About ABDULMECİT YILMAZ?
President of our Federation.
He was born in 1992 in Diyarbakır.
President Yılmaz completed his primary and secondary school education at Gazi Antep Gap School for the Visually Impaired,
He completed his secondary education at Diyarbakır Yenişehir Şehitlik Vocational and Technical Anatolian High School.
Between 2013-2016, he attended and graduated from the Music Department of Aram Tîgran City Conservatory of Diyarbakır Metropolitan Municipality.
Abdulmecit Yılmaz, who worked for a while in the Folklore unit established by the Conservatory, performed the redaction of musical works performed by Dengbêj (traditional Kurdish singers).
Yılmaz is still working in Diyarbakır Metropolitan Municipality.
Yılmaz started his career in NGOs in 2013 by establishing the Dicle Visually Impaired Association. In the 1st Ordinary General Assembly, he was elected as the president for a period of 3 years.
In the 2nd Ordinary General Assembly of the association held in 2017, he was elected as the President for the second time.
Yılmaz was elected as a member of the Board of Directors for 3 years at the Ordinary General Assembly of the Disabled Confederation held in 2017.
He served as Vice President in charge of Employment and Rehabilitation and Vice President in charge of Press and Public Relations.
He was elected as the President of the Federation for 3 years in the 2nd Ordinary General Assembly of our Federation held on 25.11.2018.