International Advisory Council / President of the Global Civics Academy; former Executive Director and Chairman of the Open Society Foundation in Turkey

Hakan Altinay

Hakan Altinay is the President of the Global Civics Academy. His book, Global Civics, was published in 2011 by Brookings Press and has been translated into Arabic, Chinese, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish. Specialised in questions of constituency building and normative frameworks for enhanced global cooperation and governance, Altinay is also a non-resident Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution; Global Ethics Fellow at the Carnegie Council for Ethics in International Affairs; and World Fellow at Yale University. In Turkey, he established the Open Society Foundation in 2001, and the European School of Politics in 2014. Altinay has published widely on global issues, including in The New York Times, International Herald Tribune, and Financial Times.