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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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EU-funded Turkey Resilience Project in Response to the Syria Crisis (TRP) officially launches in Ankara

Turkey Resilience Project in response to the Syria Crisis (TRP), financed by EU and implemented by UNDP, was officially launched in Ankara with a high-level event.  


Kemaliye Poised To Be An Example Of Sustainable Community Based Tourism By Its Destination Management Organisation

A two-day workshop was organised at Kemaliye Culture House with the participation of civil society organisations, local entrepreneurs, local government, academicians, students, UNDP representatives…  


5th Social Good Summit in Turkey is on 15 October 2018

Celebrities supporting social causes and influential activists to speak in day-long event to elevate solutions to leave no one behind.  


Wide inequalities in people’s well-being cast a shadow on sustained human development progress

Wide inequalities in people’s well-being cast a shadow on sustained human development progress According to the latest Human Development Index, people living in the very high human development…  


UNDP Türkiye’nin İyi Niyet Elçisi Mert Fırat Gelecek Turizmde’nin desteklediği “Troya Kültür Rotası”nı Ziyaret Etti

T.C. Kültür ve Turizm Bakanlığı, Birleşmiş Milletler Kalkınma Programı (UNDP) ve Anadolu Efes ortaklığıyla yürütülen "Gelecek Turizmde"nin bu sene desteklediği projelerden “Troya Kültür Rotası”nın…  


EU and UNDP initiate a new project to strengthen Syrians and host communities in Turkey

The new action focusing on job creation, municipal services and Turkish language trainings is supported by the European Union.  


Young Syrians and locals created practical solutions for the needs of the world with universal coding language

Investment in youth pays off! After seven months of hard work and dedication, a group of 28 students, a mix of Syrians and locals graduated the Android Bootcamp, with the ability to work as…  


GAP Organik Tarım Küme Projesi’ne Küme Mükemmeliyeti Bronz Etiketi Ödülü

Avrupa Küme Analizleri Sekretaryası (European Secretariat for Cluster Analysis-ESCA) tarafından GAP Organik Tarım Kümesine ‘Küme Mükemmeliyeti Bronz Etiketi’ ödülü verildi.  


Regional private sector stakeholder consultations expand economic opportunities in response to the Syria crisis

A multi-stakeholder consultation, bringing together over 70 representatives from government, UN agencies, I/NGOs and the private sector from Egypt, Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan and Iraq took place on 5 – 6…  


Inspiring portraits of five powerful women from Turkey on International Women’s Day 8 March

UNDP Turkey reflects the stories of five powerful women from five different places of Turkey to draw attention to the Sustainable Development Goal 5: Gender Equality on International Women’s Day 8…  

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