Erdem DİREKLER

 

 

 

 

 

 

DATE of BIRTH                                12.10.1966

 

NATIONALITY                                  Republic of Turkey

 

MARRITAL STATUS                            Married

 

 

 

 

EDUCATION

 

1984-1990                                                     Middle East Technical University,

Public Administration and Political Science Department

 

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

 

22 Years in Ministry for Transport and TRACECA National Secretary since 2012.

 

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2012-

Location

Turkey

Institution

Ministry of Transport, Maritime Affairs and Communications,

Directorate General of Foreign Relations and EU Affairs

Position

Deputy Directorate General

Description

 

 

 

Coordination of all international issues in the field of transport and communications. (TRACECA, ECMT-ITF, UN-ECE, UN-ESCAP, D-8, OECD, BSEC, ITU, ECO, etc.)

 

 

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2004-2012

Location

Turkey

Institution

Ministry of Transport, Foreign Relations Department

Position

Head of Department

Description

 

 

 

Coordination of all international issues in the field of transport and communications. (TRACECA, ECMT-ITF, UN-ECE, UN-ESCAP, D-8, OECD, BSEC, ITU, ECO, etc.)

 

 

 

Date :

2003-2004

Location

Turkey

Institution

Ministry of Transport, DG Land Transport

Position

Head of Department

Description

 

 

 

 

Coordination of all the national and international issues concerning domestic and international passenger transport by road, professional competence, bilateral/multi-lateral relations among countries and international organizations on road transport. Project Leader of EU Project on Assistance to the Turkish Road Transport Sector<//span>

 

 

 

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2001-2003

Location

Turkey

Institution

Ministry of Transport, Secretariat of Defence

Position

EU Expert, General Coordinator of NATO Affairs

Description

 

 

 

Coordination of all the national and international issues concerning NATO affairs.

 

 

 

Date:

1991-2001

Location

Turkey

Institution

Ministry of Transport, EU Coordination Department

Position

EU Expert

Description

 

 

 

Exploration of the acquis communautaire regarding the railway and combined transport sector.

 

Speciality Thesis: Railway and Combined Transport between Turkey and Europe

 

 

 

 

OTHER INTERNATIONAL DUTIES

 

Date :

2012

Location

Turkey

Institution

Cooperation Council of Turkish Speaking States

Position

Focal Point

 

 

Date :

10-12 October 2012

Location

Bangkok

Institution

UN ESCAP, 3. Committee on Transport<//span>

Position

Rapporteur<//span>

 

 

Date :

2011-2012

Location

Geneva

Institution

UN-ECE

Position

Chairman of Inland Transport Committee

 

 

Date :

2009-2010

Location

Geneva

Institution

UN-ECE

Position

Chairman of WP5

 

 

Date :

1-3 November 2010

Location

Bangkok

Institution

UN ESCAP, 2. Committee on Transport<//span>

Position

Chair<//span>

 

 

Date :

29-30 October 2008

Location

Bangkok

Institution

UN ESCAP, 1. Committee on Transport<//span>

Position

Vice Chair<//span>