Our Directorate is represented in the "Project and Financing Congress" that is held by the Union of Municipalities in Turkey on 3-4 July in Afyon. Our Programme is introduced to the representatives of the municipalities all across the country. This congress was designed as a study that will focus on various grants, funds and credit opportunities, especially EU financial assistance, which is on the agenda of municipalities after the 2019 Local Elections. More than 500 municipal representatives from different provinces of Turkey met in the congress. The opening speeches were made by the Secretary General of Union of Municipalities, Mr. Birol EKİCİ, the General Director of Financial Cooperation and Project Implementation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Mr. Bülent ÖZCAN and the Deputy General Manager of Local Administrations Mr. Kemalettin SAKİN of the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization.
In the speech panel, Mr. Murat ÖZÇELEBİ from the Presidency of European Union, Ms. Burcu ÖZCAN from the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, Mr. Serhat MELİK from TÜBİTAK and Ms. Burcu ÖNCÜOĞLU from the Ministry of Industry and Technology made presentations.