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  • Turkey’s first-ever model factory being built in Ankara Oct 23, 2017

    Works on building Model Factories, or in other words, Applied Capability and Transformation Centers that will transform the manufacturing industry bear its first fruits. Turkey’s first-ever Model Factory will be built at Ankara OIZ-1.

  • Youth fosters sustainable development goals in Halfeti Youth Camp Oct 10, 2017

    Halfeti Youth Camp is held in Halfeti, Şanlıurfa within the scope of the “Strengthening Social Stability in Southeast Anatolia” project, financed by the Government of Japan and carried out with the technical support of United Nations Development Program (UNDP) in collaboration with GAP Regional Development Administration.

  • UNDP Turkey celebrates its first Goodwill Ambassador Mert Fırat Oct 3, 2017

    The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Turkey appointed regionally acclaimed actor Mert Fırat, best known for his starring roles on Başka Dilde Aşk and Atlıkarınca, as its first Goodwill Ambassador in Turkey.

  • Yargıtay Yargı Etiği İlkeleri Başkanlar Kurulu’nda tartışıldı Oct 2, 2017

    The “Board of Presidents Workshop on the Code of Ethics of the Court of Cassation” had taken place between September 22nd and 23rd in Bolu/Abant, within the framework of “Ethics, Transparency, and Trust Project of the Court of Cassation”, implemented by the Republic of Turkey Court of Cassation Presidency and United Nations Development Programme, hosting the participation of Heads of Chambers, Members, Public Prosecutors and Reporter Judges of the CoC, with the aim of promoting the Code of Ethics inherent to the CoC.

  • UN Resident Coordinator Completes Mission in Kars, Ardahan and Iğdır Oct 1, 2017

    United Nations Resident Coordinator and UNDP(United Nations Development Program) Resident Representative in Turkey, Irena Vojáčková-Sollorano visited Kars, Ardahan and Iğdır provinces in scope of the Ardahan-Kars-Artvin Development Project.

  • Turkey's First Integrated Public Building is Opened Oct 1, 2017

    Turkey’s first-ever public building with an integrated building design was inaugurated on 27 October 2017 in a ceremony attended by UNDP Country Director Claudio Tomasi, Minister of National Education İsmet Yılmaz, Minister of Energy and Natural Resources Berat Albayrak, and Ankara Governor Ercan Topaca.

  • SILA Project Trainings Continuing On Oct 1, 2017

    ‘‘Determination of Legal Aid Needs and Improvement of Legal Aid Services’’ training was held in the city of Gaziantep on September 16, 2017 in the scope of ‘‘Support to the Improvement of Legal Aid Practices for Access to Justice for All in Turkey (SILA)” Project, implemented by the Union of the Turkish Bar Associations as the Implementing Partner, the Ministry of Justice General Directorate of Criminal Affairs as the Cooperating Partner, with the support of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and financed by the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) and the Union of the Turkish Bar Associations.

  • Priority agricultural products being identified for Integrated Resource Efficiency in Agriculture and Agro-based Industries in GAP Region Oct 1, 2017

    Works were started to identify agricultural products that were dominant in the region and would provide added value by processing in the value chain as a result of the filtering approach under the Integrated Resource Efficiency in Agriculture and Agro-based Industries in GAP Region Project.

  • Improving Energy Efficiency in Industry Project Completed Oct 1, 2017

    “Improving Energy Efficiency in Industry in Turkey Project” was successfully completed. The closing event was held on 11 September 2017 where the project outcomes were disclosed.

  • Event: SGP Turkey is celebrating its 25 years Sep 13, 2017

    GEF Small Grants Programme (SGP Turkey) is celebrating its 25th year experience; as a platform gathers official authorities, private sector, and volunteers around civil society organization’s ideas solution and innovative practices in Turkey.

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