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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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#Space4Life

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Turkey is calling everyone to create “Space 4 Life” with four inspiring video stories.  


17 Million Affected by “Climate Migration” in a Year

According to the report published by the Switzerland-based Internal Displacement Monitoring Centre (IDMC), 17.2 million people in 144 countries were internally displaced due to natural disasters…  


This September #HaveFunLeaveNoTrace with FestTogether!

Turkey’s first sustainable music festival Festtogether refreshes concept with new dates and new names. The festival will take place on two seperate dates, September 14th and 28th.  


A First In Turkey: “Sustainable Urban Development Network” Of 20 Municipalities

A “Sustainable Urban Development Network” was formed at the training organised by the Local Monitoring, Research and Implementation Association (Yereliz) with the participation of 20 municipalities…  


Turkey’s First-Ever International Impact Accelerating Programme “SDG Impact Accelerator” to Select Initiatives to Qualify for the Next Round

Aiming to contribute to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Turkey’s first-ever international impact accelerating programme “SDG Impact Accelerator” continues.  


“Do It Yourself” Eco-friendly Cleaning Products are On The Way!

Eco-friendly living is becoming an obligation rather than a good suggestion. This project is creating everyday cleaning products from simple ingredients.  


Turkey’s first-ever international impact accelerating programme “SDG Impact Accelerator” to select initiatives to qualify for the next round

Aiming to contribute to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), Turkey’s first-ever international impact accelerating programme “SDG Impact Accelerator” continues. Teams qualifying for the…  


“Strong Ground towards Common Goals” - Turkey presents 2nd VNR report in New York

The Government of Turkey presented its 2nd Voluntary National Review (VNR) report on July 15, 2019 at the United Nations High-level Political Forum (HLPF) in New York.  


New data challenges traditional notions of ‘rich’ and ‘poor’

Of the 1.3 billion people who are multidimensionally poor, more than two-thirds of them—886 million—live in middle-income countries.  


Volunteerism as a ‘Renewable Resource to Reach the Sustainable Development Goals’

This year UNDP’s Istanbul Development Dialogues (IDD) which is now a global forum where policy makers, activists, business people and experts discourse current topics of our time, took place on 27-28…  

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