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Sir David Logan was specialist in defence and security policy and in Turkey in the Diplomatic Service, serving in the political section of the British Embassy in Ankara from 1966-1970 and as Ambassador to Turkey from 1997-2001. He served as Deputy Chief of Mission at the British Embassies in Moscow and Washington. In the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, he […]
Ertanc Hidayettin works for the National Resource Centre for Supplementary Education (NRCSE) as a quality development manager. Ertanc is a qualified teacher who has worked in a number of community development and equality and diversity jobs for Haringey and Islington Councils. Prior to his duties at NRCSE, Ertanc was co-ordinator at the Turkish Language, Culture […]
Dr Esra Caglar is a psychiatrist with 13 years of experience and a holistic approach. She completed specialist training in working with children, adolescents and young adults and have a specialist interest in the psychotherapy of children and adults. She is also a member of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, Independent Doctors Federation, the Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health […]
Aradhana is a chartered clinical psychologist with over 19 years experience of working in the field of mental health, in the national health Service (NHS). She is a registered health practitioner with the Health and Care Professions Council, an Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society, and an affiliated clinical supervisor for the London and […]
Erminia Colucci is Senior lecturer at the Department of Psychology at Middlesex University London (UK). Prior to this, she was a lecturer and academic lead at the Centre for Psychiatry at Queen Mary University of London (UK), where she co-developed and coordinated the MSc in Creative Arts and Mental Health and lead the MSc in Transcultural […]
Dr Cemal Kavasogullari is a Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine Graduate and is currently practising as a GP in Glasgow. He also holds a PGCert in Aesthetic Medicine. He is the Deputy Chair of Royal College of General Practitioners’s Junior International Committee and the Treasurer of European Federation of Turkish Healthcare Professionals (ATSEF). Dr Kavasogullari’s special […]
Ozlem Eylem is a PhD student and researcher at the Virje Universiteit Amsterdam at the Department of Clinical Psychology in the Netherlands and at Wolfson Institute at Queen Mary University of London. Her primary interest is in global mental health more specifically in tailoring mental health services according to the culturally and ethnically diverse populations. In […]
Ambassador James F. Jeffrey retired from the Foreign Service with the rank of Career Ambassador in June 2012. At present he is the Philip Solondz distinguished visiting fellow at The Washington Institute for Near East Policy, a Visiting Instructor at George Washington University, consultant, and member of the Secretary of Defense’s Defense Policy Board. Ambassador […]

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Background of Communities in the UK

There are over 350,000 Turkish, Kurdish and Turkish Cypriots living and working in the United Kingdom; their settlement in the UK took place in distinct phases since the 1950s. As with many immigrant communities, they represent diverse communities with different socio-economic status, religious backgrounds, regional origins, and various motives for migrating to the UK. It […]