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The Towards Inclusive Universities project was launched on 25th September 2008, at Mustafa Kemal University in Hatay.  The Rektor of  Mustafa Kemal University demonstrated his commitment to the project with the details of his speech.  The Governor of the province of Hatay was also very supportive and promised to cooperate. 

The day-long event was well attended by people representing a wide variety of local organisations.  Amongst them was anational athlete Gulbin Su had just returned from participating at the Paralympics in Beijing.  The head of the Hatay Architects' Association offered advice to improve accessibility of the hall used for the event.  

Guest speakers included Dr.Hatice Şahin from Ege University (İzmir) Medical Faculty, Dr.Osman Tutal from Anadolu University (Eskişehir) Department of Architecture and Engin Yılmaz, director of GETEM Educational Technology Centre for the Visually Impaired at Boğaziçi University (Istanbul); all three are role models for disabled people. 


Kickoff meeting poster

Brochure outside

Brochure inside


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