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Visit of EU Heads of Missions in Gaziantep and Şanlıurfa

Published Friday November 24 2017

The Ambassador of Luxembourg, Mr. Georges FABER, participated in the visit of EU Heads of Missions to Gaziantep and Sanliurfa, organized by the EU Delegation in Turkey from 18 to 21 November 2017. The theme of the visit was “Socio-economic development; migration and its impact and cultural diversity”.

The EU Ambassadors met with local authorities such as the Governors and Mayors of Gaziantep and Sanliurfa, the Gaziantep representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Chambers of Commerce of Gaziantep and Sanliurfa, as well as the representatives of International relief agencies to discuss the humanitarian response to the refugee crisis and interacted with students at Sanliurfa Harran University.

The EU Ambassadors also met with the local residents, artists and craftsmen on several occasion. Finally, the visit was an occasion to admire the cultural, historical and archeological highlights of Gaziantep and Sanliurfa.

 

 

 

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