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INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND ECONOMIC COOPERATION AWARDS

INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND ECONOMIC COOPERATION is supporting international actors, governments, NGO`s in their activities offering international recognition and a large area of prizes and award`s destined to bestow on receiver the international authority and fame that our Institute is entrusted.

Among these prizes the most famous and felicitous is WORLD STATESMAN OF THE YEAR  AWARD.

 WORLD STATESMAN OF THE YEAR title is offered by an Academic Committee composed by former and active:  presidents, prime ministers, ministers, ministers of foreign affairs and foreign affairs experts and diplomats.

The WORLD STATESMAN OF THE YEAR AWARD  is the most influential and prestigious prize dedicated to reward international activity on world stage and to point out peerless leaders with indomitable spirit and steadfastness that by life long accomplishments rose to the ranks of world statesmanship recognition.  

The WORLD STATESMAN OF THE YEAR AWARD is awarded by Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation of Romania 

The prize is offered annually in recognition of important achievements in promoting free society, democracy, market economy and international relations and peace between confession, peoples and countries. The receiver must be an active or former president, prime minister or foreign affairs minister.The title is vary rarely offered and only in exceptional circumstances.

 

 

This title is strictly dedicated to acting presidents and prime-ministers, high ranking international diplomats and high ranking government officials.

This title is only offered for extraordinary achievements and is not offered on a yearly based, but only if there are obtained the necessary conditions for awarding the title.

 

ROMANIA- MEDAL OF HONOUR.

This decoration is offered only to personality that promoted Romania in international affairs or to personalities that helped economic, diplomatic, cultural or international affairs connections between their country and Romania. This title is very rarely offered.

ROMANIA MEDAL OF HONOR is awarded as a sign of prestige and international recognition for foreign dignitaries and important personalities for their life time achievements.

 

H.E. Prime-Minister of Syria - Muhammad Naji Al -Otari  receives ROMANIA MEDAL OF HONOR 

 

ROMANIA MEDAL OF HONOR is destined to reward foreign and romanian dignitaries that uphold the international cooperation, peace, development, mutual understanding among peoples and societies , for promoting media freedom, cultural and economic development as tools for international cooperation and peace building. 

INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS AND ECONOMIC COOPERATION is also promoting and sustaining economic activities, specially tourism and mass media.


 

ATTENTION: All the images provided for the prizes and award`s are just orientative and are not representing the actual prizes.

 

WORLD STATESMAN of the year award considered more influential than Nobel prize.

 

Foreign dignitaries , academic corp. member , professors warmly greeted professor Anton Caragea , director of Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation of Romania on the decision of awarding WORLD STATESMAN OF THE YEAR title to President of Turkmenistan , H.E Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov . Professor Shirin Akiner from Cambridge University went as far as observing that WORLD STATESMAN OF THE YEAR award has become this year more influential and less controversial than the Nobel Prize congratulating Romania for this decision.

  

 

OSCE Secretary General Marc Perrin de Brichambaut,

Secretary General of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), had arrived in Ashgabat to attend the OSCE Secretary General Marc Perrin de Brichambaut. The head of the authoritative international organisations congratulated the Turkmen leader on receiving the diploma of the title of honour of “WORLD STATESMAN OF THE YEAR ” of Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation of Romania and Professor Anton Caragea presence on the 15th anniversary of neutrality and the great success of the international forum dedicated to the national holiday.

Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey

 Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Turkey Ahmet Davutoglu, had arrived in Ashgabat to participate in the celebration of the 15th anniversary of neutrality of Turkmenistan. Minister Ahmet Davutoglu congratulated the Turkmen leader on receiving the diploma of the title of honour of “WORLD STATESMAN OF THE YEAR ” of Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation of Romania and Professor Anton Caragea presence and the great success of the international forum dedicated to the national holiday. In this regard, the distinguished guest said that Turkey was proud to be one of the first states in 1995 to support the adoption of the United Nations Resolution on the Permanent Neutrality of Turkmenistan, the constructive foreign policy strategy of which due to President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov’s prudence stood today as a critical factor for peace and stability in the region.

Chairman of the CIS Executive Committee

Chairman of the Executive Committee, Executive Secretary of the Commonwealth of Independent States Sergei Lebedev, had arrived in Ashgabat to attend the International Conference on Permanent Neutrality of Turkmenistan: Cooperation for Peace, Security and Progress and the celebrations in honour of the 15th anniversary of neutrality of Turkmenistan, at the Ruhiyet Palace. Expressing gratitude for the heartfelt welcome extended in the Turkmen land, the guest congratulated the President on receiving the diploma of the title of honour of “WORLD STATESMAN OF THE YEAR ” of Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation of Romania and Professor Anton Caragea presence and emphasized that he was glad to visit again Turkmenistan, which due to the Turkmen leader’s innovative, prudent policy had gained the reputation of being a dynamically developing country with the great future in the world arena. Another evidence for this was the high-level forum organized in Ashgabat, which had provided an open platform for an exchange of views on new approaches and forms of interstate cooperation, including issues of stability and security in Central Asia and all over the world.

