Union of Turkish World Municipalities (TDBB) June Executive Board Meeting was held on 17 June 2020, Wednesday, via video conference.

The meeting, under the chairmanship of President of TDBB and also Mayor of Konya Metropolitan Municipality Uğur Ibrahim Altay, was attended by TDBB Secretary General Fahri Solak, Executive Board Members who are Mayor of Zeytinburnu Ömer Arısoy, Mayor of Balıkesir Metropolitan Municipality Yücel Yılmaz, Mayor of Beykoz Murat Aydın, Mayor of Bağcılar Lokman Çağırıcı, Mayor of Şahinbey Mehmet Tahmazoğlu and Mayor of Başiskele Yasin Özlü.

The meeting continued with the briefing of TDBB Secretary General Fahri Solak on the ongoing activities since the last Executive Board Meeting on 13 May 2020 and the discussion of the meeting’s agenda.

Within this framework, it was decided to organize experience sharing programs for Union of Russian Cities and international member mayors, cooperatively by TDBB and member municipalities, with the theme of “Fighting Methods of Municipalities in Turkey with Covid-19 Pandemic” via video conference method, to carry out “garbage truck purchase project” cooperatively by TDBB and sister cities of Radovic, which are Aliağa and Çınarcık Municipalities, upon the request of TDBB North Macedonia Member Radovic Municipality, to financially support TDBB Palestine member Gaza Municipality, cooperatively by TDBB, sister cities of Gaza municipalities in Turkey and member municipalities, in the context of carrying out necessary municipal services and fighting against Covid-19 pandemic and to support “Animal Sacrifice Project for Quranic School Students and Needy Families”, requested by Kazakhstan Ihlas Foundation, cooperatively by TDBB and member municipalities.

18.06.2020