EU and Member States

  • Meeting of the EU Ambassadors with the President of İyi Party Meral Akşener

    Meeting of the EU Ambassadors with the President of İyi Party Meral Akşener

    08.11.2018 - 14:20
    08/11/2018 The Head of EU Delegation to Turkey Ambassador Christian Berger and The Ambassadors of the EU Member States received Meral Akşener, President of İYİ Party, as a guest speaker at a working lunch hosted by Austria Ambassador Ulrike Tilly at the Austrian residence on 8 November 2018. Ms Akşener shared her opinion about the Turkish politics in view of the upcoming local elections. The meeting is part of regular Ambassadors’ exchanges with prominent Turkish personalities.  
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  •  AB Büyükelçileri Ege Bölgesi'ni ziyaret etti

    EU Ambassadors’ visit to the Aegean region

    26.10.2018 - 15:54
    EU Ambassadors to Ankara together with the Head of the Delegation of the EU to Turkey, Ambassador Christian Berger, were in the Aegean region on 20-23 October. 22 EU Member State Ambassadors participated in the 4 day trip, including stops in the cities of Selçuk, Aydin, and Denizli. The Ambassadors, who got a chance to see Anatolia’s cultural heritage closely, gave interviews to the press after visiting the ancient cities of Aphrodisias, Ephesus, Tralles, Laodicea, and Hierapolis.
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  • Ambassadors of the EU Member States and the Head of the EU Delegation to Turkey Ambassador Christian Berger, met todaywith Rifat Hisarciklioglu, President of the Union of Chambers of Commerce (TOBB) and IKV President Ayhan Zentinoglu at a working lunch at

    Ambassadors of the EU Member States & the Head of the EU Delegation to Turkey Ambassador Christian Berger, met today with Rifat Hisarciklioglu, President of TOBB & IKV President Ayhan Zeytinoglu at a working lunch at the TOBB premises

    19.10.2018 - 16:46
    19/10/2018 Ambassadors of the EU Member States and the Head of the EU Delegation to Turkey Ambassador Christian Berger, met today (19 October 2018) with Rifat Hisarciklioglu, President of the Union of Chambers of Commerce (TOBB) and IKV President Ayhan Zeytinoglu at a working lunch at the TOBB premises. At the meeting, the President of TOBB, Hisarciklioglu, thanked the EU Delegation for the close cooperation; added that the EU information centres were a good example of this cooperation.
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  • antalya

    EU Beach Clean-Up Initiative in Antalya

    30.09.2018 - 15:37
    Ambassador Christian Berger, Heads of Missions from EU Member States, representatives of the local authorities, EU Delegation Staff, volunteers and Erasmus students met in Antalya to join the EU's world-wide Global Beach Clean-Up campaign and raise awareness on the increasing challenges posed by marine litter. Mr. Catalin Gabriel Şopanda- Ambassador of Romania, Mr Peteris Karlis Elferts- Ambassador of Latvia, Mr. Pavel Kafka- Ambassador of the Czech Republic, Mr Georges Faber, Ambassador of Luxembourg, Mr Ivan Picukaric, Charges d'affaires of Croatia and Mr Wolfgang Wessel – German Consul in Antalya attended the event along with Mr. Nurettin Ateş, Deputy Governor, Mr. İbrahim Evrim Deputy Mayor and Mr. Davut Çetin, President of the Chamber of Commerce& Industry.
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  • Educational Excellence Alumni Networking Reception at the Austrian Embassy

    Educational Excellence Alumni Networking Reception at the Austrian Embassy

    06.09.2018 - 17:42
    Organising a networking event for the Erasmus Alumni is a tradition of Austrian Embassy in Ankara.  The most recent one was held on 4th of September 2018 at the Austrian Residence. Gabriel Munuera Vinals, Deputy Head of EU Delegation, participated in the event. The networking event brings together Erasmus Alumni with the aim of establishing a solid network among them and build bridges between cultures.
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  • EU is working with Turkish Gendarmerie on combatting domestic violence in Turkey

    EU is working with Turkish Gendarmerie on combatting domestic violence in Turkey

    03.08.2018 - 16:10
    The EU Delegation to Turkey, the Embassy of Lithuania and the Turkish General Command of the Gendarmerie (GCG) yesterday launched a new Twinning Project focusing on combatting domestic violence in Turkey by strengthening the Gendarmerie's Women and Children sections and enhancing communication and awareness-raising country-wide. Deputy Head of EU Delegation Gabriel Munuera-Vinals, Ambassador of Lithuania Audrius Brüzga and GCG Colonel Bülent Baykal attended the launch event.
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  • EU Ambassador Christian Berger & Ambassadors of  EU Member States visits Edirne

    The Head of EU Delegation Ambassador Christian Berger and the EU Member States Ambassadors visit Edirne and Bulgaria

    31.05.2018 - 19:01
    EU Ambassador Christian Berger  and  Ambassadors of EU member states  and  their families were in Edirne as part of their "EU-Turkey Cultural Dialogue, Cross-Border Cooperation" programme for a visit between 26-29 May 2018. The delegation visited historic sites of the city and was briefed about the history of Edirne. The Ambassadors crossed the Kapıkule border gate and went to Svilengrad. On their programme was a special performance by world-famous jazz bi-national singer Turkish and Bulgarian Yıldız İbrahimova.
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  • Head of Delegation Christian Berger participated in a school opening and visited projects in Gaziantep

    Head of Delegation Christian Berger participates in a school opening and visits projects in Gaziantep

    25.05.2018 - 14:00
    The Head of the EU Delegation to Turkey, Ambassador Christian Berger, participated in the first school opening under the EU's support in Turkey for education infrastructure programme, aiming to provide access for the education of Syrian children, in Nizip refugee camp. MoNE Undersecretary Yusuf Tekin and KfW Member of Board Roland Siller were among the 100 participants in the opening ceremony. Ambassador Berger said in his speech "We are here to open the very first school in Nizip refugee camp, out of a total of 200 schools that will follow across Turkey shortly.
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