It is an honor to be a president for such a great, important and intentional council for the next three years. I will endeavor to represent the council with the utmost transparency and confidence.
I would like to express my sincere appreciation to our previous presidents for their outstanding efforts and innovative activities in the development of our council.
Founded in 2012 with 30 members from 20 countries, our council has grown successfully year by year, reaching 44 members from 22 countries today. It will be my main duty to increase the number of member countries and member universities by enforcing this success and to enrich the International membership of our council in the upcoming years.
Our council would like to concentrate to the following activities in 2017 and 2018:
Organizing national and international symposiums and workshops,
Organizing various national and international certificate programs,
Organizing various national and international training programs,
Organizing IUSARGames 2018,
Organizing Disaster Awareness Competitions,
Organizing Public Relation Activities to Increase the Number of Member Countries and Universities,
and Organizing “United Nations Disaster Risk Reduction Day” activities in all member countries.
I would like to express my heartfelt thanks to the members of the council for choosing Cyprus International University as council presidency.
On the behalf of our Council, I would like to express our deepest appreciation to TRNC Civil Defense Organization for their endless support and cooperation from the establishment of our Council till today.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ahmet Adalıer