14 March 2014 Mumbai-India

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

The Turkish delegation was represented by Assoc. Prof. Mesut Özcan, SAM Chairman, Ceylan Özen Erişen, Consul General in Mumbai and Cemil Dinmezpınar, Legislative Assistant Expert.  In a day long programme, Turkish delegation attended to different meetings including Google Hangout program, closed door meeting at Gateway House and panel at David Sassoon Library.

Throughout the conferences, Assoc. Prof. Özcan explained different dimensions and main principles of the Turkish Foreign Policy whereas Mr. Dinmezpınar dwelled upon the legal measures taken by the Turkish Government in line with the international norms in order to enhance Gender Equality in Turkey.

Moreover, these conferences have been useful in terms of establishing a proper platform to inform the Indian public opinion on the abovementioned issues.