The Minister

Prof. Dr. Ahmet Davutoğlu

Professor Ahmet Davutoglu was born on February 26th, 1959 in Konya.

He completed his secondary education at the Istanbul High School.

In 1983 he graduated from the Bosphorus University with a double major in Political Science and Economics at the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences.

He completed his MA in the Department of Public Administration and received his PhD from the Department of Political Science and International Relations, Bosporus University.

“We are celebrating the 65th anniversary of the adoption of the United Nations (UN) Universal Declaration of Human Rights, which is a global reference document in terms of fundamental rights and freedoms.

Turkey, a founding member of the UN and one of the first countries to sign the Declaration, approaches the protection and promotion of human rights from a universal viewpoint. This is among the top priority objectives of our State policy, in line with the letter and spirit of the Declaration.

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