New Horizons e-magazine

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  • 01 Nov 2011
    Message on the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

    This month, as we mark the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, the number of people on our planet is estimated to reach 7 billion. A secure and peaceful future for our world requires that they all have access to sustainable sources of food and water, and the means to enjoy a decent living.

  • 01 Nov 2011
    Rule of Law and Access to Justice Forum held in Izmir

    In an effort to intensify efforts to promote the rule of law, Annual Rule of Law and Access to Justice Regional Community of Practice Forum has been organized in late September in Izmir.

  • 01 Nov 2011
    Argande is the holder of 2011 Retail Days' special prize

    Bringing the handwork of women from GAP region together with the designs of master fashion designers and offering to fashion lovers, Argande was awarded with the Special Prize at 2011 Retail Days which was held in İstanbul.

  • 01 Nov 2011
    Training to Okan University

    Experts from the UNDP Turkey have organized a training for the students from Okan University in Istanbul.

  • 01 Nov 2011
    New guide to speed up access to climate finance

    UNDP launched a guidebook aimed at helping decision makers in developing countries to better take advantage of the billions pledged to address climate change.

  • 01 Nov 2011
    Corporate responsibility trainings from the Rotary and UNDP

    ‘Corporate Responsibility for a Sustainably Competitive Turkey Project’ was started with the signatures of 80 chairmen of the Rotary and Governer of the region 2420 in 17th September to the contract of ‘Global Compact’.

  • 01 Oct 2011
    The regional meetings on adaptation to climate change were completed

    The regional dissemination meetings on adaptation to climate change have been organized in Samsun, İzmir and Şanlıurfa in the context of UN Joint Programme on Enhancing the Capacity of Turkey to Adapt to Climate Change under the coordination of the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization.

  • 01 Oct 2011
    PAN Parks verification progress assessed in Estonia

    Progress in Küre Mountains National Park PAN Parks certificate process has been assessed in 10th Europe’s Wilderness Day Conference.

  • 01 Oct 2011
    Exemplary initiative in combating flood risks

    Recent floods experienced in Turkey once again verify the importance of early warning systems.

  • 01 Oct 2011
    Turkey is preparing for its national disaster risk assesment

    The national workshop on Turkey’s Disaster Risk Assessment that was organized in September in Ankara has been participated by all relevant institutions of the country where officials evaluated Turkey’s disaster risk situation.

  • 01 Oct 2011
    Local Administration Reform consulted

    Under the concept of preparation of Strategy Document for Local Administration Reform, Local Authorities are coming together in the second round of meetings to compile and evaluate opinions and suggestions. Seven regional workshops were organized for related stakeholders to share ideas about the subjects mentioned in the discussion paper.

  • 01 Oct 2011
    New Directorate for Küre Mountains National Park

    Küre Mountains National Park Directorate has been established in Bartın province.

  • 01 Oct 2011
    UNDP's social media flow

    You will find selected news, announcements, photos, videos and links that UNDP Turkey shared on social media in recent weeks by clicking this section.

  • 01 Oct 2011
    From the Representative: Empowered lives, resilient nations

    Empowered lives and resilient nations can only be achieved with the start of addressing basic needs.

  • 01 Oct 2011
    Argande met fashion fans in Istanbul Fashion Week

    Argande textile brand, introduced by the project “Innovations for Women’s Empowerment in the GAP Region”, met fashion fans during Istanbul Fashion Week (IFW) on 7th of September.

  • 01 Oct 2011
    Watching rare birds of Çoruh Valley

    Birdwatchers in late September discovered the rich bird watching opportunities in the Çoruh Valley which serves as a very important highway for the raptors.

  • 01 Oct 2011
    Local dishes of Çoruh Valley revive

    Between 1st of August and 16th of September 2011 “Capacity Enhancement Trainings on Local Gastronomy” have been held in Uzundere district of Erzurum under the scope of Tourism Development in Eastern Anatolia Region Project (TDEAP*).

  • 01 Oct 2011
    UN Volunteers: Helping is the best motivation*

    “Knowing that you are helping people is the best motivation”, ponders Aslı Velieceoğlu, a UN Volunteer on an assignment with UNHCR in Turkey.

  • 01 Oct 2011
    Experience sharing visit from Küre Mountains to Kaz Mountains

    Kaz Mountains’ home pension network experience was visited by stakeholders of “Development of Ecotourism Based Home Pension Network Project”, implemented under Pilot Applications Programme of “Enhancing Forest Protected Areas Management System in Turkey Project”.

  • 01 Oct 2011
    "Innovations for Women" presented at conferences

    Supported by the Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA) “Innovations For Women's Empowerment In The Gap Region Project” aims to empower women in the Southeast Anatolia in social and economic life through innovative production and marketing related strategies and re-branding.

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