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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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UN Youth Volunteers from 13 Countries Met in Istanbul

UNV Turkey organized UN Youth Volunteers Regional Workshop in Istanbul, Turkey between 25-28 February 2019.  


Spreading Seeds of Hope Through Language Education for Refugees

Education means hope for refugees fleeing war, conflict or natural disasters. Language training is key for building hope, self-reliance and self-sufficiency for individuals who took shelter in a whole…  


Turkey’s Butterflies Field Guide

Turkey is a country of prime importance for butterflies throughout Europe. With its more than 380 species, it hosts higher butterfly richness than any European country. Some of its regions host as…  


Resilient nations can only be built by empowered women

UNDP Turkey celebrated the International Women’s Day with an inspiring social media campaign. Two videos and a “Songs from Women” playlist were shared with the public to remind once again that…  


Yayla Lake Covered With Ice, Looks Like Postcard

Yayla Lake is located in the Buldan district of Denizli and 180 bird species call it home. The lake was covered with 15 centimeters of ice and the image of birds on the postcard-like setting became a…  


Use Energy-Efficient Motors Stand Up for Your Energy!

T.R. Ministry of Industry and Technology and UNDP Turkey started a project in 2017 to increase the use of energy-efficient electric motors in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in Turkey:…  



Engineer Girls of Turkey Meet for the Fourth Time in Istanbul

Scholars under the project “Engineer Girls of Turkey ” jointly implemented by Limak Foundation, Ministry of Family, Labour and Social Services and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) met for…  


A new guide for cluster-based studies

A new study is published within the scope of GAP Organic Agriculture Cluster Project: The Scalability and Replicability Toolkit. This toolkit, which is prepared within the partnership of GAP Regional…  


Four Projects of UNDP Turkey are Included in “G20 Inclusive Business Activities Update Report”

Inclusive Business Action Network (IBAN) and UNDP are co-managing the G20 Global Platform on Inclusive Business (GPIB), which helps facilitate expansion efforts in Inclusive Business knowledge and…  

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