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Welcome to the official website of the Embassy of the Republic of The Gambia, Ankara, Turkey. Our desire is to be able to provide you with information you may need about The Gambia ,her economy,culture,tourism potentials, and on the activities of our Mission.

The Embassy’s mission is to co-ordinate, promote, and protect the national interest of the gambia within the Republic of Turkey. Furthermore, the site will serve as a source of valuable information on the Republic of The Gambia, a peaceful and stable country endowed with several opportunities in human resources, trade, Investment, Agricultural resources, and Tourism.

The Embassy of the Republic of The Gambia in Ankara is charged with the pursuit of The Gambia’s bilateral relations with Turkish Government and people. The Republic of The Gambia established formal diplomatic relations with the Republic of Turkey in 1965.

An Embassy was, however, opened in Ankara in year 2010 with His Excellency Mr. Gibril Joof as The Gambia’s first Ambassador to the Republic of Turkey, and followed by His Excellency Mr. Momodou Badjie, currently serving as the ambassador.

Over the years, the Republic of Turkey and The Gambia have enjoyed a very cordial relationship. Turkey has been a key and valued development partner to The Gambia.

One of the key mandates of the Embassy is to maintain and build on the excellent relations existing between the Republic of Turkey and The Gambia, with the aim of fostering even closer co-operation and cementing the bonds of friendship between our two countries.

Other important areas of the Embassy’s operations include representing Gambia’s interests in Turkey and providing answers and information to various enquiries about The Gambia from Turkish people and foreign residents. The Embassy also provides consular services such as issuing of visas to Turkish and other nationals resident in Turkey intending to visit Gambia.

We hope you will enjoy browsing through this website. For further information do not hesitate to contact us through our email or Telephone numbers.

 

H.E. Ambassador, Mr. Momodou Badjie