PRESS RELEASE

ORGANIZATION OF ISLAMIC COOPERATION (OIC) EXTRAORDINARY SUMMIT

and

COUNCIL OF FOREIGN MINISTERS MEETING

(Istanbul, 13 December 2017)

 1. GENERAL

Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Council of Foreign Ministers Meeting and Extraordinary Summit will be held on 13 December 2017 in İstanbul.

 

2. ACCREDITATION

Members of the press who wish to cover the Meetings should apply for accreditation by uploading the required documents online via http://akreditasyon.byegm.gov.tr, no later than Sunday, 10 December 2017, 6 p.m. Turkish local time.

Incomplete applications and requests received after the above mentioned date, will not be processed.

a) Members of the National Press;

Who have no press card are required to upload “a letter of authorization” from their media organization (officially signed by an authorized person and stamped) to the system.

Who have a press card are not required to upload any documents. (But Permanent and Free Press Card holders should upload a letter of authorization from their media organization online and state for which institution they are going to cover the ceremonies in the area named “Explanations” on the application page.)

b) Resident Members of the International Press in Turkey

International press members who are resident in Turkey are not required to submit any documents. They are only required to log in the system by the e-mail addresses and the password they used for their permanent accreditation application, and to select the activity they wish to cover, for completing the application.

Any e-mail address entered for the application other than the one used for permanent accreditation application will not be taken into account. For those members of the press who do not remember their e-mail addresses can contact us from the e-mail address  daimiakreditasyon@byegm.gov.tr.

c) Members Of The International Press Coming From Abroad

For these people are required to upload a letter of authorization from their media organization (officially signed by an authorized person and stamped) and a copy of their passport, to the system.

 

3. ACCREDITATION METHOD

a) Enter the address  http://akreditasyon.byegm.gov.tr

b)  If you are a first-time applicant, click on the “Register” button and enter your e-mail address and a password you choose.

c) Next, click on the activation link sent to your e-mail and complete your registration.

d) After clicking the activation link on the page that comes before you use the “Log in” button and re-enter the system with your e-mail address and password.

e) Fill out your personal information on the profile page and upload your photograph. (The information you submit should be; for members of the national press as written on your “identity card”, and for international press as written on your “passport”.)

f) After saving the personal information, on the page that opens click on the name of the activity “ OIC Extraordinary Summit (Istanbul, 13 December 2017)” on the area “Choose Application”.

g) For national and international press card holders’; media organization, position and contact information will automatically appear on the system. Members of the press will complete their application by clicking on the “Send” button on the right corner of the page.

h) For national and international media members without press card should upload the required documents to the system and complete their application by clicking on the “Send” button on the right corner of the page.

i) Members of press who complete the application successfully, will receive an e-mail message “Your application was saved in the system" (Re-apply if you have not received an e-mail as such.)

j) Upon approval, “a confirmation e-mail” will be sent to your mail address.

k) Do not forget the e-mail and password you used four your application. You will need these on your other accreditation applications.

 

4. LIVE BROADCAST / UPLINK VEHICLES

Only a limited number of uplink and other vehicles carrying technical equipment are allowed to enter the Meeting sites and these vehicles should have separate accreditations.

For each media organization only one person is enough to enter the vehicles information to the system. In case of more than one live broadcast vehicle to be commissioned to the ceremony sites you can register by clicking on the “Add Vehicle” button on the vehicle accreditation section of the application page.

Uplink and other vehicles carrying technical equipment without an accreditation card will not be allowed to enter the Meeting sites. Press members who are not accredited cannot benefit from press facilities or arrangements.

Information regarding the accreditation badges deliveries will be announced subsequently.

 

CONTACT INFORMATION:

 

1. Members of the national press

Contact Person : Sade ÖZTÜRK 

Contact Telephone Number : +90 312 583 61 35

Contact E-mail : sade.ozturk@byegm.gov.tr

 

2. Resident members of the international press in Turkey 

Contact Person : Rıza SUNGUR 

Contact Telephone Number : +90 312 583 62 64

Contact E-mail : riza.sungur@byegm.gov.tr

 

3. Members of the international press coming from abroad

Contact Person : Rıza SUNGUR 

Contact Telephone Number : +90 312 583 62 64

Contact E-mail : riza.sungur@byegm.gov.tr

PRESS RELEASE

MIKTA FOREIGN MINISTERS MEETING

(Istanbul, 13 December 2017)

 1. GENERAL

MIKTA (Turkey, Australia, Indonesia, South Korea and Mexico) Foreign Ministers Meeting will be held in Istanbul on December 13, 2017.

 

2. ACCREDITATION

Members of the press who wish to cover the Meeting should apply for accreditation by uploading the required documents online via http://akreditasyon.byegm.gov.tr, no later than Friday, 8 December 2017, 6 p.m.

Incomplete applications and requests received after the above mentioned date, will not be processed.

  

a)Members of the National Press;

Who have no press card are required to upload “a letter of authorization” from their media organization (officially signed by an authorized person and stamped) to the system.

Who have a press card are not required to upload any documents. (But Permanent and Free Press Card holders should upload a letter of authorization from their media organization online and state for which institution they are going to cover the ceremonies in the area named “Explanations” on the application page.)

 

b) Resident Members of the International Press in Turkey

International press members who are resident in Turkey are not required to submit any documents. They are only required to log in the system by the e-mail addresses and the password they used for their permanent accreditation application, and to select the activity they wish to cover, for completing the application.

