The 8th Global Forum on Migration and Development Summit Meeting which is being organized under the Chairmanship of Turkey since July 1, 2014 and which is hosted by Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkey Feridun Sinirlioğlu started in Istanbul.

Foreign Minister Emine Çolak is attending the Summit at which 150 countries are represented upon the invitation of Minister of Foreign Affairs Feridun Sinirlioğlu.

Senior officials of international organizations and representatives of non-governmental organizations are also participating in the Summit Meeting.

Last night Minister Çolak also attended the official dinner to which the other participant Ministers were also invited.