17 October 2007
ESI in Austrian radio debate on Turkey

Gerald participated in a debate on Turkey on Austrian national radio Ö1. Together with Cengiz Günay from the Austrian Institute for International Affairs (OIIP) and Sirvan Ekici, member of the municipal council of Vienna for the Conservative Party ÖVP he discussed recent trends and developments in Turkish society such as the new constitution, the headscarf, US-Turkish relations, the PKK insurgency, and Turkey's accession to the EU. More information as well as a recording of the broadcast is available on Ö1's website.

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Alan Grant is an Irish photographer who travelled extensively in the Balkans and other countries and regions of the world. Thanks to him, ESI is able to show fascinating pictures of the Balkans: the facades of Tirana, the painted mosques of Travnik, the fabulous old houses of Plovdiv and the spectacular blue of water - dark in the Bay of Kotor, emerald in the river valleys of Bosnia, deep blue in Ohrid, twinkling in the Aegean Sea and on the Bosporus.

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Jonathan Lewis lives between London and Istanbul. He moved to London and spent many years studying photography and now specialises in photojournalism, documentary photography and commercial work for a wide variety of private and commercial clients in the UK, Europe and Turkey. His work has appeared in a number of magazines and publications and is used on the ESI website as well.

You can find out more about Jonathan Lewis on his website www.jonathanlewisphoto.com