|ORSAM - Center for Middle Eastern Strategic Studies|
Director: Saban Kardas
EuroMeSCo "liaison officer": Hakan Tasci, Secretary General
Areas of work
ORSAM carries out research on social, economic and political developments in the Middle East. Recent research focuses on refugees, radicalization, Foreign Terrorist Fighters, Minorities in the Middle East.
Objective of the Euromed / Middle East programme
ORSAM's main area of focus has been Syria, Iraq, Iran and Lebanon. It conducts extensive field work in those areas, which will make enormous contribution to the EuroMesCo network research potential.
ORSAM supports, contributes and hosts meetings and national and international conferences in order to ensure discussions of current issues and developments in the Middle East by various parties.
It publishes several periodicals:
- Middle East Analysis (Ortadoğu Analiz)
- Middle Eastern Studies (Ortadoğu Etütleri)
- ORSAM Reports
Membership to other networks
Middle East Studies Association
Süleyman Nazif Sokak No: 12-B
Çankaya, Ankara, Turkey
Phone: +90 312 430 26 09