Within the scope of the European Union Communication Strategy (EUCS), Directorate for European Union Affairs celebrated 9 May Europe Day with a series of well-attended online and physical events in 2021.
As a part of 9 May Europe Day 2021 activities, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Director for EU Affairs Ambassador Faruk Kaymakcı participated in webinars and events held in cooperation with the Delegation of the EU to Turkey, METU, Marmara University, Istanbul 29 May University Jean Monnet Chair, The College of Europe, IKV, Anadolu University and BalkanTürksiad.
9 May Europe Day Short Film Competition for youth in cooperation with Ministry of National Education, METU EuroSimA Conference, illumination of Atakule with Turkish and EU Flag colors, The Directorate for EU Affairs Race for Europe Day Cup, EU Anthem collage voiced by the Directorate for EU Affairs employees and their families were the other activities held within the scope of 9 May Europe Day.
Turkey has been celebrating 9 May Europe Day within the context of the EU membership process and also as a founding member of the Council of Europe.
Please visit Directorate for EU Affairs’ Youtube Channel to view 9 May Europe Day message of Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Director for EU Affairs Ambassador Faruk Kaymakcı and video records of our events.