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Ms. Hale Altan Ocakverdi

Deputy Secretary General, Turkish Business & Industry Association (TÜSIAD)
Hale Altan Ocakverdi is the Deputy Secretary General responsible for micro reforms at TUSIAD. As an expert of energy, environment and sustainability related issues, she has been leading the TUSIAD Environment Working Group, preparing reports on climate change and organizing meetings with various stakeholders to improve public – private sector dialogue.TUSIAD Environment Working Group works closely with the government on climate change issues and Turkey's position with regards to global agenda.

Since 2008, she has been participating in UNFCCC COP meetings and organizing side events for TUSIAD that aim at creating a road map for the private sector to adapt to environmental needs and necessities. Focusing on the application of sustainable measures and standards for ensuring healthy and permanent growth, she represents TUSIAD and the Turkish private sector in Climate Change Coordination Council. Hale ALTAN OCAKVERDI , a graduate of Bryn Mawr College (Economics and Political Science) in the U.S., received her MA from Leiden University in European Union Law and Executive MBA from Koc University.


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