The "Sounds of Deep Waters" exhibition was organized at the Turkish-Japanese Foundation Cultural Center, on the initiative of DMEDD.
Beautiful melodies of DMEDD Academy Committee member and contrabass player PhD&md
On the March 18 Martyrs' Day, we held a commemoration ceremony at the Martyrs' Cemetery of the Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Cebeci, Ankara. We bow respectfully before the memory of our martyred diplomats and all martyrs. May God bless their souls to r
DMEDD carries out various projects to contribute to the education of future generations. Gastro-diplomacy programme was one of such projects. The closing ceremony of the Gastro-diplomacy Training Programme organised in cooperation with Mogan Vocational and Technical An
On the occasion of the International Women's Day, we paid an official visit to Anıtkabir to express our gratitude to the Great Leader Gazi Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, who enabled women to participate in all walks of life in our society. May his soul rest in peace.<
The 42nd Ordinary General Assembly of our Association was held on Wednesday, February 8, 2023. We wish success to the new Executive and Supervisory Board of DMEDD.
We are deeply saddened by the devastating earthquakes that ripped through many cities in the southeast region of Türkiye. We extend our sincere condolences to the families and relati
We welcomed members of the TEMA Foundation Ankara Provincial Representative Office, led by Ms. Mukadder Ekremoğlu, at the DMEDD office. TEMA team provided important information about the
DMEDD’s contribution to “No School Without a Library” campaign of the Ministry of National Education continued. Lately, we bought and donated books to Şırnak Cizre Vatan
Our Board Member, Ahu Kapucu, a Le Cordon Bleu-trained chocolate chef, organized a chocolate workshop for students at Mogan Vocational and Technical Anatolian High School. Our students, w
We finalized DMEDD Gastrodiplomacy Training Program with presentations from the Personnel and Protocol Departments of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Our students learned the organizatio
Chef Ali Ronay provided our students and guests alike with a valuable presentation at the premises of Diplomacy Academy on different types of invitations, protocol rules and menu planning
One of the celebrated chefs of Türkiye, Ali Ronay made an exquisite presentation to our students titled “A New Look at Traditional Turkish Cuisine” which not only involve
The chief instructor of Le Cordon Bleu Istanbul, Paul Métay contributed to DMEDD Gastrodiplomacy Training Program with French Pastry Training. Our students from Mogan Vocational Te
We organized an exclusive event for our members and friends to introduce them mohair, one of the oldest and most lavish natural fibres originated from Ankara. O
Chef Süleyman Engin, an academic from Mardin Artuklu University, Department of Gastronomy and Culinary Arts, guided our students through a crucial dietary
On behalf of the 84th anniversary of his death, we commemorated Mustafa Kemal Atatürk with our students at an official ceremony at Anıtkabir. We placed our
As part of our Gastrodiplomacy Training Program students from Mogan MTAL learned about different coffee types and practiced all the steps necessary to brew and
In collaboration with the US Embassy in Ankara, we organized a special screening of the award-winning 2021 documentary fi
The third week of our Gastrodiplomacy Training Program continued with the bread making. Students from Mogan MTAL and Ankara Hacı Bayram Veli University
The second week of our Gastrodiplomacy Training Program continued with Mixology Training. In our training, cocktail preparation techniques such as muddle, shake
Our Gastrodiplomacy Training Program began with Barista Training. Students from Ankara Hacı Bayram Veli University and Mogan MTAL learn about coffee growing in
We organized a special event in collaboration with the Ankara Club Association, which is the oldest Association of Ankara established in 1932 by the direct
The opening ceremony of the Gastrodiplomacy Training Programme organized by DMEDD in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Diplomacy Academy (DIAB) w
This year's meeting has a special importance for us. We made the first screening of our special documentary about "DMEDD's Foundation Story&q
The cooperation protocol for the 'DMEDD Gastrodiplomacy Training Program' was signed on July 28, 2022 by Gölbaşı District Governorship, Gölbaş
We have purchased thousands of new books and donated them to various schools from different regions of Türkiye.
We officially opened the “Science Technologies Classroom” in the Belenobasi Middle School in Manavgat, Antalya, one of the regions that was most aff
We organized a cultural tour to Beypazari Anatolian Open Air Museum, also known as “The Living Village”. Together with our foreign guests who
On the occasion of May 19, Commemoration of Atatürk, Youth and Sports Day, we came together with our scholarship holders. Our goal was to create fruitful n
An exclusive art event, "DMEDD Special Performance" was held in the new building of Hacettepe University Ankara State Conservatory in Beytepe Campus. In the program t
Our Turkish Classes Cordinator Mrs. Ayla Kahyaoglu presented certificates to the foreign mission members who successfully completed our 2021-2022 Turkish Classes. We thank them all for th
We participated in the tree planting event at the Bademlidere City Forest organized by the Çankaya Municipality in collaboration with SHOM and DMEDD. We
We paid a visit to the Pink House, where İsmet İnönü, the second President of the Republic of Turkey, lived with his family between 1925 and 1973. With the kind participati
Traditional SHOM Spring Tea was hosted by the Spouse of the Ambassador of Dominican Republic, Mrs. Hala Hraiz Alam at their Residence on May 12, 2022. Following the
We organized a guided tour to The Nation's Library of the Presidency, the largest library of Turkey.
