25 May 2017 Ankara

Our Center jointly with the Embassy of Ukraine in the Republic of Turkey organized an international conference titled “25 Years of Turkey-Ukraine Relations” on 25th May 2017 in Ankara.

After the opening remarks of our Acting Chairman Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mesut Özcan and Ambassador of Ukraine H.E. Andrii Sybiha, our Deputy Foreign Minister Ambassador H.E. Ahmet Yıldız, First Deputy Minister of Ukrainian Foreign Ministry H.E. Vadim Pristayko, and Deputy of Samsun - Member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey (TBMM) H.E. Hasan Basri Kurt addressed to the Conference as Keynote Speakers.

The Conference that brought Parliamentarians, Senior Officials, Academics, Experts as well as Representatives of Civil Societies and Press together, aimed to address areas of cooperation and prospects for enhanced ties between the two Countries. Thus, on the occasion of the 25th year of diplomatic relations between Turkey and Ukraine, a concise evaluation of bilateral ties could be made with all aspects of mutual interests in political, economic, social and cultural fields.