Who are we?

TURMEPA our country, protection of coastal and marine to make it a national priority and to leave a livable Turkey that embraces the sea clean for future generations, Rahmi M. Koç, founder president on April 8, 1994 Maritime Chamber of Commerce and civil society started with a handful of sea lovers movement.

the project implemented, both nationally and internationally familiar to the public TURMEPA, Turkey's leading sea-oriented civil society organizations has become in 25 years. Having received international support from organizations such as IMO, UNEP, The Club of Rome, ICS and IUCN with the "Declaration on the Protection of the Seas" published in 1995, TURMEPA acquired the status of an association working for the public benefit with the decision taken by the Council of Ministers on 19 June 2000.

Turmepa - Deniz Temiz Derneği