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Five innovative start-ups win funding to fight poverty in Bangladesh and Uganda

Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs partners with UNDP to support “impact entrepreneurs”  


Good deeds unite Syrian and Turkish youth

A “volunteerism webinar” organized today by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Turkey brought together 120 Turkish and Syrian young people to discuss opportunities to contribute to…  


Women shine as leaders, yet their absence at top levels of public service threatens pandemic recovery

A new report by UN Development Programme and the University of Pittsburgh finds women’s leadership is being undercut by glass ceilings and glass walls  


Global start-ups focusing on digital agriculture in Uganda and financial inclusion in Bangladesh present innovative solutions

SDG Impact Accelerator 2nd programme is coming to an end, marking the beginning of the implementation phase. Ten start-ups from two cohorts in Bangladesh and Uganda will be presenting their solutions…  


Merveşehir Public Education Centre built in the framework of Turkey Resilience Project in Response to Syria Crisis Opens

The opening ceremony of the Merveşehir Public Education Centre built under the “Turkey Resilience Project in Response to the Syria Crisis (TRP) - Adult Language Trainings Component" implemented…  


UNDP Turkey’s New Resident Representative Louisa Vinton Pays Her First Visit to Gaziantep

Having taken up office in May 2021 as the Resident Representative in Turkey of the UNDP, Ms. Louisa Vinton paid her first visit to Gaziantep to review on site the work of UNDP Turkey supporting local…  


The First Phase of the 21st Century Training Model Pilot Trainings in Vocational Education was completed at Adana Vocational Training Center

The first phase of the vocational skills courses was completed last week within the scope of the pilot implementation in Adana Vocational Training Center, first time in Turkey as a pioneer…  


How did COVID-19 affect the future of youth? The answers are in the Hope for Youth Forum

The Hope for Youth Forum hosted by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and International Labour Organization (ILO) will be held on 10 June 2021 in Erimtan Museum, Ankara.  


International Forum on New Approaches to Adult Education and Distance Learning in the Context of Displacement Held in Ankara

The Turkish Language Training provided for adult Syrians under Temporary Protection (SuTPs) in Turkey under the “Turkey Resilience Project in Response to the Syria Crisis (TRP)” implemented jointly…  


Şahika Ercümen, Life Below Water Advocate of UNDP Turkey, calls for urgent help for the seas that are losing oxygen day by day

Şahika Ercümen, the World Record Holder Free Diver who has been UNDP Turkey's Life Below Water Advocate for a full year, called on everyone to take urgent action to protect the oceans and seas, which…  

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