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ANNOUNCEMENT: IRCICA LAUNCHES ITS TENTH INTERNATIONAL CALLIGRAPHY COMPETITION

ANNOUNCEMENT: IRCICA LAUNCHES ITS TENTH INTERNATIONAL CALLIGRAPHY COMPETITION

30.04.2015

IRCICA is pleased to announce its call for entries for the Tenth International Calligraphy Competition. Launched in April 2015, the competition will be finalized in May 2016. The deadline for registration is 31 October 2015 and the deadline for submission of the entries, 29 February 2016.

IRCICA Director General Dr. Halit Eren’s lecture at Devawongse Varopakarn Institute of Foreign Affairs (DVIFA), Bangkok, Thailand: "Cultural diplomacy in the Muslim World: the OIC-IRCICA Experience", 10 June 2015

IRCICA Director General Dr. Halit Eren’s lecture at Devawongse Varopakarn Institute of Foreign Affairs (DVIFA), Bangkok, Thailand: "Cultural diplomacy in the Muslim World: the OIC-IRCICA Experience", 10 June 2015

17.06.2015

At the invitation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand, the Director General of IRCICA Dr. Halit Eren gave a lecture at Devawongse Varopakarn Institute of Foreign Affairs (DVIFA), Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Thailand, Bangkok, on 10 June 2015.

Conference on “Preservation of Islamic heritage of Al-Quds” held at IRCICA - Istanbul, 28 November 2014

Conference on “Preservation of Islamic heritage of Al-Quds” held at IRCICA - Istanbul, 28 November 2014

02.12.2014

An international conference on “Preservation of Islamic heritage of Al-Quds” was organized by IRCICA on 28 November 2014 at its headquarters in Yıldız Palace, Istanbul. The main objective of the conference was to contribute in strengthening international cooperation for the preservation of the Islamic cultural and architectural heritage of Al-Quds.

The Secretary General of OIC, H.E. Mr. Iyad Ameen Madani visited IRCICA on 11 October 2014

The Secretary General of OIC, H.E. Mr. Iyad Ameen Madani visited IRCICA on 11 October 2014

17.10.2014

The Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), H.E. Mr. Iyad Ameen Madani, visited IRCICA, Istanbul on Saturday, 11 October 2014. IRCICA Director General Dr. Halit Eren briefed the Secretary General on the progress of activities. The meeting focused mainly on the upcoming events on the Centre’s calendar.

The Sixth International Bolgar Forum (Kazan, Tatarstan) and IRCICA’s participation

The Sixth International Bolgar Forum (Kazan, Tatarstan) and IRCICA’s participation

18.08.2014

The Sixth International Bolgar Forum was held in Bolgar, Spassky District and in Kazan, Republic of Tatarstan, on 14-15 August 2014. In this sixth round the Forum was scheduled concomitantly with the Kazan 2014 Turkish World Cultural Capital program and given the theme “Historical and Cultural Heritage of the Turkic World”. Bolgar is a historical and archeological complex representing cultural and faith diversity.

Visit of a presidential delegation from The Gambia to IRCICA

Visit of a presidential delegation from The Gambia to IRCICA

18.08.2014

During the period of Gambian President H.E. Yahya Jammeh’s state visit to Turkey (10-12 February 2014), the governmental delegation that was accompanying H.E. the President paid a visit to IRCICA.

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From the beginning of its activities in 1980 until 2009, IRCICA publishedapproximately 120 editions of books in various languages resulting from its subject areas in Islamic history, art and culture.

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Director General ( Dr. Halit EREN )

Dr. Halit Eren

Dr. Halit Eren has been appointed Director General of IRCICA as of 1st January 2005, by appointment of the Secretary General at the recommendation of the Governing Board of IRCICA after being nominated by the Government of the Republic of Turkey. ›› more

IRCICA Newsletter

IRCICA newsletter

IRCICA Newstter is published three times in a year since 1984, in three official languages of the OIC. It gives news on cultural, academic and artistic acitivities taking place in the world and related to Islamic studies in general.

The last issue : IRCICA Newsletter, Issue 95