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Certain works for development touch more areas than intended or anticipated. Integrated forest management is one such example. This approach holds a…

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5th Social Good Summit in Turkey is on 15 October 2018

Celebrities supporting social causes and influential activists to speak in day-long event to elevate solutions to leave no one behind.  

Wide inequalities in people’s well-being cast a shadow on sustained human development progress

Wide inequalities in people’s well-being cast a shadow on sustained human development progress According to the latest Human Development Index, people living in the very high human development…  

Türkiye İnsani Gelişme Endeksi’nde 64. oldu

Türkiye’nin 2015 İnsani Gelişme Endeksi (İGE) değeri 0.791 oldu. Bu değerle Türkiye, yüksek insani gelişme kategorisinde yer aldı ve 188 ülke ve bölge arasında 64. oldu.  

Turkey ranks 64th on the Human Development Index

Turkey’s Human Development Index (HDI) value for 2018 is 0.791— which put the country in the high human development category— positioning it at 64 out of 188 countries and territories.  

A Success Story From Antalya Sarikaya Wildlife Reserve

Sarıkaya Lynx Project that was initiated by the Society for the Protection of Natural Resources and Biodiversity (DoğaDer) in 2016 to develop a solution against an unusual human-carnivore conflict in…  

Lives changed through innovative approaches

Ardahan, Kars and Artvin are among the socio-economically least developed provinces of Turkey. In addition, rough topography, high elevation, long and severe winters, short growing seasons distances…  

UNDP Türkiye’nin İyi Niyet Elçisi Mert Fırat Gelecek Turizmde’nin desteklediği “Troya Kültür Rotası”nı Ziyaret Etti

T.C. Kültür ve Turizm Bakanlığı, Birleşmiş Milletler Kalkınma Programı (UNDP) ve Anadolu Efes ortaklığıyla yürütülen "Gelecek Turizmde"nin bu sene desteklediği projelerden “Troya Kültür Rotası”nın…  

I Can Manage My Money: UNDP And Private Sector Partnership Contributes To Achieving Sustainable Development Goals

Under the project “I Can Manage My Money”, one-on-one training was given to more than 1 million youth, entrepreneurs and farmers.  

When the new facilities, vocational trainings and municipal service supports make a region stronger

The collaboration between UNDP, GAP RDA and the Government of Japan scored prominent results in Southeast Anatolia  

UN ‘Tech Bank’ opens in Turkey, to help poor nations ‘leapfrog development challenges’

The United Nations on Monday welcomed a new member of the family, which will help address the development challenges of the world’s poorest countries through science, technology and innovation, while…  

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