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  • 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.

  • Total Factor Productivity Project surveys come to the analysis stage Aug 3, 2017

    Company visits and surveys are completed within the context of the “Support to Development of a Policy Framework for Total Factor Productivity in Turkey Project”, which is financed by the EU, implemented by the UNDP and with the Ministry of Development as the final beneficiary. Moreover, an international benchmarking report showcasing Germany, South Korea and Turkey has also been completed within the project.

  • Thematic workshops were held under Total Factor Productivity Project Aug 3, 2017

    Thematic workshops were held in İstanbul within the context of the “Support to Development of a Policy Framework for Total Factor Productivity in Turkey Project”, which is financed by the EU, implemented by the UNDP and with the Ministry of Development as the final beneficiary.

  • 5,500 Syrian Refugees Attended Recycling Trainings Aug 3, 2017

    Trainings on recycling and environment protection within the project of “Effective Urban Waste Management for Host Communities” have been completed by Syrian refugees living in Kilis Öncüpınar and Elbeyli Temporary Accommodation Centers. Certification ceremony for 5,500 Syrians acknowledged the success of the motivated trainees.

  • Application period for Future is in Tourism is extended to 4th of August Jul 31, 2017

    The application period for Future is in Tourism, which is implemented in cooperation with Ministry of Culture and Tourism, United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Anadolu Efes, is extended to 4 August 2017 due to the intense interest.

  • Accelerate 2030 Jul 31, 2017

    In 2015 the United Nations agreed on the SDG’s, 17 targets to be achieved by the year 2030. Under the light of these Global Goals, small ventures in developing countries are encouraged to create business models that will have a positive impact on their communities and their countries. Accelerate2030, created in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme and the ImpactHub network is a star-up acceleration program focused on scaling ventures in the achievement of the SDGs.

  • Turkey’s Engineer Girls with Youth Jul 25, 2017

    The “Turkey’s Engineer Girls” Project, implemented in cooperation by the T.R. Ministry of Family and Social Policies, LIMAK Foundation and UNDP Turkey to increase women’s propensity to engineering fields and presence of women engineers in decision-making posts, was initiated in universities in the last year.

  • Sustainable Green Economy in Village Jul 25, 2017

    An unprecedented practice is in the making in Eldivan district of Çankırı. The Women Initiative Production and Operation Cooperative of Eldivan Municipality, originally founded by 7 women of Eldivan and now boasting more than 50 members, has started a project with the slogan “By Sun’s Hand, by Women’s Labor” which now produces jam, marmalade, paste, tarhana soup, noodle, pickles, vinegar and dried vegetables and fruits using only renewable sources.

  • Now is your turn if you have a tourism project! Jul 25, 2017

    The Future Lies In Tourism Project implemented in cooperation by the T.R. Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Anadolu Efes and UNDP anticipates to hear your ideas for the upcoming period. Project applications will be received by 28 July 2017 through www.gelecekturizmde.com website, and the evaluation results may include your project idea in the list of upcoming period’s works.

  • Birds Festival gave people of Buldan an unforgettable day Jul 25, 2017

    Buldan Lake in Buldan district of Denizli hosts, on account of its location, more than 200 species of birds. The “Birds Call You” event was held on 4 June under the Future Lies In Tourism Project implemented in cooperation by the T.R. Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Anadolu Efes and UNDP.

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