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The Office of NEVKAM aims to:

- engage in collaboration with academicians and researchers who would like to study the Cappadocia Region and document the studies and their publishing.

- encourage both undergraduate and graduate students to conduct studies at the departments of History, Turkish Language & Literature, Archaeology, Sociology and Art History.

- provide scientific & social assistance for both local and international researchers studying the Cappadocia Region.

-  publish the study results in book, encyclopedia or journal formats at the request of researchers and by the approval of the Central Board of Directors.

- study and carry out researches on the life, personality and works of the famous figures in culture, arts and government born in the region.

- carry out topographical studies on the cultural artefacts and natural formations located within the boundaries of the region, film and make an inventory and catalogue them.

- create a library with a complete collection of books, theses and similar studies done both in Turkey and abroad on the Cappadocia Region.

- build an archive of photos, films, videos and slides accompanied by historical photographs and engravings and make them available to those interested in science and tourism.

- identify all the works of art and cultural heritage in the region; protect and promote them in collaboration with relevant institutions and authorities.

- register movable and immovable historical works on the national heritage list

- launch projects to protect, repair and restore works of arts and collection of works.

- study traditional arts, make sure they continue to exist.

- promote studies and cultural heritage values regarding the Cappadocia Region nationwide and internatioally; with this aim in mind, to hold periodical national and international symposia.

- hold scientific meetings, congresses and seminars, launch co-projects by working in collaboration with universities, institutes and similar centers both in Turkey and abroad.

- encourage researchers to increase the number of studies on the cultural heritage of the Cappadocia Region.

- involve the residents of the region to take part in the process of identifying and protecting the cultural heritage.

- raise an awareness regionwide towards creating an idea of cultural heritage in public.

- support all kinds of scientific and artistic studies about Cappadocia to be done in the format of documentaries, novel, theatre etc…

- gather necessary documents and information from relevant authorities and people in order to portray the social, cultural and financial situation of the districts located in the region particularly under the Ottoman rule.

- Considering the historical texture of the region, launch scientific activities based on three periods; Ancient Period, Roman-Byzantine and Islamic period.