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  • 01 Apr 2007
    Çoruh Valley will become a tourism centre

    The Çoruh Valley in Eastern Anatolia is an isolated region with a low income from agriculture and suffers from a lack of developed private sector and entrepreneurial capacity. However, it also has a great potential for summer tourism activities due to its geographical location, as well as rich cultural heritage.

  • 01 Apr 2007
    Turkey joins the international combat against global warming

    This report is the first National Communication on Climate Change that Turkey needs to prepare regularly, as a party of the UNFCCC she signed in 2004.

  • 01 Apr 2007
    Turkey's first National Climate Report

    he First National Communication (FNC) Report, presented to the UNFCCC Secretariat on 23 March 2007, set forth the priority areas of the National Action Plan on Climate Change, and emphasized the immediate need to form a Scientific Steering Committee on Climatic Issues, and to establish a platform for Monitoring the National Action Plan.

  • 01 Apr 2007
    Call for speedy action

    Against the background of the most conclusive scientific evidence to date that the warming of the climate system is unequivocal and accelerating, the Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), Yvo de Boer, called for speedy and decisive international action to combat the phenomenon.

  • 01 Apr 2007
    Warming: Result of human activity

    Global Warming report of IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change), released in February 2007, confirms the marked increase in atmospheric concentrations of greenhouse gases carbon dioxide, methane and nitrous oxide since 1750 is the result of human activities.

  • 01 Apr 2007
    What can we do individually?

    Some tips for individuals to combat climate change.

  • 01 Apr 2007
    'Coping with water scarcity'

    'Coping with Water Scarcity' was the theme for World Water Day 2007, which was celebrated on 22 March.

  • 01 Apr 2007
    Turkish youth learns and writes

    The preparation of Turkey’s 2007 National Human Development Report has been transformed into a model process of human capacity building. As a first-time practice in Turkey, the writing of the report was undertaken not by experts, but by young people who are themselves the subject matter of this national development study.

  • 01 Apr 2007
    Regional Center for Disaster Information and Research

    A Regional Centre for Disaster Information and Research will soon be opened in Turkey. A ‘Memorandum of Understanding’, for the establishment of the centre, was signed by Turkey, Tajikistan, Ukraine, Kyrghyztan, and Kazakhstan on 21 March 2007 in Ankara.

  • 30 Mar 2007
    Eastern Anatolia Tourism Development Project

  • 30 Mar 2007
    UNDP and UNEP cement their partnership with new Poverty and Environment Facility

    Under the venture, the UN partners take practical steps to help African nations tackle climate change.

  • 23 Mar 2007
    Conference on Climate Change Report

  • 23 Mar 2007
    Turkey joins the international combat against global warming

    The Country Outcome Report, prepared within the framework of the Initial National Communication on Climate Change, was submitted to the Secretariat of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC ) in Ankara today. The report was the product of nationwide studies initiated with the contributions of UNDP Turkey.

  • 23 Mar 2007
    Turkey’s First National Communication on Climate Change

  • 14 Mar 2007
    Inter-agency Operations Meeting

  • 10 Mar 2007
    UNDP and ILO join forces to promote decent jobs

    The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) have agreed to strengthen their collaboration and partnership in a major new effort to bolster UN actions designed to reduce poverty and create more decent work.

  • 08 Mar 2007
    International Women's Day statement from Derviş

    UNDP Administrator Kemal Derviş published a message on the occasion of International Women’s Rights.

  • 01 Mar 2007
    UNDP supports cross-border cooperation on cultural heritage

    Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) and Global Heritage Fund jointly organized a Workshop on cultural heritage across borders on 9-10 February 2007 in Istanbul.

  • 01 Mar 2007
    UNDP and ILO join forces to promote decent jobs

    The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the International Labour Organization (ILO) have agreed to strengthen their collaboration and partnership in a major new effort to bolster UN actions designed to reduce poverty and create more decent work.

  • 01 Mar 2007
    Maria Sharapova is appointed UNDP Goodwill Ambassador

    At a ceremony on 14 February 2007 at United Nations headquarters, New York, the world’s top-ranked women’s tennis player, Maria Sharapova, was appointed a Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). At the same time, Sharapova announced a donation of $100,000 to UNDP Chernobyl-recovery projects.

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