Bülent Özcan

Director at Ministry for EU Affairs Bülent ÖZCAN graduated from Middle East Technical University International Relations Department in 1999 then completed his master’s degree at Marmara University European Union Institute on European Union Economy

He worked at the Ministry for European Union Affairs as assistant expert, expert and coordinator. Since September 2010, he has been acting as the Director of Project Management. He is responsible for implementing the projects on capacity building of civil society in Turkey, strengthening the civil society dialogue between Turkey and EU, capacity building of local governments notably governorates during the EU membership process and supporting EU expertise in public, university, civil society and private sector organisations. He has studies on “Instrument for Pre – accession Assistance”, “EU Grant Programmes and Supports to Civil Society Organisations” and “Project Preparation and Implementation”. He gives lecture on “Project Management” in MBA programme at TOBB- ETÜ University.