ADO Alevi Düsünce Ocağı - Alevi Philosophy Center

National Network

Vefabey Sok. 14/10
34349 İstanbul/

0532 513 2795
Telephone (other)
0212 212 0130
0212 212 0129
E-Mail (2)
E-Mail (3)
E-Mail (4)
Mobile Phone
0532 513 2795
Mobile Phone (other)
0533 465 6320
Organisation Type
Year of Establishment
Fields of Activity
  1. Human rights
General Information
Turkey has a considerable number of Alevi citizens who are subject to discrimination of state on fields of Religious Freedom, Education and government supports. ADO is one of the Alevi Organizations in country.
Mission and Objectives

To understand and explain Alevi belief system and culture under the contemporary atmosphere.
To provide correct and dependable infirmation to communal memory.
Transferring theessence of Alevi philosophy to coming generations.
To introduce and present the philosophy, music, literature, semah dances and symbols of Alevi belief system in and out of national borders.

Main Projects / Activities

Following the  implication procedures of ECHR  European Court of Human Rights Judgements in Turkey and informing CM Committee of Ministers properly and timely.
Organizing and / or  participating in national and international meetings, seminars and cultural activities.
Preparing and printing books and written documents.

How can you contribute to the Network in your country?

We are already familiar with many members of ALF in Turkey we shall disseminat more information about ALF and btain further membership interest among the hundreds of Alevi NGO's.

Why do you want to join the ALF Network?

We hv been involved in many activities of ALF already.

Contact (1) Full Name
Dogan Bermek
Job Title
Head of the organisation
Dogan Bermek
Contact (2) Full Name
Kemal Akgün
Job Title (2)
V. President