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"Peaceful Ways of Conflict Resolution in the Caucasus"
18/04/2006- 1329 Chairman of the Georgian State Commission in charge of the return of Ahiska Turks and the State Minister of Conflict Resolution H.E. Giorgi Khaindrava visited Turkey during April 16-20, 2006 upon the invitation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of t [More]
Parliamentary Elections in Israel
13/04/2006- 1321 With elections recently being held first in Palestine and then in Israel, the peace-process also seems to be at a new crossroads. The electoral victory of Hamas that is still considered  to be a radical organization by many countries around the world [More]
Middle East, Elections,
Turkish Foreign Policy in Relation to the Recent Developments in Iraq
06/04/2006- 1239 Dr. Philip Robins, an Oxford University lecturer in politics came to Ankara in April 2006 to attend a series of meetings. As part of these meetings, Dr. Robins who is also a Fellow at St. Anthony's College with special reference to the Middle East, v [More]
Middle East, Civil War,
A New Conflict in the Middle East?: Where Would Iran's Nuclear Maneuvers Lead Us?
21/02/2006- 1923 On February 21, 2006, the Economic Policy Research Institute (Tepav|Epri) organized a meeting entitled "A New Conflict in the Middle East?: Where would Iran's Nuclear Maneuver's Lead Us?". In this meeting which was moderated by the former Turkish Amb [More]
Middle East, Nuclear Weapons,
"American Business Forum in Turkey"
14/02/2006- 2300 On February 2006, TEPAV's Economist Esen Çağlar and TOBB's EU Director Mustafa Bayburtlu made a joint presentation about the Palestinian Industrial Free Zone (PIFZ), at an event organized by the "American Business Forum in Turkey." The purpose of the [More]
Industrial Estate (OIZ), Middle East,
TEPAV | EPRI Organized a Meeting for the Presentation of the Report `Global Economic Prospects 2006'
27/01/2006- 1192 TEPAV | EPRI organized a meeting for the presentation of the report titled ‘Global Economic Prospects 2006' on January 27th, 2006 at TOBB Economy and Technology University.  This report is an annual World Bank flagship published in the fall/winter of [More]
Remittances, Migration,
Training Needs of Municipalities within the Local Administration Reform Process
25/01/2006- 1377 EU accession process and other global trends have been driving Turkish public administration to undergo a major reform along the democratic values of devolution-delegation of power, participatory processes in planning, implementation and monitoring a [More]
Local Governance, Public Administration,
Energy Sector Reform Round Table: Where Are We? What Should Be Done?
17/01/2006- 1347 Energy Sector Working Group of the TEPAV|EPRI Governance Studies Progamme aims at monitoring and evaluating the implementation of the reform as well as forewarning decision makers and public opinion  of  the possible risks to be confronted in the sec [More]
Energy, Regulation,
An Important Milestone for the Industry-for-Peace Initiative
05/01/2006- 1587 The Industry for Peace Initiative, being executed by TEPAV, bore a very important fruit with the signing of two key political documents in Ramallah and Jerusalem on 4-5 January, 2006. Thanks to the support of the Palestinian, Israeli, and Turkish Gov [More]
Industrial Estate (OIZ), Middle East, Ankara Forum,
"The Transformation in FMCG Retail and the Future of the Sector"
29/12/2005- 2208 Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu, the chairman of TOBB and Mustafa Parlak, the chairman of Competition Board made the opening speeches of the meeting. Güven Sak, the director of TEPAV | EPRI made a presentation about "Turkey's Structural Transformation and Retai [More]
TOBB, Retailing Sector, Chambers, Publication,