Today, almost every aspect of the Broader Middle Eastern and North African (BMENA) region continues to change at a remarkably fast pace. In response, Global Political Trends Center (GPoT) utilizes its expertise as a think-tank to issue this Regional Updates report.
This report summarizes the discussions among the participants of the fifth Israel-Turkey policy dialogue that took place in Washington D.C. and puts emphasis on the importance of track-two initiatives between the two countries.
Currently, there is very limited, consistent public data on the extent of the terrorist threat posed by
the attacks and the effectiveness of the response adopted by the government. Therefore, as a part
of our work on conflict-resolution, security, and policy-making, Global Political Trends (GPoT)
Center launches its Terrorism-Counter-Terrorism Statistics Report to track the updates of terrorist
attacks and counter-terrorist efforts in Egypt’s War on Terror.
E. Korgeneral Şadi Ergüvenç’in kaleme aldığı 2023’e 8 Kala: “Y – 8” adlı çalışma Türkiye Cumhuriyeti’nin 100’üncü kuruluş yılına sekiz yıl kala ülkenin çevresinde ve uluslararası ortamda yaşanan gelişmelere dair değerlendirmelerini içermektedir.
"Diaspora için değil Türkiye için" isimli bu
çalışma, Küresel Siyasal Eğilimler Merkezi bünyesinde yürütülen
ve İstanbul Kültür Üniversitesi ile Açık Toplum Vakfı – Türkiye tarafından
desteklenen bir proje kapsamında, Ermeni diasporasının önde gelen
temsilcileriyle ve soykırım sorununu çalışan akademisyenlerle Chicago, Toronto,
New York ve Washington’da son bir yıl içinde yapılan görüşmeler sonucunda
23.4.2015 | Istanbul
Video from Turkey-Armenia Journalism Award 2012
GPoT Center together with the Eurasia Partnership Foundation and Yerevan Press Club held the second annual "Turkey-Armenia Journalism Award" ceremony on the premises of the British Consulate General in Istanbul on June 14, 2012. The winners of the 2012 award were Ms. Hilâl Kaplan of Yeni Şafak (Turkey) and Ms. Lilit Gasparyan of Yerkir Media (Armenia). The video features speeches delivered by the British Consul General in Istanbul - Mrs. Jessica Hand; Chair of the Board of Trustees of Istanbul Kültür University - Mrs. Bahar Akıngüç Günver; Associate Country Director of the Eurasia Partnership
GPoT Center is pleased to announce that the new publication, “The Turkish Ambassador’s Residence and the Cultural History of Washington, D.C.,” is now available for purchase online. Please visit the websites below to buy the product:
Center Deputy Director Dr. Sylvia Tiryaki was interviewed by Dominic Dudley for
his article in Bloomberg Businessweek titled “Identity Crisis: Turkey, Europe, and Erdoğan”. Dudley discusses the
current state of affairs of Turkey and the European Union, and tries to answer
whether there is any way for Turkey to re-initiate the ascension process with
The wave of extremism which has engulfed Iraq, Syria and more broadly, the Middle East is characterized by military, political, social, and religious dimensions. And while all these factors coincide, none of them solely accounts for the ongoing crisis.
Turkey has created its new export brand. It was launched by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan at the Turkish Exporters Assembly (TIM), on September 28, 2014. The logo has a sublime turquoise colour and is softly curved. It is a sumbol of harmony and joy, inviting all to explore the rivers, seashores, flowery meadows, and mountainous landscapes of Turkey, smiling from within.