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The first ever Circular Economy Week of Turkey took place in March!

The first Circular Economy Week of Turkey was held online between March 1-5, 2021 and staged many panels, movie screenings, discussion sessions devoted to circular economy.  


The first Global Goals Action Award of UNDP Turkey goes to the Zero Waste Project of the country

The project aims to contain waste under sustainable development principles, leaving a clean and developed Turkey and a liveable world to future generations.  


EU - UNDP Cooperation to boost innovation, productivity and economic gains for local communities and Syrian refugees in Turkey through Innovation Centers and Model Factories

Innovation Centers and Model Factories under Turkey Resilience Project in Response to Syria Crisis (TRP) have become operational in İzmir, Gaziantep and Mersin in 2020.  


The Learn & Transform Program Starts in Mersin and Gaziantep Model Factories

With Learn & Transform Program in the Model Factories implemented in cooperation with the Mersin Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Mersin and the Gaziantep Chamber of Industry in Gaziantep,…  


The Zero Waste Project receives UNDP Turkey's first Global Goals Action Award

"The Zero Waste Project”, under the auspices of First Lady Emine Erdoğan, was awarded with "Sustainable Development Goals (Global Goals) Action Award” the United Nations Development Program (UNDP)…  


SDG Investor Map Turkey kicks off to expand investments for people and the planet

Sustainable Development Goals Investor Map Turkey, initiated by UNDP Turkey with the Istanbul International Center for Private Sector in Development in partnership with the Investment Office of the…  


United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launches “Zero Waste Awareness Campaign” in Kilis and Şanlıurfa-Haliliye

Special online training sessions were delivered to 411 persons between 7 and 17 December to train them as trainers on “Zero Waste”.  


Works continue to build a zero waste society in Kilis and Haliliye

The Steering Committee held its 1st meeting online on 15 December 2020 for the Project “Effective Urban Waste Management for Host Communities Phase II: Strengthening Social Cohesion through…  


Ambassador Nikolaus Meyer-Landrut visits EU-funded municipal infrastructure project site in Gaziantep under UNDP Turkey’s Syria Portfolio

The facility aims to provide green and sustainable solutions to Gaziantep’s waste problem.  


The transformation in OIZs begins

By transforming these OIZs into a more innovative structure along with Turkey’s transformation to a progressive and digital economy, it is aimed to support the industry in a more different and…  

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