SPERI Director visits Turkey

Tony Payne and Dimitris Tsarouhas
Tony Payne talking at the end of his lecture to Dimitris Tsarouhas, Head of Department of International Relations at Bilkent University.

Professor Tony Payne, one of SPERI’s Co-Directors, spent last week in Turkey.  He visited the respective Departments of International Relations at Koç University in Istanbul and Bilkent University in Ankara.

Turkey assumed the Presidency of the G20 in December last year and will host the next G20 summit in November 2015.

At both Koç and Bilkent Tony gave lectures entitled: ‘The Global Governance of Global Crisis: Why the G20 Summit was Created, Why We Still Need it, and Where We Want Turkey to Lead it’.