Southeastern Anatolia Consultation Meeting Held in Diyarbakır 31 May 2018
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.
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. ...AFAD Family Gathers Over an Iftar Dinner
Prime Ministry Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) gave an Iftar dinner for Syrian orphans living in the Çobanbey district of the Euphrates Shield region. Head of AFAD Dr. Mehmet Güllüoğlu and a delegation accompanying him along with members of civil society organizations active in the Euphrates Shield region attended the İftar dinner organized for Syrian orphans. Stationary and toys were distributed to children after dinner.AFAD Opens Iftar with Orphans
Head of the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) Dr. Mehmet Güllüoğlu and AFAD delegation participated in the “Stockpiling For Disaster Aids” orgazined in China within the context of “Heart of Asia: İstanbul Process”. The AFAD delegation visited the Chinese Emergency Management Ministry together with Turkey’s Ambassador to Beijing Emin Önen and had a meeting with the Chinese delegation headed by Deputy Minister Zheng Guoguang. Possible cooperation between Turkey and China in disaster and emergency management issues were discussed at the meeting.AFAD at Disaster Workshop Organized in China
Head of AFAD Dr. Mehmet Güllüoğlu gave a detailed briefing to Minister of Interior Mr. Süleyman Soylu about AFAD which is affiliated to Ministry of Interior in pursuant to Presidential Decree No. 4. The briefing held in the Ministry of Interior headquarters lasted three and a half hours. Head of Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) Dr. Mehmet Güllüoğlu made a detailed presentation during the meeting attended by senior administrators of the ministry and AFAD division chairmen.Head of AFAD briefs the Minister of Interior
Head of the Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) Dr. Mehmet Güllüoğlu hosted Canadian Ambassador to Ankara Chris Cooter and exchanged views about refugees and disasters. Noting that there are 100 different ethical groups in Canada during his meeting with Dr. Güllüoğlu, Cooter said that there have been gradually decreasing migration applications and this fact creates some difficulties.Canadian Ambassador to Ankara Cooter visits AFAD