28. October 2016
A new, interesting MWI-scholarship holder: Bugra Poyraz

Bugra Poyraz has just finished successfully his master thesis on the diplomatic relations between the Holy See and Ottoman Empire, which has recently been published in Turkey with the title of The History of the Church Diplomacy in Turkey. Now, he is starting a correspondence course in Geopolitics at Paris 8 University, at the French Institute of Geopolitics, where he will treat another important theme about the Turkish History of Christianity. He will stay at Istanbul in order to fulfil his assignments there, but he will post graduate in Paris about The Assyrian-Chaldeans of the Eastern Turkey. Geopolitics of the region and the migration to France in the twentieth century.

The MWI congratulates Bugra Poyraz for his successful master thesis and wishes him good luck and God's blessings for his post-graduation.

You may know a little bit more about him by following this link. (Interview with Bugra Poyraz, October 2016)

50 years MWI

Since 50 years the MWI accompanied, together with his partners, younger Churches in Africa and Asia on their way into the future. We support their leaders during their education and we share the vision of a common future.


Prof. Dr. Harald Suermann, Direktor des MWI
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