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Citizen-oriented and quality local service delivery standards are developed for the first time in Turkey

A workshop with broad participation was held under Administration Reform Phase III Project.  


Learn & Transform Programmes boost manufacturing SMEs’ productivity and competitiveness

Model Factories are expected to significantly improve the profit margins and business volumes of participating enterprises.  


Climate change adaptation strategy and action plans are prepared for disaster-hit Samsun and Muğla

While the fact that the increasing frequency and severity of the disasters caused by climate change increases the vulnerability of local communities, critical infrastructure and services, inequalities…  


“Model factories” improve productivity in Turkey

Kayseri event showcases business gains achieved thanks to hands-on approach offered at eight facilities supported by UNDP and the Government  


“Triangle of success” to promote green tourism in Turkey

Enerjisa, Sabancı University and UNDP join forces to transform Küçükköy into a model of environmental sustainability.  


Climate change widespread, rapid, and intensifying – IPCC

Scientists are observing changes in the Earth’s climate in every region and across the whole climate system, according to the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Report, released…  


Touch of the women from South East Anatolia supported the Turkish Athletes at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

To support and motivate the Turkish athletes attending the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, special t-shirts were embroidered by the women working at Argande, a brand supported by UNDP’s Women…  


Training in Renewable Energy to Benefit Syrians and Turkish Host Communities

Five facilities set up by UNDP with Korean funding provide certified training in solar and wind energy to improve job prospects for refugees and their Turkish hosts  


Vaccine inequity undermining global economic recovery

New Global Dashboard on COVID-19 Vaccine Equity finds low-income countries would add $38 billion to their GDP forecast for 2021 if they had the same vaccination rate as high income countries. Global…  


Social assistance spending contained pandemic poverty, but gap widened between rich and poor countries – new UNDP report

A new report released on July 1 by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) shows that cash assistance policies significantly reduced the number of people who might otherwise have fallen into…  

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