Union of Turkish World Municipalities (TDBB) November Executive Board Meeting was held in Union Headquarters on 22 November 2017.
The meeting, under the chairmanship of President of TDBB and also Mayor of Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality İbrahim Karaosmanoğlu, was attended by TDBB Executive Board Members who are Mayor of Mersin Metropolitan Municipality Burhanettin Kocamaz, Mayor of Zeytinburnu Murat Aydın, Mayor of Bağcılar Lokman Çağırıcı, Mayor of Beykoz Yücel Çelikbilek, Mayor of Şahinbey Mehmet Tahmazoğlu, Mayor of Selçuklu Uğur İbrahim Altay and Secretary General of TDBB Fahri Solak.
The meeting started with the briefing of Secretary General of TDBB Fahri Solak on the agenda of the meeting and also the activities that took place between 25 October and 22 November, and continued with the discussion of the topics on the agenda.
Within this framework, it was decided to carry out Bosnia and Herzegovina Information Center Project cooperatively by TDBB and Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality upon the request of Bosnia and Herzegovina Ministry of Education and Science, to carry out Childrens Park Project cooperatively by TDBB and Şehzadeler (Manisa) Municipality upon the request of its sister city Donji Vakuf (Bosnia and Herzegovina) Municipality, to give support to “Commemoration Program of Cengiz Aytmatov on his 89th Birthday” by TDBB which will take place on 12 December 2017 in Istanbul with the organization of Istanbul Consulate General of Kyrgyz Republic, to give support to “Bosnia and Herzegovina National Day” Event by Ankara Embassy of Bosnia and Herzegovina on 05 December 2017 in Ankara, to carry out “Commemoration Program of Muhtar Avezov on his 120th Birthday” by TDBB in cooperation with Ankara Embassy of Kazakhstan on 08 December 2017 in Zeytinburnu, to give support to “Bosnia and Herzegovina Republican Day” Event that will take place in Istanbul on 25 November 2017 by Association of Bosniaks’ Youth Istanbul and to make December Executive Board Meeting on 20 December 2017, Wednesday at Union Headquarters.
After the meeting, Executive Board Members met and exchanged ideas with the mayors coming from Kyrgyzstan for Information and Experience Sharing Program organized by TDBB.