The Turkic Council
The Turkic Council is a regional organization comprising 5 member states in Eastern Europe, Central Asia, and the Caucasus. It was founded in 2009 with the aim of promoting cooperation and integration among its member states and promoting democracy, human rights, and the rule of law.
The Turkic Council is headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey, and is led by a Secretary General, who is appointed by the member states. It has a number of committees and working groups that focus on specific areas of concern, such as economic development, trade, security, and health.
The Turkic Council has a number of programs and initiatives in place to promote cooperation and integration in Eastern Europe, Central Asia, and the Caucasus, including trade, economic development, education, and health. It also has a number of specialized agencies, such as the Turkic Academy and the Turkic Culture and Heritage Foundation, which work on specific issues related to the organization's mandate.
The Turkic Council holds a number of meetings and events throughout the year, including the Summit of Heads of State and Government, which brings together the leaders of the member states to discuss issues of common concern. The organization also has a number of sporting events, such as the Turkic Games, which are held every four years.