MUSLIMS IN THE BALKANS

Islamic Unions in the Balkans

Turkish state agencies in the Balkans

Foundations and institutions of the Gülen network

Other organisations

 

Islamic Unions in the Balkans


Country Name Link
Kosovo

Bashkësie Islame www.bislame.net
Albania

Komuniteti MuslimanKomuniteti Bektashi www.kmsh.alwww.komunitetibektashi.org
Bosnia-Herzegovina Islamska Zajednica/ Rijaset www.rijaset.ba/en/
Macedonia

Bashkësia Fetare Islame(Makedonya Islam Birliği) www.bim.org.mk
Bulgaria

Мюсюлманско Изповедание -
Главно МюфтийствоBulgaristan Başmüftülüğü
www.genmufti.net
Serbia

Mešihat - Islamske Zajednice u Srbiji (Belgrade) www.islamskazajednica.org  
Rijaset - Islamska Zajednice u Srbije (Novi Pazar) www.rijaset.rs
Greece

 
Elected Muftis of Komotini/ Gumuljina Xanthi/ Iskeçe www.gumulcinemuftulugu.info
www.iskecemuftulugu.org
Appointed Muftis of Komotini (Μουφτεία Κομοτηνής) Xanthi/ Iskeçe (Μουφτείας Ξάνθης) www.muftikomotini.com www.muftixanthi.com
Turkey Diyanet Işleri BaşkanlığıBalkan Islam Şurası www.diyanet.gov.tr/english/


Turkish State Agencies in The Balkans


Institution

Offices

Link

TIKA

Turkish Cooperation and Development Agency

Regional offices in Sarajevo; Skopje; Tirana; Podgorica; Belgrade

www.tika.gov.tr

Yunus Emre Institute

Cultural Centres in Sarajevo; Skopje; Tirana

http://www.yunusemrevakfi.com.tr

Diyanet

Represented by religious attachés

www.diyanet.gov.tr/english/

Turkish municipalities

Occasional cooperation projects

i.e. http://www.bursa.bel.tr



Foundations and Institutions of The Gülen Network


Country

Name

Link

Kosovo

Gulistan Education Centre

http://www.gulistankosova.eu

- Mehmet Akif College, Prishtina (2000)

- Mehmet Akif College, Prizren

www.mackosova.com

Albania

Sema Foundation (Fondacioni Sema)

www.sema.edu.al

http://gulistan.edu.al

Colleges

- Tirana, Kolegji Mehmet Akif (1993)

- Shkoder, Shkolla Hasan Riza Pasha (2001)

- Tirana, Institucioni Parashkollor (2006)

- Tirana, Qendër Kursesh Meridian (2006)

http://gulistan.edu.al

Medreses operated co-jointly with the Komuniteti Musliman

- Elbasan – Cerrik (Liria)

- Kavajë (Hafiz Ali Korça),

- Tiranë, (H. Mahmud Dashi)

- Buharaja-Berat (Medrese Vexhi)

- Korça

 

 

www.sema.edu.al/Liria.html

www.sema.edu.al/Alikorca.html

www.sema.edu.al/Mahmuddashi.html

www.sema.edu.al/VexhiBuharaja.html

www.sema.edu.al/Korcamedrese.html

Epoka University

www.epoka.edu.al

Bosnia-Herzegovina

Bosna Sema Foundation

www.bosnasema.com

Primary schools

- Sarajevo

- Tuzla

- Zenica

http://internationalschool.ba/

Colleges in

- Sarajevo

- Bihać

- Tuzla

www.sarajevocollege.com

 

International Burch University Sarajevo

www.ibu.ed.ba

Macedonia

Yahya Kemal Colleges and primary schools

- Skopje (1996)

- Gostivar (1999)

- Struga (2002)

http://www.yahyakemalcollege.edu.mk

Zaman Makedonya

http://mk.zaman.com.tr/mk-tr

Bulgaria

Zaman Bulgaria

http://bg.zaman.com.tr/bg-tr/mainAction.action



Other Organisations


Country

Name

Activity

Link

Bosnia

International University of Sarajevo Close to the AKP government and religious
brotherhoods

http://www.ius.edu.ba

Macedonia

International Balkan University, A project of the AKP government [initiated by
Veysel Eroğlu]

http://www.ibu.edu.mk

Turkey

Ilim Yayma
Cenmiyeti [Society for the furthering of sciences]
 

http://www.iyc.org.tr

Bilim SanatVakfi Think tank close to Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoğlu

http://www.bisav.org.tr

Aziz Mahmut Hüdayi Vakfı  

http://www.hudayivakfi.org

Hulus Efendi Vakfı  

http://hulusiefendivakfi.org.tr

Europe Euro Islam News and analysis on Islam in Europe and America http://www.euro-islam.info/
Islamopedia Guide to Islamic Law and politics http://www.islamopediaonline.org/
   

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