Welcoming of the 2018/19 Mercator-IPC Fellows
The Welcoming of the 2018/19 Mercator-IPC Fellows was held on October 8. The event marked the b of the Mercator-IPC Fellowship Program, which is coordinated by the Istanbul Policy Center-Sabancı University-Stiftung Mercator Initiative. The event began with welcoming remarks by IPC Director Fuat Keyman, followed by remarks from Chairman of the Advisory Board at Stiftung Mercator Rüdiger Frohn. The welcoming remarks were followed by the introduction of 2018/19 Mercator-IPC Senior Fellows Atila Eralp and Özcan Mutlu and Mercator-IPC Fellows Annegret Warth, Cem İskender Aydın, Ender Peker, Jannes Tessmann, Joanna Krzeminska, Maissam Nimer, and Yohanan Benhaim. The 2018/19 Mercator-IPC Fellows were introduced to the audience through a movie screening.
The fellows will carry out research on a wide range of topics including climate change, refugee integration, culture, economic and foreign policies. The Mercator-IPC Fellowship is the most important component of the Istanbul Policy Center, Sabancı University and Stiftung Mercator Initiative, with its role in improving academic, political and societal relations between Turkey and Germany.
Please click here to view the introductory video for the fellows.