Pandor travels to Türkiye for Antalya Diplomacy Forum

Friday, March 1, 2024

Minister of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) Dr Naledi Pandor will participate in the 3rd Antalya Diplomacy Forum (ADF) in Antalya in the Republic of Türkiye.

“The Minister will use the opportunity of her visit to Antalya to hold a bilateral meeting with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Türkiye, Hakan Fidan,” DIRCO said on Friday.

The ADF, which is scheduled to take place from 1 – 3 March 2024, is attended by Heads of State and Government, foreign ministers, high-level officials, diplomats, non-government organisations, media and the business community from around the world.

This year’s forum takes place under the overarching theme, 'Advancing Diplomacy in Times of Turmoil'.

Pandor is scheduled to participate as a panellist on the topic, 'Understanding the Global South', on Saturday 2 March at 1:30 pm.

Other topics to be discussed during the forum include:

  • The Gaza Contact Group.
  • Building Blocks for Permanent Peace in the Middle East.
  • Realising the Potential of Africa.

On the sidelines of the ADF, the First Lady of the Republic of Turkey, Madam Emine Erdogan, will host a High-Level Session on Women, Peace and Security. –