Thu, Feb 13, 2020

Renewable Energy Outlook Conference: Financing, investment, regulation, and new technologies in Turkey, Central Asia, Caucasus and the Western Balkans

A conference on Renewable Energy Outlook about the current policy/regulatory trends, the investment environment, the grid integration of renewables, and the outlook for further technological innovation in Turkey and countries in Central Asia, Caucasus, and the Western Balkans hosted by the Atlantic Council IN TURKEY and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.


Fri, Feb 7, 2020

Private Discussion with US Assistant Secretary Francis R. Fannon

On February 7, 2020, the Atlantic Council IN TURKEY hosted Assistant Secretary of State for the Bureau of Energy Resources Francis R. Fannon for a private roundtable with business leaders and experts in Istanbul. Atlantic Council Turkey Program Director and Representative Defne Sadıklar Arslan moderated the roundtable. Assistant Secretary Fannon was visiting Turkey for talks […]


Thu, Nov 14, 2019

Private Discussion with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu

On Thursday, November 14, Turkey’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu addressed a roundtable of distinguished American officials, foreign diplomats, representatives of the private sector and the NGO world on the latest developments in US-Turkey relations and the future of the alliance. The roundtable was organized by the Atlantic Council IN TURKEY in Washington, D.C. […]


Tue, Jul 2, 2019

Turkey’s Energy Nexus

On May 23, 2019, the Atlantic Council IN TURKEY, in cooperation with Turkish Policy Quarterly (TPQ) held an event, hosted by the Turkish Industry & Business Association (TÜSİAD), on Turkey’s Energy Nexus which focused on Turkey’s energy sector and energy relations.

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Europe & Eurasia Geopolitics & Energy Security

Wed, May 15, 2019

EU-Turkey relations and the migration conundrum: where does the EU-Turkey Statement stand after three years?

After more than a million Syrian refugees reached Europe primarily via the Turkey–Greece sea route and dispersed throughout the continent in 2015, Turkey and the European Union (EU) began a close cooperation to stem the influx of refugees and signed the EU–Turkey statement on March 18, 2016.

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European Union Migration

Mon, Apr 8, 2019

Turkey-US relations in a shifting global order

On Monday, April 8, 2019, the Atlantic Council IN TURKEY hosted a private roundtable discussion in Washington, DC titled, “Turkey-US Relations in a Shifting Global Order,” with Professor Gülnur Aybet, senior advisor to the President of the Republic of Turkey, member of the Presidential Security and Foreign Policy Center, and professor at the Turkish National […]

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Wed, Feb 27, 2019

New regional gas market dynamics under LNG expansion and the shale gas revolution

Recent global and regional developments driving changes in regional natural gas markets as well as future trends have been discussed at the Atlantic Council IN TURKEY Program’s conference held in Istanbul on “New Regional Gas Market Dynamics under LNG Expansion and Shale Gas Revolution”. The conference gathered high-level representatives of the public and private sectors […]

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Energy & Environment Europe & Eurasia

Mon, Jan 21, 2019

Kempe: “History doesn’t repeat itself, but it often rhymes”

Frederick Kempe’s Berlin 1961 has now been published in Turkish, making it the 15th language the book is available. Berlin 1961 discusses the period from the year that the Berlin Wall was first built. In his book Berlin 1961, published in 2011 and having reached a significant reader audience, the president and chief executive officer […]

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Wed, Dec 19, 2018

Turkey’s renewable investment outlook: renewable energy and new technologies

On December 19th, the Atlantic Council IN TURKEY and the World Energy Council Turkey convened a high-level event on the outlook for renewable energy investment in Turkey. The half-day event, which featured a diverse set of international experts and energy sector leaders, was focused on taking stock of Turkey’s experience to-date in deploying renewable energy, […]

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Energy & Environment Energy Transitions

Thu, Dec 6, 2018

Turkey’s energy sector dynamics

On December 6, 2018 the Atlantic Council IN TURKEY, held an event, co-hosted with the Atlantic Council Global Energy Center, in Washington, D.C. to launch a special issue jointly published with Turkish Policy Quarterly (TPQ), on Turkey’s energy sector dynamics entitled “Turkey’s Energy Nexus: Discoveries & Development”. Atlantic Council Turkey Representative Defne Arslan kicked off […]

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Energy & Environment Energy Markets & Governance