Mayor of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Tunç Soyersigned a protocol with the Youth Organizations Forum Association, which cooperates on issues such as youth policy and European Youth Capital application. Saying that they will start the application process for İzmir's 2026 European Youth Capital candidacy, Soyer said, “We will carry out a much stronger candidacy process.”
Mayor of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Tunç Soyer's studies focusing on young people continue. President who puts common sense in the foreground Tunç Soyer, European Youth Forum member Youth Organizations Forum (Go-For Association) and youth associations affiliated to the same organization in Izmir, signed a protocol with non-governmental organizations. Announcing that they will start the application process for Izmir's 2026 European Youth Capital candidacy, the President Tunç Soyer“We will carry out a much stronger candidacy process for 2026. We will win this time,” he said.
“Youth is the driving force for the transformation of this country”
Stating that the country is on the verge of a major transformation, President Soyer stated that Turkey can change thanks to the youth and said, “We are at this point as a follower of an ancient culture of thousands of years. Just as every organism has a genetic, societies also have a genetic. Youth is the driving force for the transformation of this country. You can take big steps. This is the story if you want. We, as the Metropolitan Municipality, want to establish strong ties with you.”
“It should be a rights-based approach”
Yağmur Bayındır, Co-Chair of the Youth Organizations Forum Association, said that they carry out studies in the field of youth rights and policies with nearly 70 youth organizations in different parts of Turkey and said, “We advocate that there should be a rights-based approach in the creation of youth policies.”
Günceleme: 22/12/2022 15:26