Istanbul hosts an international summit on early childhood education


The Turkish Ministry of Education is organizing an international summit on early childhood education in Istanbul on February 9 and 10.

During the summit, the steps taken to spread pre-school education and raise its quality will be discussed, in addition to discussing “Vision 2023 for Early Childhood Education” in Turkey.

Ministers and academics from many countries, experts in the field of education, and representatives of international and civil organizations will participate in the summit, which will be held in cooperation with UNICEF.


Turkish Minister of Education, Mahmoud Ozer, sent invitation letters to his counterparts in 17 countries to participate in the summit.

Ozer sent the letters to the education ministers of Azerbaijan, Czechia, Denmark, Georgia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, South Korea, Kosovo, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Hungary, Uzbekistan, Pakistan, Portugal, Romania, Thailand and Kazakhstan.