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Turkey office


Gayret Mahallesi Sehit Cem Ersever Caddesi 9/11
Tarla Bitkileri Arastirma Enstitusu
06170, Yenimahalle, Ankara

Postal address

P.K. 39 06511


Phone: +90 312 344 8777, +90 312 344 8327, +90 312 344 1631, +90 312 344 1327, +90 312 344 1657
Fax: +90 312 327 0798

Administrative contact

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Zerrin Melek

Finance and Administrative Coordinator, Turkey

Media contact

Please contact CIMMYT’s communications team.

Country representative

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Abdelfattah A. Dababat

Senior Scientist, Soil Borne Diseases, and Country Representative for Turkey

Regional representative, Asia

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Arun Kumar Joshi

CIMMYT Regional Representative for Asia and Managing Director, Borlaug Institute for South Asia (BISA)


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