Events & Activities

September 21 ~ International Day of Peace (United Nations) 21 Eylül ~ Uluslararası Barış Günü Today marks the International Day of Peace, declared by the United Nations General Assembly as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace across nations and people. The devotion to peace is not only a universally accepted, fundamental ideal, […]

DEMOCRACY DAY – September 15 Uluslararası Demokrasi Günü ~ 15 Eylül No country is free unless it is democratic. " ~ Mustafa Kemal Atatürk ~ 2018 Theme: Democracy under Strain: Solutions for a Changing World In 2007 the United Nations General Assembly resolved to observe 15 September as theInternational Day of Democracy—with the purpose of […]

May 3 ~ World Press Freedom Day  #pressfreedom 3 Mayis ~ Dünya Basın Özgürlüğü Günü  #basinaozgurluk “On World Press Freedom Day 2018, I call on governments to strengthen press freedom, and to protect journalists. Promoting a free press is standing up for our right to truth.” — António Guterres, United Nations Secretary-General Ataturk Society of […]

March 8 – Women’s Day Everything we see in the world is the creative work of women. ~ M. Kemal Atatürk Turkish women are proud and thankful that many issues which the United Nations is trying to spread as part of their global movement for women’s rights, equality and justice, have been voiced by Atatürk […]

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