University of Kyrenia and Kyrenia Municipality collaborate
Date Added: 30 September 2019, 11:39

University of Kyrenia Faculty of Maritime Studies Acting Dean Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mehmet Fatih Hüseyinoğlu and the Head of University of Kyrenia Maritime Center (GÜDENMER) Captain Enver Yetkili visited together the Mayor of Kyrenia Nidai Güngördü at his office.

During the visit, both sides, GÜDENMER and Kyrenia Municipality exchanged views on what can be done within the framework of popularizing the sea and maritime activities.

As a result of the meeting, the Faculty of Maritime Studies Acting Dean Assoc. Dr. Mehmet Fatih Hüseyinoğlu has agreed to make contributions towards the ‘Maritime Biology Museum’ in which the marine life will be exhibited and which is still under construction by the Kyrenia Municipality.

During the visit, both sides have agreed on the project developed within the framework of the popularization of maritime activities to place a Monumental Ship Anchor to Kyrenia Antique Port. The anchor which will be supplied by GÜDENMER will include the maritime quotes of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk and Rauf Raif Denktaş.

Kyrenia Mayor Nidai Güngördü said that he is happy to cooperate with a university for maritime in Kyrenia which is a port city.

At the end of the visit, it has been stated that the working groups will be established for these projects and will start to operate rapidly.