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  • UNDP Executive Board welcomes appointment of Achim Steiner as new Administrator Apr 24, 2017

    The President of the Executive Board of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today welcomed the appointment of Achim Steiner as the Organization’s new Administrator.

  • Turkey and UNDP reaffirm drive to fulfill Global Goals in Europe, Central Asia Apr 24, 2017

    UNDP and the Government of Turkey have agreed to scale up their cooperation at the country-level in Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the Least Developed Countries.

  • 511 Fields are being Demined Apr 12, 2017

    511 mine fields which are located in the Eastern border of Turkey with Armenia, Iran and Nakhichevan, had been laid for border security concerns in the early 1990’s and are currently being demined; financed by the European Commission in cooperation with Turkish Mine Action Center, Ministry of National Defense, Ministry of Interior and UNDP.

  • Turkey ranks 71st by Human Development Index Mar 21, 2017

    Turkey’s Human Development Index (HDI) value for 2015 is 0.767— which put the country in the high human development category— positioning it at 71 out of 188 countries and territories.

  • İnsani Gelişme Raporu 2016 Stockholm’de açıklanacak Mar 20, 2017

    2016 İnsani Gelişme Raporu Küresel lansmanı, Birleşmiş Milletler Kalkınma Programı (UNDP) Başkanı Helen Clark ve İnsani Gelişme Raporu Ofisi Direktörü Selim Jahan’ın katılımlarıyla 21 Mart tarihinde İsveç’in başkenti Stockholm’de yapılacak.

  • Waste Managment for Host Communities Project Opening Mar 20, 2017

    The project of “Effective urban waste management for host communities”, funded by the United States and implemented by the UNDP, has been supporting the construction of a waste transfer station in Fevzipaşa, Gaziantep. The inauguration ceremony of the station on 20 March 2017, was held with the participation of Mr. Deniz Köken, General Secretary of Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality, Mr. Ramazan Yıldırım, Islahiye District Governor, Mr. Kemal Vural, Islahiye District Mayor, Linda Specht, Principal Officer at U.S. Adana Consulate and Mr. Claudio Tomasi, UNDP Country Director.

  • 3. İstanbul Kalkınma Diyalogları Basın Daveti Mar 20, 2017

    BM Kalkınma Programı’nın (UNDP) İstanbul’da bulunan Avrupa ve Bağımsız Devletler Topluluğu (BDT) Bölgesel Merkezi tarafından üçüncü kez düzenlenen İstanbul Kalkınma Diyalogları, bu yıl kalkınma yolculuğunun önündeki risklere karşı dayanıklılığın nasıl inşa edilebileceği temasına eğiliyor.

  • UNV Call for Proposal Mar 10, 2017

    The United Nations Volunteers Programme invites civil society organizations to apply for funding for projects, under the Small-scale initiative call.

  • New species were found in pilot project sites Mar 8, 2017

    Biodiversity assessments were done through field research in Forestry Directorates of Köyceğiz, Gazipaşa, Gülnar, Pos, Andırın, which are the pilot sites of Integrated Forest Management Project.

  • Company visits and surveys are about to be completed in Total Factor Productivity Project Mar 8, 2017

    Financed by the EU, implemented by the UNDP and with the Ministry of Development as the final beneficiary “Support to Development of a Policy Framework for Total Factor Productivity in Turkey Project” is coming to an end regarding the company visits and surveys.

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