Interactive City Directory

Çankaya, Turkey
39.924444 32.885556

Population: 832,075


About Our Program

Çankaya is the central metropolitan district of the city of Ankara, the capital of Turkey, and is the home of the President of Turkey. The area is also home to many of the capital's embassies, government departments and best-known landmarks. Çankaya is the heart of the city, a fashionable business and cultural centre as well as the centre of government.

Seeking New Sister Cities

Çankaya, Turkey seeks new relationships in the following regions:

North America

Areas of interest for new exchanges:

  • Virtual cultural exchanges, festivals, and activities
  • Organizing global travel exchanges
  • Economic partnerships/Business development/Trade delegations
  • Municipal governance exchanges

The Municipality of Cankaya is interested in developing a sister city relationship with a community in the United States with a focus in social services, energy and climate, culture, tourism, and gender equality.

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