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We Want your Opinion: Weigh-in Regarding the Camlica Mos...

We Want your Opinion: Weigh-in Regarding the Camlica Mosque in Istanbul, Turkey

The Camlica Mosque, or Çamlıca Camii in Turkish, is located at Istanbul, Turkey’s Çamlıca Hill. Upon completion, the project will have a 110,000 square meter (1,184,030 square feet) footprint, serving 29,700 people from the surrounding Kisikli Mahallesi. While there has been a great number of individuals who support, and oppose this project, we would like to hear your

Camlica Camii

The Camlica Mosque, or Çamlıca Camii in Turkish, is located at Istanbul, Turkey’s Çamlıca Hill. Upon completion, the project will have a 110,000 square meter (1,184,030 square feet) footprint, serving 29,700 people from the surrounding Kisikli Mahallesi. While there has been a great number of individuals who support, and oppose this project, we would like to hear your opinion. Please visit the following videos, images, and articles to learn more - and then weigh-in through our anonymous four-question survey available in both English and Turkish. Your opinions are valued and we look forward to utilizing them in the development of an article on the subject matter. You can access the survey here.

Please reply to the survey by Wednesday, June 19, 2013 for participation; after which point the survey will be closed to feedback. Thank you for your participation.

Resources to inform your opinion:

Videos (renderings and news):

Istanbul'a göz kamaştıran bir Cami! (Destekleyin!) Çamlıca Camii Projesi

Mustafa Kara Çamlıca Cami Projesi Hakkında Bilgi Verdi- Tv 24 (Turkish)

Çamlıca Camii Son gelişmeleri (Turkish)

Çamlıca Camii için ilk kazma (Turkish)

Images (site plans):

The Neighborhood of Çamlıca Hill

Camlica Mosque Footprint (Istanbul-F22-d-22-a-3-a)

Camlica Mosque Footprint (Istanbul-F22-d-22-a-3-b)

Camlica Mosque Footprint (Istanbul F22-d-22-a-3-c)

Camlica Mosque Footprint (Istanbul-F22-d-22-a-3-d)

Articles:

Today's Zaman: Committee selects mosque project for İstanbul's Çamlıca Hill

Daily News: Construction works start in Istanbul for giant Çamlıca Mosque

Open Urban: Camlica Mosque

Sabah: "Çamlıca Camii" projesinde değişiklik (Turkish)

Arkitera: Çamlıca Camisi için geri sayım başladı (Turkish)

Milleyet: Çamlıca Camii için ilk kazma vuruldu! (Turkish)

Istanbul Camlica Camii Yarismasi Sonuclari (Turkish)

Credits: Images and data linked to sources.

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Renée Elaine Sazcı is the Founder & CEO of The Global Grid. In June 2014 Renée moved from Istanbul, Turkey, where she'd lived for four years, to return to the beautiful city of San Francisco. She is now the Marketing & Communications Manager ...

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