Union of Turkish World Municipalities (TDBB) October Executive Board Meeting was held in 0ctober 19, Wednesday in Istanbul Union Headquarters.

The meeting, under the chairmanship of President of TDBB and also Mayor of Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality İbrahim Karaosmanoğlu, was attended by TDBB Executive Members who are Mayor of Şahinbey Mehmet Tahmazoğlu, Mayor of Selçuklu Uğur İbrahim Altay, Mayor of Beykoz Yücel Çelikbilek and also Secretary General of TDBB Fahri Solak.

The meeting started with the briefing of Secretary General Fahri Solak on the present activities between 28 September – 19 October 2016 and the agenda, and continued with the discussion of the topics on the agenda.

Within this framework, organization of an information and experience sharing program for Mayors of Moldova Gagauz Autonomous Region in December 2016, Union’s support to “9th Kocaeli International Kids Festival” between 19 and 24 April 2017 by Kocaeli Metropolitan Municipality, publication of  the book projects themed as “Aleppo in Ottoman Archives” and “Mosul in Ottoman Archives” within Union publications, Union’s support to the program of Bosnia and Herzegovina Zivinice Graçanica Secondary School students’ visit to their sister school in Istanbul, preparation of “Turkic Republics in Turkish Media” books and publication of them in Union publications on the occasion of 25th year of Turkic Republics’ Independence, organization of “TDBB Member Municipalities and Sister Cities Meeting” for Union Members were decided. Besides November Executive Board Meeting will be held on 16 November 2016, Wednesday in Union Headquarters.