New Horizons e-magazine

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  • 01 Dec 2012
    Helen Clark gave a speech at World Affairs

    Helen Clark gave a speech titled “Our World in 2050: More Equitable and Sustainable – or Less?” in the mini-series called “Spotlight on Development Challenges” of World Affairs Council of Northern California which is nonprofit forum to discuss and debate global issues.

  • 01 Dec 2012
    Tenth Annual Match Against Poverty

    UNDP announced the addition of more world-renowned footballers – including Samuel Eto’o of Cameroon, Djalma Feitosa Dia of Brazil, Fernando Hierro of Spain and Fernando Couto of Portugal – to the already star-studded team which will play in UNDP’s Tenth Annual Match Against Poverty.

  • 01 Dec 2012
    A New Cooperation with Ministry of Energy and Natural Resource

    “Capacity Building on Energy Projection Modeling” Preparatory Assistance Project has been signed between UNDP and Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources.

  • 01 Dec 2012
    Workshop on Energy Management Systems

    The pilot workshop on Energy Management Systems (ISO 50001) was held in Ankara between 15-19 October in the context of “Improving Energy Efficiency in Industry in Turkey Project”.

  • 01 Dec 2012
    Social Inclusion Band opened its new season

    Social Inclusion Band started its new season staging a concert at Bronx Pi with the motto of 'Music for All'.

  • 01 Dec 2012
    UN Resident Coordinator Shahid Najam visits Antalya

    UN Resident Coordinator Shahid Najam was on a field trip to Antalya where the UN Joint Programme “Growth with Decent Work for All: National Youth Employment Program and Pilot Implementation in Antalya takes place.

  • 01 Nov 2012
    Sandbar sharks under close monitoring

    80 sandbar sharks were spotted in the first phase of the monitoring in Gökova Special Environment Protection Area (SEPA) in the context of the Strengthening the System of Marine and Coastal Protected Areas of Turkey Project.

  • 01 Nov 2012
    Küre Mountains National Park received Pan Parks certificate

    The closure meeting of the Global Environment Facility (GEF) funded “Enhancing Forest Protected Areas Management System in Turkey” project was held in Ankara on 8 October 2012.

  • 01 Nov 2012
    New Season of New Horizons Podcast has started

    New Horizons Podcast has started its new season on 22 October with the release of its first episode on ‘Women’s Representation in Senior Management Positions of Private and Public Institutions’.

  • 01 Nov 2012
    UNDP unveils global strategy to protect biodiversity

    UNDP unveiled a robust environmental strategy to address unprecedented levels of global biodiversity loss on October.

  • 01 Nov 2012
    Tourism generates USD 200 million annual income in Fethiye-Göcek

    The Economic Analysis Report prepared for the Fethiye-Göcek Special Environmental Protection Area (SEPA) was completed in the context of the Strengthening the System of Marine and Coastal Protected Areas of Turkey Project.

  • 01 Nov 2012
    Judges and dispute resolution: "A critical partnership"

    “Training Seminars for Mediation in Civil Disputes” was held in Antalya on 15-19 October in four separate groups within the scope of the joint initiative of Ministry of Justice and UNDP Turkey under the Program for Improvement of Practice of Mediation in Civil Disputes in Turkey.

  • 01 Nov 2012
    Forestry work of Turkey as a case study in Europe and CIS

    Küre Mountains National Park is listed among case studies from UNDP supported GEF financed projects in the book entitled “Biodiversity: Delivering Results in Europe & the CIS”.

  • 01 Nov 2012
    Training of sales staff on sales techniques that promote energy efficiency of products

    The first phase of the training of sales staff on sales techniques that promote the energy efficiency of products was realized in Ankara on September 25-26 in the context of Market Transformation of Energy Efficient Project.

  • 01 Nov 2012
    The world discussed reputation in Turkey

    “The International Reputation Management Conference” was organized between 17 and 19 October 2012 in Istanbul by The Reputation Management Institute with the cooperation of Kadir Has University. The main topic in the conference, which hosted 70 speakers from 10 countries, was “Corporate Reputation Management and Social Media”

  • 01 Nov 2012
    The fishermen from SEPAs convened

    The representatives of eight fishery cooperatives from Gökova and Datça-Bozburun Special Environment Protection Areas (SEPAs) visited Foça SEPA in the context of the Strengthening the System of Marine and Coastal Protected Areas of Turkey Project.

  • 01 Nov 2012
    From the Representative: Gender equality and sustainable development

    A collective and concerted effort is required at local, national and global level to find sustainable solutions on sustainable basis. The gender equality and the empowerment of women indeed are undeniably fundamental to this basis.

  • 01 Nov 2012
    United Nations Day was celebrated with concerts

    The 67th anniversary of the foundation of United Nations was celebrated this year on 24 October. Symphony orchestras from all around Turkey and Presidential Symphony Orchestra dedicated one of their concerts to United Nations Day.

  • 01 Nov 2012
    International Day of the Girl Child celebrated for the first time

    United Nations marked 11th of October as the International Day of the Girl Child for the first time. On this day, UN called for an end to child marriage and stresses education as one of the best strategies for protecting girls against this harmful practice.

  • 01 Nov 2012
    Half does not make one

    International Convention of “Women Representation in Public and Private Sector’s Senior Management” was held in Ankara on 11-12 October 2012 with the partnership of Business Women Entrepreneurs and Enhancement Association (ANGİKAD) and UNDP under the United Nations Joint Programme Fostering an Enabling Environment for Gender Equality in Turkey.

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