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  • 01 Sep 2011
    Küre Mountains National Park’s volunteers gathered

    Under GEF supported “Enhancing Forest Protected Areas Management System in Turkey Project” a volunteer camp was organized by project partner WWF Turkey in Ulukaya Visitor Center.

  • 01 Sep 2011
    A new book from UNDP: "Residents of our seas"

    “Denizlerimizin Sakinleri (Residents of Our Seas)", the most comprehensive guide to the various creatures in the seas of Turkey, has been published.

  • 01 Sep 2011
    Eastern Anatolian folk tales collected in two-volume book

    UN agencies including UNDP and Turkish Ministry of Culture published a two volume book accompanied by an audio CD containing a selection of 40 folk tales from Eastern Anatolia.

  • 01 Sep 2011
    Climate Change Impacts, Vulnerability and Adaptation Workshop

    A workshop was held in Ankara to discuss Climate Change Impacts, Vulnerability and Adaptation.

  • 01 Sep 2011
    UNDP's social media flow

    You will find selected news, announcements, photos, videos and links that UNDP Turkey shared on social media in recent weeks by clicking this section.

  • 26 Aug 2011
    Argande 2012 Spring Summer Collection appears at Istanbul Fashion Week

    The 2012 Spring - Summer Collection of Argande brand, which has been introduced under the auspices of Project “Innovations for Women’s Empowerment in the GAP Region”; a collaborative venture between the UN Development Programme and South Eastern Anatolia Regional Development Administration with support of fashion designers and MUDO and financed by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, will be exhibited in the IFW on 7th of September.

  • 19 Aug 2011
    A new book from UNDP: "Residents of Our Seas"

    “Denizlerimizin Sakinleri (Residents of Our Seas)", the most comprehensive guide to the various creatures in the seas of Turkey, has been published.

  • 09 Aug 2011
    Social Inclusion Band welcomes Simon Bolivar Symphony

    Social Inclusion Band, supported by UNDP, took the stage at the opening of Venezuela Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra’s İstanbul concerts in Galata Square on Saturday evening, 6th August 2011.

  • 02 Aug 2011
    Change is a must in buildings for energy efficiency

    Kick-off meeting of Promoting Energy Efficiency in Buildings Project was held on 7th of July 2011 in Ankara.

  • 01 Aug 2011
    First round of twin city visits completed

    Turkish local authorities visited their European counterparts to enhance cooperation, to share know-how and best practices about municipal applications in April, May, June and July 2011. Six technical working visits were paid by Turkish municipalities to their twin cities.

  • 01 Aug 2011
    B&B's in Uzundere received certificates of achievement

    Between 12-17 May 2011 “Home Pansions on-the-job Trainings” and “Personal Development Seminars” were held in Uzundere district of Erzurum for the families who converted or wish to convert their houses into B&Bs.

  • 01 Aug 2011
    Habitat IT Academy has first graduates

    The First graduates of IT Academy, which is jointly created by UNDP, Youth for Habitat International Network, Microsoft Turkey and Municipality of Ümraniye received their certificates.

  • 01 Aug 2011
    Dreams take the stage at festivals

    Social Inclusion Band (SIB) consists of volunteer musicians and socially & physically disadvantaged students who are receiving art training since 2008. And this time SIB appeared on the Rock’n Coke Scene.

  • 01 Aug 2011
    Turkey will determine the world criteria for special environmental protection areas

    A call was made for presenting the model of Turkey’s Special Environmental Protection Areas to the 2012 World Conservation Parks Congress as a role model, in the Marine and Coastal Protection Areas (MCPAs) Strategy and Action Plan meetings, which were made in the context of “Strengthening Protected Area Network of Turkey: Catalyzing Sustainability of Marine and Coastal Protected Areas Project”.

  • 01 Aug 2011
    Dreams swim intercontinentally

    Dreams Academy’s volunteer swimmers entered the swimming competition at Bogazici Intercontinental competition in mid July.

  • 01 Aug 2011
    Lithuania experience for Turkey's PAN Parks process

    GEF supported “Enhancing Forest Protected Areas Management System in Turkey Project” actions accelerated Küre Mountains National Parks certification process as PAN Parks.

  • 01 Aug 2011
    "Green Küre" Documentary aired on İZ TV

    “9 Hotspots Documentary Series” produced by İZ TV in collaboration with project partners of GEF supported “Enhancing Forest Protected Areas Management System in Turkey Project” continues as an activity of 2011 International Year of Forestry celebrations in Turkey.

  • 01 Aug 2011
    Küre Mountains Project won the funding contest in Europe

    The PAN Parks Foundation has won the funding contest of the European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA) with a project on wilderness in Küre Mountains National Park.

  • 01 Aug 2011
    Kars hosted international tour operators

    Tour operators from Germany, United Kingdom and Iran had the first hand opportunity to observe Kars’ tourism potential between 11-15 July 2011.

  • 01 Aug 2011
    Six more candidates for women friendly city

    The second phase of the ‘Women Friendly Cities Project’ which is being implemented by the Ministry of Interior in partnership with the United Nations and the Swedish International Development and Cooperation Agency has been launched.

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