2021 will be celebrated as "Yunus Emre and the Year of Turkish" President Recep Tayyip Erdogan issued a circular regarding the celebration of 2021 as the "Year of Yunus Emre and Turkish"
Erdogan, in the circular in the Official Gazette, commemorating and celebrating the year 2021 by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) due to the 700th anniversary of Yunus Emre, one of the cornerstones of Turkish language and civilization. reminded that it was included.
Stating that Yunus Emre uses the concepts of love for human and nature, tolerance, brotherhood and peace in his poems in the purest Turkish and addressed to all humanity regardless of religion, language and race, Erdoğan said:
"Yunus has succeeded in becoming a poet far beyond his age, bringing people together around common values by contributing to world humanism with the principle of 'looking at seventy-two nations with one eye' and his philosophy built on universal human values.
In order to present Yunus Emre as a common value to the world humanity and to remind our country once again, the year 2021 is remembered as 'Our Yunus', emphasizing the importance of Turkish, which is the legacy of Yunus Emre, and its conscious and correct use with the identity of the civilization language. It has been decided to organize a campaign called 'World Language Turkish' throughout the country and abroad. "
Events can be held under the auspices of the Presidency
Expressing that the activities to be organized within this scope will be carried out with the relevant public institutions and organizations under the coordination of the Ministry of Culture and Tourism, President Erdoğan announced that the events to be determined by the Presidency can be held under the auspices of the Presidency.
Stating that the logo, posters, announcements, invitations, announcements and similar documents and visual documents related to the events will be determined by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism with the relevant institutions and will be used in accordance with the corporate identity, Erdogan said, "The expenses of the projects and events to be realized will be covered by the relevant public institutions and organizations. In this context, I kindly request all the support, assistance and convenience that will be required to carry out the activities to be organized throughout the year in the best possible way by all public institutions and organizations without delay. used expressions.