Tirana, June 1, 2017
The research center about Islamic History, Art and Culture (IRCICA) is one of the research institutions with whom the Albanian Institute of Islamic Thought and Civilization has a fruitful collaboration over the years.
A delegation from AIITC conducted a working visit to IRCICA's headquarters on 31.05.2017.
The delegation, composed by Prof. As. Dr. Ramiz Zekaj - Chairman of AIITC, amb. Shaban Murati - Member of Board of AIITC and Ubejd Osmani - Head of the Department for Foreign Relations at AIITC, met with IRCICA's General Director, Dr. Halit Eren.
The parties discussed a range of issues in the fields where they think they should direct their co-operation in the future.
In principle, it was agreed to develop a joint exhibition in Tirana on the theme "Cultural and Human Values of the Holy Places, Mecca and Medina".
Dr. Halit Eren expressed his will to cooperate also in the fields of seminars, scientific sessions, translation of books and the manuscript transcription available by IRCICA and other cultural and scientific centers in Istanbul.
Later on, the AIITC delegation accompanied by the General Director of IRCICA, dr. Halit Eren paid a visit to the library of this center, where they closely acquainted with the achievements this library has had in recent years.
Dr. Halit Eren promised that soon he will pay a working visit to Tirana and other centers in the Balkan region.