KAGIDER Delegation Brussels meetings

KAGIDER Delegation (Emine Perviz Erdem - KAGIDER Vice-President,  Itır Aykut -KAGIDER Board Member, Head of International Relations Strategy Group, Meryem Salman – KAGIDER Associate Board Member, Nur Ger - Co-Founder of KAGIDER and WEPs Business Advocate, Yesim Sevig – KAGIDER Secretary General, Goksen Caliskan SUTEKS Corporate Communications Coordinator and Aslihan Tekin KAGIDER EU Representative) has met with different institutions to share KAGIDER’s agenda and work on women’s empowerment and EU accession process. The delegation met with Cheryl Miller the founder of Digital Leadership Institute and exchange views on their activities and further cooperation models. The delegation also met with Ambassador Faruk Kaymakci, Permanent Representative of Turkey to the European Institutions and exchanged views of EU –Turkey accession process. Ambassador has also attended the seminar in the morning that took place in the European Parliament and shared his opinion on the importance of women’s participation to economic, political and social life. Finally the delegation has also met with the Mr Maciej Popowski, Deputy Director-General for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations and shared their views on the importance of EU accession process for women in Turkey and stated that Turkey should be a full member of the EU and we are looking forward to continue the negotiations by opening chapters and moving forward with the modernisation of Customs Union Agreement.