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  • 08 May 2012
    Alliances for Culture Tourism In Eastern Anatolia, UN Joint Programme

  • 01 May 2012
    Preventive diplomacy: Not an option, a necessity*

    If human rights and development are two pillars of the United Nations work, peace is the third.

  • 01 May 2012
    First Pan Parks in Turkey: Küre Mountains National Park

    Küre Mountains National Park is certified as PAN Parks as a result of Global Environment Facility (GEF) supported “Enhancing Forest Protected Areas Management System in Turkey Project” activities.

  • 01 May 2012
    Turkey is on the way of OECD DAC Membership

    Turkish International Cooperation Agency (TIKA), OECD Development Cooperation Directorate and UNDP organized a joint “Aid Management Seminar” on 19-20 April in Ankara.

  • 01 May 2012
    Dreams Academy learns English with British Council

    Cooperation Project with British Council was put into practice in the new term of Dreams Academy.

  • 01 May 2012
    UN Under-Secretary-General, Rebeca Grynspan visited Turkey

    UN Under-Secretary-General and UNDP Associate Administrator, Ms. Rebeca Grynspan, held ofiicial talks in Ankara during her visit to Turkey in April.

  • 01 May 2012
    Küre Mountains National Park awarded As “Best Practice in Turkey”

    Global Environment Facility (GEF) supported “Enhancing Forest Protected Areas Management System in Turkey Project” which is implemented in Küre Mountains National Park, was awarded as one of the best practices in Turkey. 25 best practices on sustainable development and green economy implementations will represent Turkey in Rio+20 United Nations Sustainable Conference in June 2012.

  • 01 May 2012
    One Day on Earth: A global film experience

    Istanbul Bilgi Univeristy hosted a lively festival on April 22 with the support of UNDP and the participation of the youth, NGOs, students and environmentalist volunteers. Under the sponsor of the Municipality of Eyüp, the Youth and Earth Festival featured One Day on Earth Motion Picture, a film comprised of videos sent by people from all around the world in one day, under the auspices of the UNDP.

  • 01 May 2012
    ‘Manage Your Future Now’ Project starts

    ‘Manage Your Future Now (Geleceğini Şimdi Yönet)’ project, developed by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Experian Turkey and Habitat Center for Development and Governance, has been launched in March 2012.

  • 01 May 2012
    Fight against drought through permaculture

    Marmariç Ecological Life Association, which is active in Bayındır county of İzmir province, located in the İzmir-Aydın-Manisa area, has developed a project to combat against drought.

  • 01 May 2012
    The sustainable tourism trainings for MCPAs were delivered in Muğla

    “The Sustainable Tourism in Project Sites Training”, which is delivered to the private and public institutions and organizations was implemented in Muğla on April 25th, 26th and 27th in the context of the Strengthening the System of Marine and Coastal Protected Areas of Turkey Project.

  • 01 May 2012
    New agricultural infrastructure investments in Sivas – Erzincan project

    In Sivas and Erzincan the construction of 7 closed piped pressurized irrigation establishments have been started in order to provide a high-technology solution to a sustainable water use in irrigation.

  • 01 May 2012
    Dreams MTB Team set a higher goal

    Mountain bike (MTB) workshop, which was launched with the contribution of Youth Re-autonomy Foundation of Turkey in 2011, is aimed at supporting participation of disadvantaged youth in social life.

  • 01 May 2012
    Awareness Theatre is on the stage

    Dream Academy, which is one of the leading social entrepreneurship examples of Turkey, was on the stage with its “Awareness Theatre” performance in Akatlar Cultural Center in Istanbul on World Theatre Day, March 27.

  • 01 May 2012
    Dreams Academy at Corporate Games

    Dreams Academy’s strong sportsmen participate in Corporate Games once again.

  • 01 May 2012
    Social Inclusion Band at Babylon with Best Buddies

    Social Inclusion Band performed at Babylon at the end of March and April.

  • 01 May 2012
    Best practices to represent Turkey in Rio+20 announced

    Sustainable development and green growth best practices that will represent Turkey in United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development (Rio+20) that will be held in Brazil in June 2012, have been announced.

  • 01 May 2012
    Küre Mountains National Park Pan Parks Group Established!

    Küre Mountains National Park Pan Parks verification process has reached its final stage as a result of Global Environment Facility (GEF) supported “Enhancing Forest Protected Areas Management System in Turkey Project”. Within this project, “Küre Mountains National Park PAN Parks Group” has been established to meet PAN Parks last criterion.

  • 01 May 2012
    Thousands turn out in 160 countries for world premier of ‘One Day on Earth’

    A feature-length documentary film that captures scenes from life in every country in the world —all in one day on 10 October 2010— was screened in 160 countries on Earth Day, April 22, 2012. Theaters were filled to capacity from Andorra to Zimbabwe, including the famed Mann Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles.

  • 01 May 2012
    Youth associations are active in Erzurum

    Youth associations, founded and supported within the scope of Tourism Development in Eastern Anatolia Project (TDEAP) to improve young people’s social and cultural lives in rural areas, are organizing activities to raise awareness in the potential of Erzurum’s and Coruh Valley’s nature based and outdoor activities.

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