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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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UNDP Turkey's Visit to Southeast Anatolia

UNDP Turkey senior team paid a 6-day visit to the Southeast Anatolia to observe the work on local development and for Syrians hosted in the region.  

Roadmap for Organic Agriculture in Turkey hailed in Şanlıurfa Declaration

The Şanlıurfa Declaration was announced to formulate a common vision and roadmap for the future of organic agriculture in the GAP Region.  

Turkey Submits The Third Biennial Report To UNFCCC*

According to the decisions taken during 17th Conference of Parties (COP 17) meetings which were held in Durban, in 2011, Annex I countries to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change…  

Interdisciplinary and innovative: Innovation at its best

METU Design Factory brings together students and professors of various disciplines to establish interaction and cooperation with industry to develop new products. UNDP-Design Factory cooperation…  

Şanlıurfa’s local tastes open up to the world

The starter entrees specific to Şanlıurfa cuisine will now be produced more in quantity, more hygienically and with a goal to open up to the world.  

Busy international agenda on TFP project

International activities get busier in the context of Total Factor Productivity Project aimed at identifying factors that hinder economic productivity and seeking solutions. Following the completion…  

Solar power electric generation facilities in the forest villages will be expanded

7.3 million forest villagers live in Turkey and this population consists of the poorest part of Turkey.  

Young people created solutions for gender equality in Social Innovation Hackathon

Social Innovation Hackathon focusing on Gender Equality took place on December 8 - 10th at İstanbul Impact Hub.  

Another first in GAP Region: Contribution of ecosystem services to agricultural practices being appraised

The efficient use of resources such as land, soil, energy, raw material, technology, and human capital in the economic production processes plays a crucial role in achieving sustainable development as…  

Actual needs and active solutions discussed on Syrians and host communities on Global South-South Development Expo

Regional effects of Syrian refugee influx were discussed from various perspectives on the 9th Global South-South Development Expo 2017, organized on 27-30 November 2017, in Antalya. UNDP Turkey side…  

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