Trabzon-Akçaabat Awareness Raising Event Completed
The fifth of the Awareness-Raising Event (ARE) series was held on 1 June 2021 in Trabzon. The second event in Trabzon aimed to raise awareness on civilian oversight, and promote the visibility of the Local Prevention and Security Board (LPSB) established in Akçaabat.
The event was attended by District Governor Mr. Ramazan Kurtyemez, representatives of Ministry of Interior and UNDP, members of the district LPSB, NGO representatives, national and local press-media.
With 48 participants in the event, the opening remarks were delivered by Akçaabat District Governor Mr.Ramazan Kurtyemez, and MoI Expert Mr. Hasan Ali Taşlı. UNDP Expert Mr. Ömer Bilen shared the results of the public opinion poll on local security. Then, Ms. Sevcan Kılıç Akıncı, UNDP Key Expert on Local Boards, delivered two presentations namely on “Importance of Civilian Oversight to Build Trust” and “Developments under the Project and Akçaabat Local Prevention and Security Plan.”
The afternoon session featured group and plenary discussions towards generating innovative solutions for Akçaabat Local Prevention and Security Plan. The results of group discussion were delivered to the plenary by group spokespersons.
With the Akçaabat Event, the Awareness Raising Events in Trabzon are completed