Evaluation Meeting of High Advisory Board of Union of Turkish World Municipalities (TDBB) was made in Union Headquarters on 21 November, Wednesday.

The Meeting was attended by Advisory Board Members; Prof. Salih Aynural (former Rector of Rumeli University) Prof. Osman Horata (Hacettepe University Faculty Member), Prof. A. Burçin Yereli (Hacettepe University Faculty Member), Prof. Adem Esen (İstanbul University Faculty Member), Prof. Rahmi Deniz Özbay (Marmara University Faculty Member), Özgen Keskin (Instructor and Author) and Secretary General of TDBB Fahri Solak.

The Meeting started with the presentation of the activities that took place in 2018 and continued with the discussion of the topics on the agenda. In the meeting, the pleasure for TDBB’s reputation for its international works in international stage and its gradual institutionalization were stated and the evaluation of activities of the year 2018 was made.

In the meeting, expert training programs, information and experience sharing programs, sister city meetings, educational activities, infrastructure and equipment assistances, abroad and domestic visits, organized or supported social, cultural events and fairs, new memberships, member municipality summits, new publications and periodicals of TDBB were expressed in the presentation to the High Advisory Board members.

Graduate Students made Presentations on their Thesis Studies

In the meeting, the candidates that applied on TDBB support program for graduate students who are in master or doctorate programs in Turkish universities and in thesis writing process explained their thesis works to the high advisory board. It was decided to present to the TDBB Administrative Board for the continuation of the scholarships of the researchers over the year of 2019.