The Art of Calligraphy: Exhibition, Lectures and Training Sessions organized at the Centre for Arts and Humanities, American University of Beirut, 13-17 March 2017
A series of activities on the arts of calligraphy and gilding were organized jointly by IRCICA and the Center for Arts and Humanities of the American University of Beirut (CAH/AUB) in Beirut, Lebanon, from 13-17 March 2017.
IRCICA organized an exhibition of historical photographs of al-Quds, which was held in Eastern al-Quds, in the newly opened headquarters of Yunus Emre Turkish Cultural Centre. The photographs were selected from the albums of Sultan Abdulhamid II (end of the 19th – beginning of the 20th centuries) and other collections preserved in IRCICA’s archives.
“Konya in Islamic Civilization” International Symposium by IRCICA (17-19 December 2016) on the occasion of the OIC’s selecting Konya as Islamic World Tourism Capital 2016
IRCICA, in cooperation with Karatay University of the Chamber of Commerce of Konya, with the support of Konya Metropolitan Municipality and Konya Governorate, organized an international symposium titled “Konya in Islamic Civilization”.
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 ....
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.
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
Editor: Assoc Prof. Halit Eren; Prepared for Publication by: Assoc. Prof. Murat Uluskan, Assoc. Prof. Yüksel Çelik, Assoc. Prof. Davut Hut and Assoc. Prof. Cengiz Tomar; Istanbul, 2016; 385 p. (Arabic Translation: Prof. Fazıl Bayat; English Translation: Assoc. Prof. Sadık Ünay)
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)
International Symposium on “ISLAMOPHOBIA IN EUROPE: PAST AND PRESENT” organized by IRCICA and Yıldız Technical University, Istanbul, 13-14 January 201706.03.2017
Islamophobia in Europe has a long tradition and history. Many of the first German leaflets in the 16th century, the early forms of newspapers, dealt with the Ottoman advance in Southeast Europe and propagated a major Islamic threat for Christianity and Europe.
IRCICA Participated in the Second Meeting of the OIC Institutions in Jeddah on the Ten-Year Plan for Science and Technology, 14th March 201722.03.2017
IRCICA participated in the Second Meeting of the OIC Institutions which was held in the OIC General Secretariat in Jeddah on 14th of March 2017 to discuss and finalize the Implementation Mechanism and Strategy of the Ten Year Plan for Science and Technology.
Yazma Eserlerin (Nesih, Rika, Talik, Nestalik) OCR Teknolojileri Geliştirilerek Sayısallaştırılması İhale Sonucu19.03.2017
Yazma Eserlerin (Nesih, Rika, Talik, Nestalik) OCR Teknolojileri Geliştirilerek Sayısallaştırılması
Historical photograph exhibition on “Al-Haramein (Makkah al-Mukarramah and al-Madina al-Munawara) during the Ottoman Period” opened by IRCICA jointly with Kuwaiti National Council for Culture, Art and Letters, 20 Dec. 2016-11 Feb. 2017
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