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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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United Nations Volunteers Field Unit of Turkey was at “Pathways to Social Cohesion” Conference

The closing conference titled “Pathways to Social Cohesion” of “The Education Programme for Syrian Refugees and Host Communities” (BILYS) operated by Deutsche Gesellschafts fur Internationale…  


Services provided by the resilient institutions are increasing the quality of work and social cohesion

UNDP Turkey, public and private sectors gathered for the development of sustainable employment opportunities for both Syrians and host community in the regions where Syrians densely populated.  


Huge Impact Accelerating Step for Sustainable Development Goals

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) signed the “Impact Accelerator Pilot Project Document” for Sustainable Development Goals.  


2019 Human Development Report to Focus on Inequality

The report, to be released in the last quarter of the year, will provide a comprehensive picture of the many forms of inequality that are shaping the 21st Century.  


Sustainable Anatolia: Craft-Centered Design

A research study by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Şölen Kipöz, a faculty member at Izmir Economy University and a designer renowned for her work on Sustainable Fashion, and Duygu Atalay, a faculty member at…  


Our Lesson Is Turkish, Our Lesson Is Hope!

UNDP Turkey Goodwill Ambassador Mert Fırat meets Syrians learning Turkish.  


It is possible to create more and suitable employment opportunities for many people through digitalization!

The studies for transforming the demographic, sociological and economic impacts of the conflict that took place in Syria for 9 years are being accelerated.  


2019 Year of Volunteerism is Launched

During the United Nations Volunteers Turkey and Ministry of Youth and Sports’ joint event “International Volunteers Day: 2018 State of the Worlds Volunteerism Report Turkey Launch” on 7 December 2018,…  


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…  

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