A delegation from Turkish Municipality “Gebze” visited IUS

Delegation representatives of Turkish Municipality ‘’Gebze’’, followed by its Mayor, Adnan Kosker visited the International University of Sarajevo (IUS) on Tuesday, November 17, 2015. President of the Foundation for Education Development Sarajevo (SEDEF), Hasan Topaloğlu and IUS Rector, Prof. Dr. Yücel Oğurlu with their associates welcomed distinguished guests in the IUS Senate room. Hasan Topaloğlu point out that this meeting with delegation from Gebze Municipality is categorized more as friendly meeting and he stated that IUS always opens its doors to all people who are willing to use our experience, but also enrich the offer of the new cooperation and development of the IUS. During the meeting, Mayor Kosker talked about the ‘’Gebze’’ Municipality, stressing that this municipality has the most developed industrial and tourist zones and that it brings 14% of the total gross national income of Turkey. It is important to emphasize that by visiting IUS and BIH, the delegation from Turkey aims to establish good cooperation with BH municipalities and institutions. 

After the meeting, the Turkish delegation visited the First Private Elementary School ''Isa-beg Ishaković'' which is part of the SEDEF Foundation. At the end of the visit, Mayor Kosker emphasized that Turkey and BiH are friendly countries with deep historical and cultural ties and that he is willing to see the construction of new commercial, cultural and social bridges that will intensify the cooperation between the two countries, and that IUS, as an educational institution be the place of friendship and future cooperation.