Inclusive and

Democratic Governance

Responsive structures


Democratic governance is crucial for human development. Institutions, rules and standards, and participatory inclusive political processes play an important role in whether countries experience economic growth, whether governing structures are responsive and whether women are empowered.

Increased efficiency

Promotion of access to justice through increased efficiency of judicial systems by policy recommendations for organizational administration structure and development of mediation practice in the field of criminal justice is one the high priority fields of UNDP’s cooperation with the government. UNDP also supports government in the engagement of vulnerable groups to policy making such as the internally displaced people to find durable solutions. Similarly, women empowerment is at the core of UNDP’s initiatives. Incorporation of gender mainstreaming to all interventions is a priority for the democratic governance technical assistance.



Programmes and Initiatives

Border Surveillance
Legal Aid
Court of Cassation



Cleaned from landmines in accordance with Socioeconomic Development through Demining and Increasing the Border Surveillance Capacity at the Eastern Borders of Turkey – Phase I project.

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