PRESIDENT AND BOARD MEMBERS OF 150 NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS HAD PARTICIPATED IN A BAKE WITH THE MAIN THEME “NEW CONSTITUTION FOR A POWERFUL TURKEY AND PRESIDENTIAL SYSTEM” ORGANIZED BY CAPITAL PLATFORM
Chairman of Capital Platform Dr.Mustafa KURT:
“The origin of the today’s NGOs is Ottoman, Ahi Evran”
Ankara (Civil Initiative) – President and Board Members of 150 non-governmental organizations had participated in a bake with the main theme “new constitution for a powerful Turkey and presidential system” organized by capital international peace and brotherhood platform.
The opening of the meeting held in Protocol Business Centre MG Amade Halls is done by Dr. Mustafa Kurt, Chairman of the Capital Platform. Deputy Chairman of the Capital Platform Adv. Neslihan Duran Kocakaya and Adv. Neslihan Şeker informed the participants about “New Constitution Works and Presidential System “.
Dr.Mustafa KURT: “The origin of the today’s NGOs is Ottoman, Ahi Evran”
Chairman of Capital Platform Dr. Mustafa Kurt in his opening speech in the meeting on “New Constitution and Presidential System” noting on the motto “let live state so the state live” said that we should preserve the ethic of Ahi Evran.
Dr. Kurt pointing that civil society organizations around the world arises from the concept of foundation of the Ottoman Empire said that “organizations called civil society organizations or NGO’s today has changed and NGO’s emerged and today the origin of the organizations that took these names is Ottoman, Ahi Evran. This heritage should be preserved.
Dr. Mustafa Kurt said these:
“As Capital Platform we have prepared a report for the Constitution by producing new ideas under the light of the data which we get through determining the expectations and sensitivity of the community with a wide range of research and survey work to support peace and acting sensitive on the new constitution as well as in all matters of social responsibility and have presented it to the Parliament.
In these days the current state of Turkish is discussed, while new constitution is being prepared in Constitutional Commission of Grand National Assembly we want Turkish to get rid of foreign words, Turkish to be adapted to the era by linguists, necessary measures to be taken to develop and protect Turkish, Turkish to be the language widely used over the world (like English), being a universal Language in US and its promotion in the New Constitution.
Adv. Neslihan Duran Kocakaya “We are sharing the work of new constitution which we prepared with the public opinion”
Deputy Chairman of the Capital Platform Adv. Neslihan Duran Kocakaya in her speech stating that they have presented “Draft New Constitution” to the Parliament within the framework of the Project of social responsibility said that “today we are living the honor and happiness of sharing the subject with the public opinion while we are informing the chairmen of 150 NGO’s and the journalists.”
Adv. Kocakaya said these:
“Three years ago the Parliament made a call to the political parties, universities and civil society organizations… Upon this call we have made a “survey”. We presented New Constitution draft which we prepared to the Parliament met under the presidency of Cemil Çiçek as verbal and oral in the Commission numbered 3. Capital Platform as a civil society organization spoke there other than AK Party, CHP, MHP and DTP, did his job adequately.”
Adv. Naile Şeker “the main agenda will be the new Constitution and Presidential System in 2015 general election”
Capital Platform Advisory Board Member Adv. Naile Şeker in her assessment referring to the the presidential system said: “the agenda of election will be the new Constitution and Presidential System in 2015 general election in Turkey “.
Adv. Şeker said these:
“The discussion for presidential system is not the first time in the agenda. At past Alpaslan Türkeş, Necmettin Erbakan, Turgut Özal and even Süleyman Demirel declares their opinions in favor of this system and a political memory emerged on this. Especially the politicians who are president after a long time prime ministry realized that the execution should be in one hand. The perception is getting stronger that long discussions in democracy losses time to the country during the solution of the problems. In these days the only system which provides fast, efficient and powerful decision-making power is presidential system.”
Later on Adv. Naile Şeker has been awarded with a plaque due to the services to the understanding of “let live people so the state live” within the mission of Capital Platform. The ceremony ended after Family picture of the chairmen of civil society organizations.
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