ABOUT

Foreign Policy Institute (FPI)

The Turkish Foreign Policy Institute (FPI) was founded in 1974 as a private organization.It’s Council of Administration is composed of academicians, diplomats and bureaucrats. The founder of the Institute, Mr. Seyfi Tashan, is also the President. The Turkish Foreign Policy Institute aims at contributing to foreign policy through research, meetings and publications.

Researchers come mostly from the Turkish universities.International conferences,seminars and workshops are organized mainly in cooperation with foreign counterparts.The Institute publishes by annual “Foreign Policy/Dış Politika”.

The FPI and its director are currently members of a number of international research and study centers.

It is currently affiliated to the Turkish Foundation for International Relations and Strategic Studies.

The current members of its Council of Administration are:

  • Seyfi Taşhan, President of Foreign Policy Institute
  • Ambassador (Rtd.) Oktay Aksoy, Director of International Programmes of Foreign Policy Institute
  • Prof. Dr. Ali Karaosmanoğlu, BİLGESAM
  • Prof. Dr. Meliha Altunışık, METU, Department of International Relations
  • Prof. Ersel Aydınlı, Executive Director of The Turkish Fulbright Commission
  • Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Bağcı, METU, Head of International Relations Department
  • Prof. Dr. Metin Heper, Bilkent University
  • Prof. Dr. Erdinç Tokgöz, Ufuk University
  • Prof. Dr. Orhan Morgil, Economist
  • Ambassador (Rtd.) Ömer Lütem
  • Ambassador (Rtd.) Numan Hazar
  • Ambassador Burak Akçapar

Contact information:

Address: İlker 1. Cadde, 1024. Sokak, Aylin Apt. Dikmen/ANKARA

E-mail: fpi@foreignpolicy.org.tr

Phone: +90312 478 5250