Professor, Dr., Secretary-General International Mire Conservation Group, Head of the Department of Peatland Studies and Palaeoecology Institute of Botany and Landscape Ecology Greifswald, Germany. October 2, 2010.
Professor at the Department of Fine Arts, Faculty of Arts, Design and Architecture of Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey. October 2, 2010.
The Mayor of Trabzon City, Turkey. February 17, 2009.
Professor of Archaeology at the University of Oxford, Head of Georgia - British Pine Joint International Archaeological Expedition, Great Britain. July 29, 2008.
British archival researcher and publisher, Great Britain. December 25, 2003.
Archbishop of Constantinople, New Rome and the World Patriarch. September 23, 2003.
Famous musician, cellist, conductor, Russia. June 7, 2003.
The Mayor of Moscow, Russia. January 29, 2003.
President of International Humanitarian Aid Foundation INTERNATIONALER HILFSFONDS E. V., Doctor of Economics Sciences, Professor, July 1, 2002, Germany.
Professor, Physician Cardiologist, Head of Division of Cardiology at the Hospital of Marmara, University of Istanbul Maltepe. November 3, 2001.