When once the aspiration was independence, the new reality is INTERDEPENDENCE.
Please visit Protected content for details about the annual Interdependence Celebration and Forum to be held in Istanbul....
From the organizers:
We would like to invite you to be part of this historic occasion alongside those already a part of our program, including Professor Cornel West, former Mayor of Bogota Antanas Mockus, renowned Indian composer and conductor Daniel Nazareth (a piece of his new Leonardo Da Vinci opera set in Istanbul will be performed), the great scholar and fellow of the Royal Society of Arts Lord Bhikhu Parekh, Former UN Under-Secretary General Olara Otunnu and public television media host Tavis Smiley, among many others.
We have assembled a diverse and stimulating range of panels and debates which will be held in some of Istanbul’s premiere venues including Koc and Bahcesehir Universities, Rahmi. M. Koc Museum and our concert on the 11th September will be held at Saint Irene Church in Topkapi Palace and our Interdependence Day Celebration will be at Cemal Resit Rey Hall on September 12th.
Our panels and concerts are open to the public free of charge but we would be grateful if you could email us at Protected content to let us know which panels you hope to attend.