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UNDP Turkey celebrates its first Goodwill Ambassador Mert Fırat

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Turkey appointed regionally acclaimed actor Mert Fırat, best known for his starring roles on Başka…

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Turkey Resilience Project in response to the Syria Crisis

The infrastructure development and technical support in 4 municipalities in Gaziantep, Hatay, Kilis and Şanlıurfa help to better cope and recover from the impact of displacement.  


Women touch engineering; more women choose engineering in Turkey

The Turkish Union of Chambers of Engineers and Architects (TMMOB) data show that 11,000 of the 106,000 registered members of the Chamber of Civil Engineers are women whereas 9,492 of the 103,700…  


Sustainable Development Goals discussed on the Impact Journalism Day event of Impact Hub Istanbul

Impact Journalism Day marked by Impact Hub and communications platform Sparknews jointly in various countries was held this year for the first time in Turkey.  


144 Tonnes Of Plastics Go To Seas Daily In Turkey

Workshop on Environment-Friendly Production, Responsible Consumption and Effective Recycling held with UNDP participation.  


Most effective way to control plastic waste: Recycling Facilities

As per capita plastics consumption in Turkey has reached 90.1 kg by an increase of 11.5% in the last 3 years, experts suggest environmental and economic impact of plastic waste can be alleviated by…  


First training of the trainers started at Turkey’s first SME Capability Center (Model Factory)

Establishment and operationalization of the first SME Capability Center of Turkey is proceeding at ASO 1. Organized Industrial Zone (OIZ) in Ankara.  


Where are you going for vacation this summer?

If you are planning a vacation other than sea, sand and sun tourism this summer, here are some different destinations.  


Conference on Sustainable Tourism for Development held in Izmir

Sustainable tourism was discussed in all aspects in the Conference on Sustainable Tourism for Development held in Izmir on 13 April 2018.  


“Role Model Meetings” In The Scope Of Turkey’s Engineer Girls Project High School Program Have Started

Turkey’s Engineer Girls (TEG) Project has been conducted in collaboration with Ministry of Family and Social Policy, Ministry of Education, Limak Foundation and United Nations Development Program…  


Young Syrians and locals created practical solutions for the needs of the world with universal coding language

Investment in youth pays off! After seven months of hard work and dedication, a group of 28 students, a mix of Syrians and locals graduated the Android Bootcamp, with the ability to work as…  

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