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TEMA Foundation Sues the Canal Istanbul Project

To the EIA positive decision of TEMA Foundation, Ministry of Environment and Urbanization for Kanal Istanbul Project; filed a lawsuit on the grounds that the decision was not in accordance with law, public interest and scientific justification. In the case filed on February 17, 2020 [more…]

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Remarkable Survey About Kanal Istanbul

According to the survey by Sonar Research Company, 53.7 percent of citizens opposed the construction of the controversial project Kanal Istanbul project. It is stated that the rate of those who approve the project remains at 35.9 percent, while 5 percent of the citizens are very good at the project. [more…]

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Kanal Istanbul Development Plan Approved

Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Cahit Turhan said, “We have reached the tender stage in the Canal Istanbul Project that will protect our Bosphorus and Istanbul. This year we will hit the pickaxe. No provisions of the Montreux Straits Convention with Kanal Istanbul [more…]

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Kanal Istanbul Website Opened

The Presidency of Communication launched its website, "Kanalistanbul.gov.tr", which contains the details of the Kanal Istanbul project and answers to all questions. Announcing that the website named "Kanalistanbul.gov.tr" prepared by the Communication Directorate has been opened on Twitter [more…]

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Marine NGOs Gathered for Kanal Istanbul

At the call of TÜRDEF, Seafarer NGOs came together for the “Canal Istanbul Project” Consultation. Turkey Shipping Federation (TÜRDEF) at least once every three months to carry out the decision of the Board of Directors agreed NGO Presidents' Meeting [more…]