The First Pilot Regional Meeting of OKUYAY Platform Took Place in Adana!
OKUYAY Platform’s first of the meetings for the 4 regions where it will carry out its pilot projects, held in Adana. To the first meeting held on Tuesday, 7 January 2020; President of the Association of Turkey Publishers Kenan Kocaturk, OKUYAY Platform team, one of the partners Turkish Librarians Association, Kadıköy Municipality, Mother and Child Education Foundation and Reading Culture Association together with the representatives and the surrounding provinces and NGO representatives of nearly thirty of the district, bookstores, informal structures, teachers, librarians, and volunteers attended.
At the meeting, after the introduction of OKUYAY Platform, the participants were told what was done to spread the reading culture in Adana and its surroundings. The studies carried out to spread the reading culture in Adana and its surroundings, identified needs, and possible studies were discussed. The information on how to implement and process a pilot project for the upcoming months that will be supported by OKUYAY Platform in the Adana region was shared.