AFAD Family Gathers Over an Iftar Dinner 31 May 2018
The traditional AFAD Iftar Dinner which has been organized every year was held at the AFAD headquarters. The staff of AFAD and their families attended the Iftar dinner.
Speaking before the Iftar dinner, Head of the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) Dr. Mehmet Güllüoğlu expressed his happiness of getting together with the AFAD family on such occasions adding, “We have been working with you approximately for a year. I would like to continue to work with you if Allah permits. I want to thank you and your families for joining me in this Iftar dinner.”
Following Dr. Güllüoğlu’s speech, the dinner continued with the recitation of the Quran.
After the Iftar dinner, Dr. Güllüoğlu presented an award to Management Services Department staff Hüseyin Çınar for this hard work.
Head of the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) Dr. Mehmet Güllüoğlu met with the AFAD regional directors of Southeastern Anatolia region at a consultation meeting held in Diyarbakır. The meeting organized to evaluate the recent and upcoming projects in the region began with an Iftar dinner participated by AFAD regional directors and staff. The consultation meeting will continue with the Southeastern Anatolia Regional Iftar Dinner that will be held together today in Erzurum.Southeastern Anatolia Consultation Meeting Held in Diyarbakır
Seven Region Seven Consulation Meetings program mainly focusing on recent activities and projects are in progress. Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) delegation headed by Deputy Head of AFAD Hamza Taşdelen met with regional AFAD directors of the Marmara region and discussed recent activities and planned activities.Marmara Region Consultation Meeting Held in Bursa
Head of the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) Dr. Mehmet Güllüoğlu met with the AFAD regional directors of the Aegean region within the framework of Seven Region, Seven Consultation Meetings Project. The needs, upcoming activities and planned projects were discussed during the meeting.Aegean Region Consultation Meeting Held in İzmir
Eastern Anatolia Consultation Meeting
Deputy Prime Minister Prof. Dr. Recep Akdağ, Parliament Deputy Speaker Ahmet Aydın and head of Turkish Disaster and Emergency Management Authority Dr. Mehmet Güllüoğlu attended the foundation laying ceremony for 403 earthquake housing at the Samsat township of the southeastern province of Adıyaman.Foundation Laid for 403 Earthquake Houses at Samsat
Speaking during the opening of the “National Fire Service Symposium” organized in İstanbul by the Prime Ministry Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) and İstanbul Metropolitan Municipality, Head of AFAD Dr. Mehmet Güllüoğlu said his institution has shaped its strategies and road maps with priority according to the measures that should be taken before the occurrence of incidents.National Fire Service Symposium Held in İstanbul
Feb. 16, 2018 The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Filippo Grandi and a UNHCR delegation visited the Head of the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) Dr. Mehmet Güllüoğlu in his office. Head of AFAD Dr. Güllüoğlu expressed his appreciation over the visit of Filippo Grandi and the UNHCR delegation and stated that there are similarities between the crisis experienced in Bangladesh and Syria and that Turkey attaches great importance not only to the Syrians but to all refugees around the globe and carries out daily monitoring activities about the crisis in Myanmar within this context.UN High Commissioner for Refugees Grandi visits Güllüoğlu