The Jakarta Post
The Indonesian Students Association (PPI) in Istanbul held a cultural day to introduce Indonesia to its hosts. Supported by the Indonesian Consulate General in the city, the event was organized at Istanbul Technical University.
Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO) in Istanbul such as Mozaik and Dimes also supported the event.
The Indonesian Cultural Day was held on Dec. 22, started at 2:30 p.m. and finished at 4:30 p.m.
Many visitors from Iraq, Iran, Pakistan, Uzbekistan, Nigeria, Germany, Malaysia, Turkey and Indonesia itself attended the event.
Most of the visitors knew a little bit of information about Indonesia, but there were also a few who could speak Indonesian among the visitors from Turkey and Africa.
The event was prepared by a committee. At the entrance the visitors were served traditional dishes, such as noodles, martabak (pancakes) and ...