08/10/2022 to 09/10/2022

Venue

Istanbul, Turkey

Partner Organisations: FAO-Ripess-Altınbaş University-Rotary Club (Tarım Rotary)- Republic of Turkey Ministry of
Foreign Affairs Directorate for EU Affairs-BirİZ Association

Workshop Dates: 8-9 October 2022
Workshop Venue: İstanbul

Workshop Program:

8 OCTOBER
9:30- 10:00 Opening Speech Zeynep Özsoy-Altınbaş Üniversitesi School of Business / Nail Yıldız-Rotari Club (Agriculture
Rotari)
10:00-10:45 Group Discussion (sociometric warm up with all participants) İnanç Sümbüloğlu-Birİz
10:45-11:00 Coffee Break
11:00-12:30 Focus Group //Thinking and talking together for solidarity (inanç sümbüloğlu-zeynep özsoy-hande begum
doyduk-esin karamustafa-simay kızılkaya-melisa bıyıklı-kaan beşoğlul)
12:30-14:00 Lunch Break
14:00- 14:30 Panel
Moderation: İnanç Sümbüloğlu-Zeynep Özsoy-Nail Yıldız

(Discussion on Early Findings of Focus Group Activity)
20 sunum 10 dk soru cevap
14:30-15:00 Ripess (examples of best practices)
20 min presentation 10 min Q&A
15:00-15:30 FAO Türkiye -Acting Director Ayşegül Selisik (What can FAO offer for Women Cooperatives)
20 min presentation 10 min Q&A
15:30-16:00 Bülent Özcan Republic of Turkey Ministry of Foreign Affairs Directorate for EU Affairs- (EU Founding
Oportunuties)
20 min presentation 10 min Q&A

15:30-15:45 Coffee Break
15:45-16:15 Wrap-Up (İnanç Sümbüloğlu-Zeynep Özsoy-Nail Yıldız)
16:00-18:00 Free Time
18:00-20:00 Postane İstanbul (Coops meet with stakeholders: potential buyers, logistic firms, municipality
representatives’)
20:00-22:00 Dinner

9 OCTOBER
Social Activity and Networking with Constituencies
10:00-12:00 Kadıköy Cooperatives and Small Producers Market Visit

12:00-13:00 Transportation to boat
13:00-16:00 Boat Tour and Lunch
16:00 Farewell