Global civil society activity in Turkey

Turkey, officially the Republic of Türkiye, is a transcontinental country located mainly on the Anatolian Peninsula in Western Asia, with a small portion on the Balkan Peninsula in Southeast Europe. It shares borders with the Black Sea to the north; Georgia to the northeast; Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Iran to the east; Iraq to the southeast; Syria and the Mediterranean Sea to the south; the Aegean Sea to the west; and Greece and Bulgaria to the northwest. Cyprus is located off the south coast. Turks form the vast majority of the nation's population and Kurds are the largest minority. Ankara is Turkey's capital, while Istanbul is its largest city and financial centre.

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Meetings Statistics

From UIA's International Meetings Statistics Report

20 years

Turkey is ranked #26 over a 20 year period,
with 2544 meetings since 2001.


Turkey is ranked #43 in 2021, with 19 meetings.

Organizations based in Turkey

International Society on Multiple Criteria Decision Making - Ankara
International Rhinologic Society - Ankara
World Budo Federation - Istanbul
World Association of Investment Promotion Agencies - Istanbul
Liga Medicorum Homoeopathica Internationalis - Izmir
International Association of Police Academies - Ankara
World Disability Union - Istanbul
Mediterranean Society of Otology and Audiology - Ankara
International Council for Medicinal and Aromatic Plants - Eskisehir
Union of National Pediatric Societies of Turkic Republics - Ankara
Union of Road Transport Associations in the Black Sea Economic Cooperation Region - Istanbul
Balkan Türkleri Göçmenleri ve Mülteci Dernekleri Federasyonu - Bursa
Middle East Society for Organ Transplantation - Ankara
Confédération bouliste internationale - Ankara
Organization of Asian-Pacific News Agencies - Ankara
World Association of Press Councils - Istanbul
International Society for Behçet's Disease - Istanbul
European Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology - Izmir
European Federation of Sports Medicine Associations - Ankara
Federation of European Physiological Societies - Istanbul
Middle East Burn and Fire Disaster Society - Ankara
International Organization of Turkic Culture - Ankara
European Architectural History Network - Ankara
Union of Black Sea and Caspian Business - Istanbul
European Society of Cosmetic and Reconstructive Gynecology - Ankara

View More profiles (99) in the Yearbook of International Organizations

Future Events in Turkey

2025 Annual MeetingAssociation Kangourou sans Frontières - Istanbul

2025 World Seed CongressInternational Seed Federation - Istanbul

2025 World CongressWorld Association for Medical Law - Istanbul

2024 ISTAT EMEAInternational Society of Transport Aircraft Trading - Istanbul

2024 International ConferenceIEOM Society International - Istanbul

2024 IRC : International Rubber ConferenceInternational Rubber Conference Organisation - Istanbul

2024 ConferenceInternational Society for Quality in Health Care - Istanbul

2023 Asian Venous ForumAsian Society for Vascular Surgery - Antalya

2023 Annual CongressAsian Society for Vascular Surgery - Antalya

2023 CongressInternational Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property - Istanbul

2023 ConferenceEuropean Science Education Research Association - Nevsehir

2023 World CongressWorld Federation of Intensive and Critical Care - Istanbul

2023 General AssemblyFederation of Asian Chemical Societies - Istanbul

2023 Asian Chemical CongressFederation of Asian Chemical Societies - Istanbul

2023 European Congress of Endocrinology (ECE)European Society of Endocrinology - Istanbul

View More Future Events (18) in The International Congress Calendar

Past Events in Turkey

2022 World Hydrogen Energy Conference (WHEC) – International Association for Hydrogen Energy - Istanbul
2022 SIU Regional Meeting in Urological Care – Société Internationale d'Urologie - Istanbul
2022 International Symposium on Convective Heat and Mass Transfer (CONV-22) – International Centre for Heat and Mass Transfer - Izmir
2022 Congress – International Boxing Association - Istanbul
2022 Meeting – European General Practice Research Network - Istanbul
2022 International Zinc Conference Europe – International Zinc Association - Istanbul
2022 Joint International Congress – European Liver and Intestine Transplant AssociationInternational Liver Transplantation SocietyLiver Intensive Care Group of Europe
2022 INTCESS - International Conference on Education and Education of Social Sciences – International Organization Center of Academic Research - Istanbul
2022 Annual Plenary Congress – Association of Space Explorers - Istanbul
2021 Meeting of the Contracting Parties – Mediterranean Action Plan - Antalya
2021 International Engineering Forum – Federation of Consultants from Islamic Countries - Istanbul
2021 Annual Congress – Association internationale des critiques d'art - Istanbul
2021 Annual Meeting – Mediterranean Geosciences Union - Istanbul
2021 Congress – Fédération internationale de gymnastique - Antalya
2021 Annual Congress – World Medical Tennis Society - Antalya

View More Past Events (4001) in The International Congress Calendar

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