Union of Turkish World Municipalities (TDBB) February Executive Board Meeting was held on 17 February 2021 through video conference.
The meeting under the chairmanship of President of TDBB and also Mayor of Konya Metropolitan Municipality Uğur İbrahim Altay, was attended by TDBB Secretary General Fahri Solak, Executive Board Members who are Mayor of Balıkesir Metropolitan Municipality Yücel Yılmaz, Mayor of Zeytinburnu Ömer Arısoy, 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 20 January 2021 and the discussion of the meeting’s agenda.
During the meeting, it was decided to write a congratulatory letter on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of establishment of the Union of Russian Cities which is a cooperation organization of TDBB, conduct the necessary process for the preparation of the annual report on the activities of TDBB within 2020, to start negotiations between Kazakhstan and Jablanica (Bosnia and Herzegovina) delegations within the framework their Turkey visit.
In addition, the membership requests of the Association for Local Autonomy of Albania (ALAA) and Akşehir (Konya) Municipality was submitted to the TDBB Administrative Board with an affirmative opinion.