Within the scope of the training program for the newly recruited Consular and Expertise Officers of the MFA, our President Mrs. Simay Gümrükçü made a prese
On the occasion of 23rd of April, National Sovereignty and Children's Day, we organized a cupcake workshop at Çankaya Municipality Zübeyde Hanim Social Facility for the
On April 15, 2022, together with our scholarship students, we prepared Ramadan packages for the children with leukemia and their families.
We organized a special art event at Evliyagil Museum. Our program started with a mini-concert with the selection of arias from famous operas performed by two
With the collaboration of DMEDD and ASEAN Ladies' Circle, with the contributions of the Philippine Embassy, we organized a program at Ankara Olgunlaşma Institute within the framewor
Within the framework of the projects carried out on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the establishment of DMEDD, foreign publications provided for donation to the library of Anka
We watched the rehearsal of Presidential Symphony Orchestra with Pianist Emre Yavuz and world-famous Conductor Rengim Gökmen. The participants had the opportunity to meet and converse with them after the rehearsal.We woul
On the occasion of 18 March Martyrs' Day we attended the ceremony held on at the Martyrs’ Cemetery of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Ankara to commemorate our fallen
In the framework of International Women's Day, we organized the screening of an award-winning documentary film “Vendetta Song” written and directed by Eylem Kaftan with th
As Turkish women representing our country all over the world and as a prominent NGO contributing to the education of future generations, we expressed our respect and gratitude to our Grea
The DMEDD General Assembly was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on 14 February 2022. Following the presentation of the Annual Activity Reports, members of the 42nd Term Executive and Supervisory Board have been elected. The
After a long interval, we met with our scholarship students who graduated from university in the past five years.
They received their Graduation Certificates from our Chairperson Mrs.Simay Gümrükçü, Head of Academic Committee Mrs. Olcay Doğan and Mr
One of our special projects in an attempt to celebrate the 40th anniversary of DMEDD was to support the Vocational and Technical Anatolian High Schools that are named after our Martyrs. These projects were conducted in five different cities (İstanbul, Ankara, Kahramanmaraş, Adana and İz
We are dedicated to support those affected by natural disasters.
We have completed the refurbishment of the IT classroom in Belenobası Primary and Middle school in Manavgat, Antalya; one of the regions that were severely affected by the forest fire in the Mediterrane
Just before New Year’s Eve, we have been kindly invited to participate in the gift wrapping event for the children of LOSEV in their wonderfully designed shop/cafe. It has been a great pleasure to take part in one of LOSEV’s many events and help children with leukaemia&rsquo
The donation made by the Spouses of Heads of Mission, Ankara (SHOM) to our Association has been transferred to the Scholarship Fund of the Gazi University Medical Faculty Alumni Association.
On our visit together with SHOM members, Prof. Dr. Mustafa İlhan, Dean of th
We have organised an event in collaboration with the Turkish Japanese Foundation to present the impressive Turkish embroidery collection that belongs to the owner of Çeşni Turkish Art Shop, Archaeologist Mr. Alper Yurdemi.
The collection that contained unique
We have organised two trips to Ankara Castle and its surroundings to introduce the history of Ankara to our foreign friends on November 16 and 19.
Our tour started in Erimtan Museum and went on to Ahi Şerafettin Mosque, Pilavoğlu Han. We discovered and history i
Evaluation of our scholarships has been completed. After a thorough and meticulous evaluation of the Education Fund Committee, we are happy to announce that DMEDD wil assist 136 students from different disciplines for the 2021-2022 academic year.
This year, October 29 was even more meaningful for DMEDD.
As we celebrate the 98th anniversary of our Republic, we were in the presence of Atatürk at Anıtkabir together with DMEDD’s first-time scholarship recipients. Since 40 years, s
We welcomed spouses of the chiefs of foreign missions to Ankara at a traditional Turkish breakfast.
One of the main missions of DMEDD is to assist the promotion of Turkey and to introduce its cultural and gastronomic heritage to the new members o
It is such a joy to see that the painstaking efforts of the Social Assistance Committee in the school assistance project have finally produced their initial results.
A primary school in Mardin with only two classrooms needed some essential&nb
This year, we supported 5 different Vocational and Technical High Schools bearing the names of our martyrs in various cities of Turkey.
With this issue, we would like to share the one in İstanbul among these five since it has a special importance for u
In collaboration with the Ministry of Foregin Affairs, DMEDD is conducting a project entitled Martyrs: As witnessed by our ranking diplomats.
This project intends to commemorate Turkish diplomats murdered by Armenian terrorists, gain a better understanding
The DMEDD General Assembly was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on 12 April 2021. Following the presentation of the Annual Activity Reports, members of the 41st Term Executive and Supervisory Board have been elected. The new Board Members were assigned to their committtees at the first Boa
On 7 April, within the framework of a project run in collaboration with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, DMEDD organized a meeting with one of its founding members, Mrs. Gunser Gezer. At this online event, Mrs. Gezer talked about the story behind founding of DMED