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Arın Demir

Arın Demir

Arin Demir is an Associate at the Global Relations Forum and a NATO 2030 Global Fellow at the NATO Defense College Foundation, working on developing the NATO 2030 strategic concept. He participated in NATO’s Greek-Turkish Young Leaders Symposium (GTYLS) on Security as a member of the cohort. Previously he was a fellow at Stiftung Mercator’s Turkey Europe Future Forum Fellowship program (TEFF) and Friedrich Naumann Foundation’s (FNF) Turkish-Israeli Civil Society Forum (TICSF). Before moving into policy analyses, Arin was the director of foreign news in an independent media organization in Istanbul, in cooperation with the FNF, which aims to bring together experts from academia, media, and business to deliver policy insights. Arin earned his bachelor’s degree in Political Science & International Relations from TOBB University of Economics & Technology. He holds a Master of Science degree in Public Policy from the University of Bristol, Faculty of Law.