First step taken towards the cooperation between TURKSOY and the Turgut Özal University of Malatya
The International Organization of Turkic Culture (TURKSOY) and the Turgut Özal University of Malatya took their first steps towards the signature of a cooperation protocol.
The delegation headed by the Rector of the university Prof. Dr. Aysun Bay Karabulut and the Director General of SANKON Ferudun Cevahiroğlu met with the Deputy Secretary General of TURKSOY Assoc. Prof. Dr. Bilal Çakıcı.
At the meeting, Deputy Secretary General Çakıcı who expressed his pleasure to welcome representatives of SANKON and the Turgut Özal University of Malatya in TURKSOY Headquarters, stressed that TURKSOY and SANKON have been successfully cooperating with eachother for many years. Mr. Çakıcı who also touched upon events carried out by TURKSOY in cooperation with various universities of Turkey and the Turkic World further said that "TURKSOY is ready to engage in a wide-scope cooperation with the newly established Turgut Özal University of Malatya to organize cultural and artistic events together."
At the meeting, the Rector of the Turgut Özal University Prof. Dr. Aysun Bay Karabulut who gave detailed information about the university and activities it carries out said: "TURKSOY is the biggest power and organization of Turkic states on a global scale. We have great respect towards the vision and mission of TURKSOY. Hence, the Turgut Özal University of Malatya is ready to cooperate and act together with TURKSOY to contribute to the organization of cultural and artistic activities hosted by our university and carried out among Turkic states."
The Director General of SANKON Ferudun Cevahiroğlu who took the floor at the meeting held in TURKSOY Headquarters expressed his happiness as to the future cooperation protocol to be signed between TURKSOY and the Turgut Özal University of Malatya and reiterated the readiness of SANKON to always provide the support necessary to cultural and artistic activities to be carried out within this framework.
In the meeting, both parties agreed upon the drafting and signature of the protocol to be signed in the near future as the legal basis of the cooperation between TURKSOY and the Turgut Özal University of Malatya.