C20 Attended a Dinner Hosted By President Erdoğan
C20 Turkey Steering Committee Chair and IKV Vice-President Zeynep Bodur Okyay, Oxfam Country Director Meryem Aslan and IKV Secretary General Assoc. Prof. Çiğdem Nas attended a dinner on 9 November 2015 hosted by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to honour the representatives of the G20 outreach groups.
During the dinner, C20 Chair Okyay emphasized how, through coordinating a year-long process of national and international policy consultation and development, the C20 established itself as a significant platform for national and international civil society engagement with the G20. She also presented a re-cap of the C20's policy recommendations to G20 leaders ahead of the leaders' summit, due to begin in Antalya, Turkey on 15th and 16th November.
In total, 17 representatives of the Youth 20, Women 20, Civil 20, Think 20, Business 20 and Labour 20 Groups attended the dinner at the Presidential Complex.