05/23/2019

First Lady Erdoğan: “What we have done so far in Africa is the fruit of our human-oriented foreign policy”

Speaking at an iftar with the spouses of ambassadors from African countries, First Lady Erdoğan said: “In our view, Africa and Turkey are two friends that extend hands to one another, wishing for the other as well whatever one of them wishes for itself. What motivates us is to help our friend flourish and to […]

Emine Erdoğan
09/26/2018

First Lady Erdoğan: “What we are to do for African women in need is a humane duty of ours, not a favor”

Speaking at a meeting on the empowerment of women and girls in Africa, First Lady Erdoğan said: “What we are to do for African women in need is a humane duty of ours, not a favor. That is so because human rights constitute an inseparable whole.”Speaking at a meeting on the empowerment of women and […]

Emine Erdoğan
07/27/2018

First Lady Erdoğan inaugurates the library built by TİKA and the Maarif Foundation’s central office in South Africa

First Lady Emine Erdoğan, accompanying President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan during his visit to South Africa, inaugurated the Houghton Muslim Academy’s library built by the Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA) and the Maarif Foundation’s central office in South Africa. In her speech during the inauguration of the library at the Houghton Muslim Academy, where Turkish […]

Emine Erdoğan
03/01/2018

First Lady Erdoğan visits Pikine Social Pediatrics Institute in Senegal

First Lady Emine Erdoğan, who is accompanying President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on his visit to Senegal, visited Pikine Social Pediatrics Institute, which is financially supported by TİKA, in capital Dakar. Accompanied by the ministers’ spouses, deputies and TİKA (Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency) President Serdar Çam, First Lady Erdoğan was welcomed upon her arrival at […]

Emine Erdoğan
02/28/2018

First Lady Erdoğan Visits Turkish Maarif Foundation Girls’ School

First Lady Emine Erdoğan, who is accompanying President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on his visit to Nouakchott, Mauritania, paid visits to Turkish Maarif Foundation Girls’ School and a carpet weaving association for women. Addressing the students at Girls’ School, First Lady Erdoğan said that Turkish Maarif Foundation schools are the shining stars of Africa and added […]

Emine Erdoğan
12/25/2017

First Lady Erdoğan Meets with Women MPs in Sudan

First Lady Emine Erdoğan, who is accompanying President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan in the Sudanese capital city of Khartoum, addressed women MPs in Sudan during a meeting chaired by Sudanese First Lady Widad Babiker Omer. Pointing to the long-standing historical and cultural ties between Turkey and Sudan, First Lady Erdoğan emphasized the importance of further deepening […]

Emine Erdoğan