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Westminster Debate ‘The International Response to the Rohingya Crisis’

29 November 2017, House of Commons Turkey has been deeply involved in the international aid effort for the Rohingya, and on 7 September, Turkey’s foreign aid agency became the first foreign outfit to deliver an initial shipment of 1000 tonnes of basic food and medicine to Rohingya areas. Meanwhile, Turkish officials have visited the refugee camps […]

Briefing on Turkey leading the response to the Myanmar crisis

14 September 2017 With its aid to Myanmar’s Rohingya Muslims, Turkey is stepping up efforts to become an independent world power Turkey has led the international response to the crisis in Myanmar and Bangladesh, gaining access to areas where other aid agencies have been blocked This is the latest in a series of initiatives that has […]

Penny Green

Westminster Debate ‘The International Response to the Rohingya Crisis Penny Green is an Australian criminologist. Since September 2014, she has been Professor of Law and Globalisation at Queen Mary University, London. Before being appointed as Professor at Queen Mary University, she was Professor of Law and Criminology at King’s College London and worked at the […]


CEFTUS 4th Anniversary Gala

We are very excited that CEFTUS will be celebrating its fourth anniversary this year. Our anniversary event will mark success of our work so far and will raise funds to carry out our future projects. Our anniversary celebrations in previous years welcome members of parliaments of UK and Turkey, London councillors, academics, journalists, business people […]

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 […]


Would you like to become a member of CEFTUS or donate? We provide a voice for the entire Turkish-speaking community in the UK at a governmental level, and we have helped raise the profile and improve the perception of the community. We foster lively debate around issues affecting Turkey and the diaspora, challenging preconceptions. Our […]

CEFTUS 2011-2012 Booklet

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