No: 227, 11 July 2017, Press Release Regarding The Election Of Dr. Ömer Faruk Altıntaş To The Oic Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission

Republic Of Turkey Ministry Of Foreign Affairs 11.07.2017
During the elections held today (11 July) on the margins of the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers meeting of 10-11 July 2017 in Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire), Dr. Ömer Faruk Altıntaş was elected to the OIC Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission for the period between 2018 and 2021 in the Asian Group with the highest vote.


The IPHRC has a Turkish member uninterruptedly since its establishment, which is a reflection of the confidence accorded to Turkey within the OIC.

Mehmet Vakur Erkul Ambassador
Monday - Friday

09.00 - 12.30 / 13.30 - 18.00

Consular Section Application Hours: 09.30-12.00\To get information by phone, please call between 14:00-16:00 hrs
1/1/2020 1/1/2020 New Year's Day
1/6/2020 1/6/2020 The Epiphany
4/10/2020 4/10/2020 Good Friday
4/13/2020 4/13/2020 Second Easter Day
5/1/2020 5/1/2020 Vappu/May Day
5/21/2020 5/21/2020 Helatorstai/Ascension Day
5/24/2020 5/24/2020 Religious Holiday (Ramadan)
6/19/2020 6/19/2020 Midsummer Eve/Juhannus
7/31/2020 7/31/2020 Religious Holiday (Eid al Adha)
10/29/2020 10/29/2020 29 October Republic Day
12/6/2020 12/6/2020 Independence Day of Finland
12/24/2020 12/26/2020 Christmas Eve/Days