CONGRESS - Jun 4, 2018
IRCICA’s publication titled History of Ottoman State and Civilisation has been translated and published in a Persian language edition by the Encyclopedia Islamica Foundation, Islamic Republic of Iran. A book launching was held on 1st May 2018 at Bagh-e Kitab (Book Garden) in Tehran. The event was addressed by: Prof. Ghulamali Haddad Adel, President of Encyclopedia Islamica Foundation; Dr. Halit Eren, Director General, IRCICA; and Ambassador Rıza Hakan Tekin, Ambassador of Turkey in Tehran. Were also present Prof. Mahmut Erol Kılıç, Secretary General of the Tehran-based Parliamentary Union of the OIC Member States (PUIC), and personalities from academic and cultural circles. The book launch had as guest speaker Dr. Mohammad Ali Movahed, an eminent literary figure of Iran and translator of Ibn Battuta’s travel book into Persian.
- Ambassador Gunay Afandiyeva, President of the International Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation, Baku, Azerbaijan, and IRCICA Director General discussed joint projects, IRCICA, 13 June 2018
- “Tabriz Capital of Tourism 2018”: IRCICA Director General participated in the opening
- OIC-IRCICA Chair to be set up at Dhaka University
- The 45th session of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Member States of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) took place in Dhaka, People’s Republic of Bangladesh, on 5-6 May 2018
- Official visit of IRCICA Director General to The Gambia: President of The Gambia H.E. Adama Barrow received IRCICA Director General Dr. Halit Eren