Climate Change and Environment

UNDP Turkey not only promotes mainstreaming environment, climate change and energy efficiency into sectoral policies, but also supports strengthening the institutional and policy capacities.More

Our Goals

To help Turkey find solutions, UNDP works closely with a number of government agencies, municipalities, private sector partners and NGOs, to integrate environmental and sustainable development principles into national and regional development policies and plans. more

Environment and poverty reduction

UNDP aims to contribute to poverty reduction and generation of sustainable incomes for people with its works on climate-resilient sustainable development.

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Projects and Initiatives

Market Transformation of Energy Efficient Appliances in Turkey

The objective of the project is to reduce the household electricity consumption and the associated greenhouse gas emissions of Turkey by accelerating the market transformation of less energy consuming building appliances. more

Promoting Energy Efficiency in Buildings in Turkey

The overall objective of the project is to assist the Republic of Turkey in implementation of obligations under UNFCCC by preparing its Second National Communication (SNC) as well as to strengthen its technical and institutional capacities to help the government fulfill its commitments to the Convention. more

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Highlights from Project Cycle Management Training

Low-Emission, Climate-Resilient and Competitive Cities & Capitalizing on the Potential of Culture Beyond 2015


State of the Mediterranean Marine and Coastal Environment 2012

(in Turkish)

TRT İzmir Radio, TRT Sesli Haber Programme, Contributor: Harun Güçlüsoy

Date: 25 January 2013

Strengthening the System of Marine and Coastal Protected Areas of Turkey project

TRT İzmir Radio, TRT Sesli Haber Programme, Contributor: Harun Güçlüsoy

Date: 19 July 2013