ECO Secretary General

Mohammad Yahya Maroofi, Secretary General of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO), who had arrived in Ashgabat to attend the International Conference on Permanent Neutrality of Turkmenistan: Cooperation for Peace, Security and Progress, at the Ruhiyet Palace. Expressing gratitude for the opportunity of a personal meeting, the distinguished guest heartily congratulated the leader of the Turkmen state and the Turkmen people the 15th anniversary of neutrality of Turkmenistan. Mr Mohammed Yahya Maroufi emphasized that Turkmenistan’s open door policy and the Turkmen leader’s constructive initiatives on wide international cooperation had earned Turkmenistan the high international prestige. Another evidence for that was the presence of Professor Anton Caragea awarding the title of honour of “WORLD STATESMAN OF THE YEAR ” of Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation of Romania to President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov and the presence of the Executive Committee of the Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation of Romania, said the ECO Secretary General.

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan Vladimir Norov,

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Uzbekistan, had arrived in the Turkmen capital to participate in the International Conference on Permanent Neutrality of Turkmenistan: Cooperation for Peace, Security and Progress, at the Ruhiyet Palace. Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan congratulated President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on receiving the title of honour of “WORLD STATESMAN OF THE YEAR ” awarded by the Executive Committee of the Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation of Romania and Professor Dr. Anton Caragea presence at the meeting noting that this award vividly testified to worldwide recognition of the outstanding achievements of the Turkmen leader, the author of the foreign policy neutral Turkmenistan and the strategy for fundamental progressive reforms, which had won the country had the high international prestige by the community.

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Republic ,

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan Elmar Mamedyarov, who had arrived in Ashgabat to participate in the International Conference on Permanent Neutrality of Turkmenistan: Cooperation for Peace, Security and Progress. The meeting took place in the Ruhiyet Palace, which had become the venue for the conference. The Azerbaijani Foreign Minister congratulated the Turkmen leader on receiving the prestigious title of “WORLD STATESMAN OF THE YEAR ” , of Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation of Romania and Professor Anton Caragea presence. He said that Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation of Romania, is one of the major research centres in Europe.

UAE Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development Abdul Rahman Mohammed Al Owais,

Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development of the United Arab Emirates, who arrived in Ashgabat to attend the International Conference on Permanent Neutrality of Turkmenistan: Cooperation for Peace, Security and Progress, in his residence at the Oguzkent Hotel. Emphasizing that the United Arab Emirates took great interest in large-scale progressive reforms launched in Turkmenistan on the initiative of the national leader and were sincerely proud in the achievements gained by Turkmen brothers, the guest congratulated President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on receiving the title of honour of “WORLD STATESMAN OF THE YEAR ” by the Executive Committee of the Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation of Romania and on the presence of professor Anton Caragea on the event .

Shanghai Cooperation Organization Secretary General ,

Muratbek Imanaliev, Secretary General of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO), who had arrived in Ashgabat to participate in the International Conference on Permanent Neutrality of Turkmenistan: Cooperation for Peace, Security and Progress and the celebrations to mark the 15th anniversary of neutrality of Turkmenistan, at the Ruhiyet Palace. Greeting the leader of the Turkmen state, the distinguished guest congratulated Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on the organisation of the high-level international forum in Ashgabat dedicated to the landmark date in the history of independent Turkmenistan as well as awarding the diploma of the title of honour of “WORLD STATESMAN OF THE YEAR ” to the Turkmen leader. The SCO Secretary-General noted that by pursuing the active, consistent peacekeeping policy, Turkmenistan demonstrated a responsible approach to international cooperation as illustrated by the Turkmen leader’s statement at the conference opening ceremony.

Organization of Islamic Conference

Secretary General of the Organization of the Islamic Conference Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu at the Ruhiyet Palace, where the ceremony of opening the International Conference on Permanent Neutrality of Turkmenistan: Cooperation for Peace, Security and Progress had taken place. The head of the largest international organisation congratulated President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov on the success of the statement at the International Conference, the high level of which was another bright evidence for the growing prestige and role of Turkmenistan in the world arena and the 15th anniversary of neutrality of Turkmenistan celebrated widely in the country. taking an opportunity, Mr. Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu congratulated the leader of the Turkmen state on receiving the title of honour of “WORLD STATESMAN OF THE YEAR ” warded by the Executive Committee of the Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation of Romania and emphasized that this event was a sign of wide recognition of an invaluable contribution made by President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov to strengthening peace, security and sustainable development.