On 8 April 2022, Secretary General paid a courtesy visit to Izani Turan, General Manager of the Turkiye Diyanet Foundation.
Mr. Turan expressed his pleasure with the visit and gratitude to Mr. Er for his visit.
During the meeting, the parties exchanged views on possible future cooperation opportunities within the framework of TURKPA and Diyanet Foundation.
Turkiye Diyanet Foundation is an act of goodness that works to be at the service of all mankind with the Principle of ”The best of people are those who are most beneficial to people.”
Turkiye Diyanet Foundation was established on March 13, 1975, as a continuation of this act of goodness. Turkiye Diyanet Foundation has become a significant civil society movement in Türkiye today with 1,003 branches and a wide range of activities and international aid activities in 149 countries around the world, from education to culture, social and charitable services to supporting religious services.
Foundation, which has become an international foundation thanks to the strong support of charitable nation and the diligent efforts of people who are committed to the foundation, offers hope to the oppressed without discrimination of religion, language, color, and gender through its work around the world.
Since 1983, Turkiye Diyanet Foundation has organized a Turkish Book and Culture Fair in Ankara and Istanbul in keeping the spiritual atmosphere of Ramadan. The 44-volume Islamic Encyclopedia, which is an important source of literature, and its many other sources have contributed to our cultural treasure.
The foundation, which prioritizes educational activities in Turkiye and abroad, strives to provide a solid religious education to young people from 111 countries in Türkiye and across the world at all levels of education from Quran courses, Memory education (Quran memorization), kindergarten to elementary school, Imam Hatip high school to university, master’s degree, and Ph.D.