Turkey’s Galatasaray joins UNDP in bid to support global goals to end poverty
Apr 28, 2016
The UN Development Programme (UNDP) today signed an agreement with Turkey’s Galatasaray Sports Club to generate additional momentum around the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which aim to end poverty by 2030.
2016 Spring-Summer Collection of Argande, Southeast Anatolian Women’s local fashion brand introduced
Apr 14, 2016
Inspired by the nymphes of the Turkish mitology, the collection named Takdim is prepared to praise the water, the source of life, which is changing, transforming yet remaining the same in its essence and essential for all the living creatures.
Turkey, UNDP begin clearing landmines along eastern borders
Apr 4, 2016
Marking the UN’s International Day for Mine Awareness, Turkey’s Defense Ministry and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched today a vast programme of demining and increased surveillance along the country’s eastern borders.
Middle class in Eastern Europe and Central Asia tripled in size since 2001
Feb 9, 2016
Istanbul, Turkey -- The middle class in the countries of Eastern Europe and Central Asia swelled from about 33 million people in 2001 to 90 million in 2013, a new study from the U.N. Development Programme (UNDP) shows.
Turkey ranks 72th in Human Development Index (HDI)
Dec 14, 2015
Turkey’s Human Development Index (HDI) value for 2014 is 0.761— which put the country in the high human development category— positioning it at 72 out of 188 countries and territories.
Protocol for “Mitigating the Impact of Syrian Crisis in Southeast Anatolia Region" project signed
Dec 11, 2015
The Protocol Signing Ceremony of the “Mitigating the Impact of Syrian Crisis in Southeast Anatolia Region Project”, was held in Gaziantep on December 11, 2015 with attendance of Minister of Development, Mr. Cevdet Yılmaz.
Successful Homegrown Solutions in the Area of Agriculture Biotechnology Contribute to Food Security in Developing Countries
Oct 29, 2015
South-South knowledge exchange workshop held in Gödöllő, Hungary
International conference explores how new technologies can transform the development agenda in Europe and Central Asia
Oct 27, 2015
How can we use information and communication technologies (ICT) to further development gains made in Europe and Central Asia? What is the role of e-governance in improving lives in the developing world? How will the data revolution transform development?
Human Development Report 2015 to be launched in Addis Ababa
Oct 21, 2015
The 2015 Human Development Report ‘Work for Human Development’ will be launched on 14 December in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
GAP Energy Efficiency Incubation Center enters a new era
Oct 16, 2015
GAP Energy Efficiency Incubation Center will now continue its activities under an umbrella consultancy firm established with the partnership of Gaziantep Chamber of Industry and Gaziantep University.