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King Shakir™ teams up with UNDP for people and planet in 2022

Partnership aims to inspire Turkish young people to join the fight against inequality and climate change.  


UNDP Turkey’s Gender Equality Advocate Bahar Toksoy Guidetti visits Kilis

Bahar Toksoy Guidetti observed on site UNDP’s work in Kilis on providing care to the elderly, and sustainable business models to women to support local development  


Investments Supporting Farmers Continue to Strengthen Goksu Taseli Watershed

45 thousand people have benefited from the rural development grant programs offered by the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry and UNDP in Konya and Karaman since 2016.  


Time to watch films and act for a sustainable future

As we became fully aware of the limits of our planet and the interconnectedness of life on Earth, now it is time to create a new culture for sustainable living.  


New song from Turkish pop star calls for urgent action to save people and planet

In “Who’s Gonna End?”, Sertab Erener pairs with UNDP to encourage renewed efforts to fight climate change and achieve the Global Goals  


Poverty index reveals stark inequalities among ethnic groups

Disparities in multidimensional poverty among ethnic groups are consistently high across many countries and in nine ethnic groups more than 90 percent of the population is trapped in poverty,…  


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…  


İzmir Welcomes UNDP Turkey’s New Resident Representative

After her first field visit to Gaziantep, the Resident Representative of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Turkey, Louisa Vinton paid a two-day visit to İzmir to carry out an on-site…  


Supporting Syrian Businesses: Unleashing the Potential

The event “Supporting Syrian Businesses: Unleashing the Potential” informed the participants of the activities undertaken jointly by UNDP Turkey and İNGEV to support the inclusion of Syrian-owned…  

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