Any e-mail address entered for the application other than the one used for permanent accreditation application will not be taken into account. For those members of the press who do not remember their e-mail addresses can contact us from the e-mail address  daimiakreditasyon@byegm.gov.tr.

 

c) Members Of The International Press Coming From Abroad

For these people are required to upload a letter of authorization from their media organization (officially signed by an authorized person and stamped) and a copy of their passport, to the system.

 

1-ACCREDITATION METHOD

a)Enter the address  http://akreditasyon.byegm.gov.tr

b)If you are a first-time applicant, click on the “Register” button and enter your e-mail address and a password you choose.

c) Next, click on the activation link sent to your e-mail and complete your registration.
d) After clicking the activation link on the page that comes before you use the “Log in” button and re-enter the system with your e-mail address and password.
e) Fill out your personal information on the profile page and upload your photograph. (The information you submit should be; for members of the national press as written on your “identity card”, and for international press as written on your “passport”.)
f) After saving the personal information, on the page that opens click on the name of the activity “MIKTA Foreign Ministers Meeting (Istanbul, 13 December 2017)” on the area “Choose Application”.
g) For national and international press card holders’; media organization, position and contact information will automatically appear on the system. Members of the press will complete their application by clicking on the “Send” button on the right corner of the page.
h) For national and international media members without press card should upload the required documents to the system and complete their application by clicking on the “Send” button on the right corner of the page.
i) Members of press who complete the application successfully, will receive an e-mail message “Your application was saved in the system" (Re-apply if you have not received an e-mail as such.)
j) Upon approval, “a confirmation e-mail” will be sent to your mail address.
k) Do not forget the e-mail and password you used four your application. You will need these on your other accreditation applications.

 

3. ACCREDITATION CARDS

Information regarding the distribution of accreditations cards will be announced subsequently.

 

Contact Information:

1) Batur TEMİZSOY – 0212 512 20 13/142- istanbul.enf@byegm.gov.tr

2) Handan BARLAS – 0212 512 20 13 /135- istanbul.enf@byegm.gov.tr

International press members who are resident in Turkey should renew their press cards every year. In addition, the press members can also apply for new cards due to various reasons such as changes in organization and residence, lost/stolen, passport expiration date cases etc.

Press card applications are only made online and those who will make new applications with the above-mentioned reasons should use their previous e-mail addresses and passwords. Applications made from different e-mail addresses shall not be accepted.

The press members who cannot remember their e-mail addresses can contact with our Directorate-General. Those who remember their e-mail addresses but cannot remember their passwords can link “Forgot Password” on http://akreditasyon.byegm.gov.tr.


DIRECTORATE-GENERAL OF PRESS AND INFORMATION (DGPI)

INFORMATION DEPARTMENT

Address: Ceyhun Atuf Kansu Cad. No: 122 Balgat/ANKARA

Tel: 0 (312) 583 62 47- 0(312) 583 62 50

E-mail: daimiakreditasyon@byegm.gov.tr


İSTANBUL PROVINCIAL OFFICE

Address: Meclis-i Mebusan Cad. No. 23 Dursun Han, Kat: 5 Salı Pazarı - Beyoğlu/İSTANBUL

Tel: 0(212) 512 2013  Extension: 133 or 135

E-Mail: istanbuldaimi@byegm.gov.tr

The Reyhanli Press Center which was set up by the DGPI for accreditation of the members of the press who wish to cover the developments relating to the joint operation in Idlib by the “De-escalation Control Force” composed of the armed forces units of Turkey, Russia and Iran as the guarantor countries of Astana Process in order for monitoring the cease-fire process in Syria, is closed by 24 Nowember, 2017.

Hereafter the press members, who wish to carry out for carrying out journalistic activities in and around the Reyhanli district,  should apply for the accreditation, submitting the required documents, to our Adana Office.

PRESS RELEASE

DGPI PRESS CENTER

Reyhanlı-Hatay

                                                                                      

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

Turkish Armed Forces within “De-escalation Control Force”, which was composed of the armed forces units of Turkey, Russia and Iran as the gurantor countries of Astana Process in order for monitoring the cease-fire process in Syria, started reconnaissance operation to determine surveillance posts in a bid to create a “de-escalation zone” in Syria’s province of Idlib.

 

ACCREDITATION

Having applied in person for accreditation to the DGPI Press Center at the address below and been accredited, the members of the press who wish to cover the developments relating to the joint operation in Idlib, can carry out journalistic activities in the secure areas to be determined by the related authorities.

Members of the national press should legibly fill in the enclosed accreditation form, attach a copy of their press card (Media members without this press card should apply with a letter of authorization from their media organization and a copy of their official ID cards.) and the photo in the jpeg format.

Resident members of the international press in Turkey should legibly fill in the enclosed accreditation form, attach a copy of their press card and the photo in the jpeg format.

Members of the international press coming from abroad should legibly fill in the enclosed accreditation form and attach a copy of their local press card, a letter of authorization from their media organization, a copy of their passport and the photo in the jpeg format.

Press members need to collect their accreditation cards in person by submitting an ID document at the Accreditation Center.

 

Accreditation Center:  (09:00-18:00)                                 

T.C. Reyhanlı Kaymakamlığı

Yeni Mahalle, Mehmet Akif Ersoy Caddesi

No:4, First Floor , Reyhanlı – HATAY

For the details:

Azmi AYDIN            Tel: 0544 904 19 68, e-mail: azmiaydin@gmail.com

Mehmet BAYATLI    Tel: +90 555 239 27 28

ATTACHMENT: Press Accreditation Form