After IWI annual general meeting on May 28th chairwomen Nilgün Coruk (left) handed over to Stephanie Machoi for the new season 2015-2016

Who We Are

The International Women of Istanbul (IWI) is a social organization that brings together over 600 international women from over 50 different countries in Istanbul for over 40 years. Read more

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To become a member sign up online or join our regular Newcomers Meetings or visit our office.

Asian side:  NEW VENUE: Meet up on the second Tuesday of every month and the next meeting is in October from 11:30 1:30pm at Zamane Kahvesi, Bağdat Cad. No 403, Suadiye (behind Derishow and opposite Turkcell).  Please contact Gabriele at

European side: NEW VENUE:  European side residents meet up on the third Thursday of every month and the next meeting is on Thursday, June 18thfrom 10:30 – 12:30pm at Doru Restaurant on the grounds of Atli Sport Club in Maslak (a 10 minute walk from the ITU metro stop). Telephone: 212-286-9964. Contact Newcomers coordinator Ayşe at if you have any questions

Visit our office: Office hours are on Wednesdays between 10.30 am and 1.00 pm. During summer break the office is currently closed until end of August, but you can always reach us via email: The address for our office is Adnan Saygun Cad., Camlitepe Sit, No. 74, Blok C1 / D: 2, Ulus, Ortakoy, Istanbul. The office is located across to Ulus Park. 

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Upcoming events

26 Aug 2015 • Swissôtel The Bosphorus, Istanbul
16 Sep 2015 • Swissôtel The Bosphorus, Istanbul
21 Sep 2015 10:00 AM • Hilton The Bosphorus Hotel (close to Taksim)

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