Contemporary Security Issues are being examined at the Near East University

Also available in: Türkçe

Added On: 22 October 2017, Sunday, 14:32
Last Edited On: 22 October 2017, Sunday, 14:32

Contemporary Security Issues are being examined at the Near East University

Near East University Security Academy Certificate Program has commenced with seminars given by Prof. Dr. Mustafa Aydın and Prof. Dr. Deniz Ülke Arıboğan…

Near East University Near East Institute is holding its 3rd Security Academy where initially, Prof. Dr. Mustafa Aydın and Prof. Dr. Deniz Ülke Arıboğan provided their valuable views on contemporary issues regarding security, changes with regard to the concept of security, theories related to security and the relationship between public movements and security.

According to the press release issued by the Directorate of Press and Public Relations of Near East University, the Near East Institute is holding its 3rd Security Academy Certificate Program where Rector of Kadir Has University, Prof. Dr. Mustafa Aydın, and Academic Member of the Department of International Relations of Faculty of Political Sciences of Istanbul University, Prof. Dr. Deniz Ülke Arıboğan, shared their valuable views and contemporary issues on security. The Security Academy Certificate Program is run at the helm of Head of Near East Institute Assoc Prof Dr Umut Koldaş and Principal Consultant of Near East Institute Ercan Çitlioğlu. The opening session of the program commenced on 21st October, at Near East University Hospital- Hall 101, at 10:30-13:30 with Prof. Dr. Mustafa Aydın’s seminar titled as “Theoretical Foundations of Security” and with Prof. Dr. Deniz Ülke Arıboğan’s seminar titled as “New public movements and security”.

Organised by Near East University Near East Institute, the Security Academy Certificate Program will be continuing until 25th November 2017, and many specialists in the field of security will be sharing their knowledge and views on various aspects related to security. For further information, please refer to www.neu.edu.tr, yde.neu.edu.tr and/or send an email to nei@neu.edu.tr and/or visit Near East Institute Facebook page (facebook:yakindoguenstitusu), or dial 0392 223 64 64 (extension number 5532) or call 0533 829 97 36.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Umut Koldaş: Different aspects of security will be discussed from multiple dimensions and in depths…

Providing information on the 3rd Security Academy Certificate Program Head of Near East Institute, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Umut Koldaş expressed that they were very happy and honoured to have hosted two very significant figures to provide issues regarding the fields of international relations and political sciences. He further added that each week, different aspects of security will be scrutinised in depths and from multiple dimensions. Assoc. Prof. Dr. Umut Koldaş then stressed that the concept of security will be examined both at an international platform and by focusing on it by considering Cyprus. He pointed out that the certificate program commenced with the support of two significant figures providing a focus on theoretical foundations of security; and on public movements with relation to security and the effects of these on Cyprus. He stated that the first seminar was given by a well known figure both in Turkey and around the world on international relations; an Academician, Prof. Dr. Mustafa Aydın. He explained that Prof. Dr. Mustafa Aydın shared his valuable views on the theoretical foundations of security. Moreover, the second seminar was given by Prof. Dr. Deniz Ülke Arıboğan; where he discussed contemporary public movements and security in relation to their effect in Turkey and in Cyprus.