives of Turkish NGOs, paid a visit to Kyrgyzstan on 27»

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  • March 1, 2011 Ankara

    Visit of Second Secretary, Finland Embassy, to SAM

    On 1 March 2011, the Second Secretary of the Embassy of Finland was invited to our Center and informed us»

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  • Feb 17, 2011 Ankara

    Visit of Second Secretary Eirik Nestas Mathisen, Norwegian Embassy, to SAM

    On 7th February 2011, Second Secretary Eirik Nestas Mathisen of the Norwegian Embassy visited our Center and exchanged views on»

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  • Feb 9-11, 2011 Rome

    Participation in the Meetings for Working Groups on “Reintegration, Reconstruction and Reconciliation” and “Issues of Governance” of the NESA Center RNSSC

    The Near Eastern and South Asian Studies (NESA Center for Strategic Studies) of the National Defense University, which operates under»

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  • Feb 3, 2011 Ankara

    Meeting on the Armenian Question

    On February 3, 2011, representatives of government institutions and retired ambassadors who have worked in the field of the Armenian»

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  • Jan 28, 2011 Istanbul

    “Women’s Initiative for Peace in Kyrgyzstan” Preparatory Meeting

    Preparations were made for organizing a meeting to take place in Kyrgyzstan, entitled "Women's Initiative for Peace in Kyrgyzstan." In»

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  • Jan 20, 2011 Istanbul

    UN LDCs Academic Preparatory Meeting

    For the UN LDCs Academic Qualified Organization Preparatory Work, the UN LDC Meeting for Information for NGO Liaisons was held»

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  • Jan 10 - 14, 2011 New York

    The Intergovernmental Preparatory Committee Meeting for the UN LDC

    Prof. Dr. Bulent Aras attended the Intergovernmental Preparatory Committee Meeting held at the United Nations Headquarters on 10-14 January 2011,»

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  • Jan 10 - 12, 2011 Riyadh

    The 1st Saudi–Turkish Forum

    In collaboration with the Saudi Arabia Ministry of Foreign Affairs Institute of Diplomatic Studies, the "First Turkish-Saudi Forum” was held»

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  • Jan 5, 2011 Ankara

    UN Conference on the Least Developed Countries (LDC), Global Conscience Summit Intellectual Forum” Preparatory Meeting

    On 9-13 May 2011, The Fourth UN Least Developed Countries (LDC) Global Conscience Summit Intellectuals Forum was held in Istanbul,»

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