Consultative meeting at IRCICA with the Working Group on the Establishment of Imam Bukhari International Research Centre (IBIRC)a to be set up by Uzbekistan in Samarkand, 24-25 November 2016
The initiative of H.E. Shavkat Mirziyoyev, Acting President the Acting Republic of Uzbekistan to establish an ”Imam al-Bukhari International Research Centre” (IBIRC) in the city of Samarkand was adopted by the 43rd Session of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the OIC Member States held in Tashkent on 18-19 October 2016.
Ivory Coast’s Minister of National Entrepreneurship, Crafts and Promotion of Sme’s H.E. Mr. AZOUMANA Moutaye at Ircica
H.E. Mr. Azoumana Moutaye, Minister of National Entrepreneurship, Crafts and SME’s of the Republic of Ivory Coast visited IRCICA and met with IRCICA Director General Dr. Halit Eren, on 24 November 2016.
IRCICA co-organizer of the Competition for “President Yahya Jammeh International Award for Quran Memorization”, Banjul, 25-27 July 2016
At the request of H.E. Yahya Jammeh, President of the Islamic Republic of Gambia, IRCICA was co-organizer, together with the Ministry of Higher Education, Research, Science and Technology and the Ministry of Islamic Affairs of the Gambia, of an international Quran memorization competition in Banjul: “President Yahya Jammeh International Award for Quran Memorization Competition”.
IRCICA’s Tenth International Calligraphy Competition in the name of Hafiz Osman finalized and winners announced * 17 May 2016
The results of the Tenth International Calligraphy Competition organized by IRCICA were announced on 17 May 2016. From among 688 participants from 36 countries, 113 participants from 18 countries won awards. Out of 975 works presented to the competition, 314 were kept for the final selection stage. 122 works won awards.
OIC Research Centre for Islamic History, Art and Culture (IRCICA), organized an OIC Day Reception in Istanbul on 1st October 2016 to commemorate the 47th Anniversary of the Organisation. The Reception was held in the presence of Turkey’s Former President H.E. Mr. Abdullah Gül, Vice Prime Minister H.E. Mr. Veysi Kaynak and OIC Secretary General H.E. Mr. Iyad Ameen Madani.
WORKING VISIT OF IRCICA DIRECTOR GENERAL DR. HALİT EREN TO BAMAKO, MALI: Dr. Eren received by H.E. Ibrahim Aboubacar Keita, President of the Republic of Mali
H.E. Ibrahim Aboubacar Keita, President of the Republic of Mali received Dr. Halit Eren, Director General of IRCICA, at the presidential office on 1st September 2016.
IRCICA Director General’s meetings with the Speaker of Parliament of Turkey, the Prime Minister of Turkey and high officials in the Turkish Government
IRCICA Director General Assoc. Prof. Halit Eren was received by Mr. İsmail Kahraman, Speaker of the Turkish Parliament, in Ankara on 18 August 2016. During this courtesy visit Dr. Eren informed Mr. Kahraman on recent activities of IRCICA
The Letter of IRCICA Director General Assoc. Prof. Dr. Halit Eren to the President of the Republic of Turkey, H.E. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in the aftermath of the 15 July Coup attempt
21 July 2016 My Respected President, I would like to express, on behalf of myself and the personnel of the Research Centre for Islamic History, Art and Culture (IRCICA) which strive to reflect a better understanding of the Islamic civilization in the world through its research and ....
Ambassador Gunay Afandiyeva, President of the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation, visited IRCICA’s Director General01.12.2016
On 1st December 2016 the Director General of IRCICA Assoc. Prof. Halit Eren received Ambassador Gunay Afandiyeva, President of the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation, Baku, Azerbaijan, at IRCICA’s headquarters at Yıldız Palace. Possible areas of cooperation between IRCICA and the Foundation were discussed in detail.
البلاد العربية في الوثائق العثمانية، الحرمان الشريفان في عهد السلطان سليم خان الثاني The Arab Provinces in the Ottoman Documents, Al-Haramayn during the period of Sultan Selim II21.10.2016
Compilation, translation and study by Fazıl Bayat. Foreword: Halit Eren Volume IV, History of Muslim countries through Ottoman Archive Documents, n°3, IRCICA, Istanbul, 2015, 308 pp.+ CD, reproductions of sample documents, 29 cm. (texts of documents: in Ottoman; translation and study: in Arabic)
prepared for publication by Dr. Tayyar Altıkulaç, IRCICA, Istanbul, 2016; 50, , 309, 54 pp. (Text in Arabic and Turkish)
IRCICA participated in the Sixth Ministerial Conference on Women’s Role in the Development of OIC Member States (Istanbul, 2-3 November 2016)03.11.2016
The Sixth Ministerial Conference on Women’s Role in the Development of OIC Member States was opened with an address by H.E. Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, President of the Republic of Turkey in Istanbul, on 2 November 2016.
A comprehensive Cultural Cooperation Agreement has been signed between IRCICA and the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Mali on -September 2016 in Bamako.
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 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
-CALL FOR PAPERS- INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM on “KONYA in ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION” 17-19 December 2016 Konya
Konya, as one of the oldest settlements and civilisation centre, achieved its real civil development under Islamic-Turkish rule. Muslim armies, from the beginning, tried to conquer Konya, so first Muslim conquest was at 723 AD but the city went out from Muslim dominance in the course of time. Konya was conquered second time by Seljuk Turks.
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