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UNDP Turkey celebrates its first Goodwill Ambassador Mert Fırat

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Turkey appointed regionally acclaimed actor Mert Fırat, best known for his starring roles on Başka…

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UNDP Turkey Supports Micro-Enterprises, Local Crafts and Small Artisans in Gaziantep with Face Mask Production to Combat the Spread of Coronavirus Pandemic

UNDP project with European Union (EU) funding will support Gaziantep Union of Chambers of Artisan and Craftsmen (GESOB), with production and free delivery of 25,000 face masks daily.  

UNPD Turkey Aims to Contribute to Job Creation in the Textile Industry Through Vocational Training in Izmir

The "Menswear Sewing Course" that aims to contribute to the development of professional skills and the employment of Syrians living under temporary protection and host community members in İzmir took…  

UNDP Turkey’s Employability, Entrepreneurship and Social Stability for Syrian and Turkish Youth Project ‘Leaves No One Behind’

At least 40% of the intended beneficiaries are aimed to be young Syrian and Turkish women.  

UNDP’s collaboration with ILO continues

In line with the health, economic and humanitarian dimensions of the COVID-19 Resilience and Response Project, UNDP’s collaboration with ILO continues.  

The first year of the Identification and Remediation of Contaminated Sites with POPs Project was completed

The first year of the "Identification and Remediation of Contaminated Sites with Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) Project" which is implemented by the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization in…  

Consultative Meetings on Climate Change Impacts and Vulnerability Assessment for four pilot cities were completed in 4 pilot cities.

Under the Enhancinging Climate Change Adaptation in Turkey project, consultative meetings on climate impact and vulnerability assessment for Muğla, Samsun, Konya and Sakarya were held online with the…  

“I am aware and I volunteer!” International Volunteers Day 2020 in Turkey

8.5 hours of live broadcast, 9 different panel sessions with 55 gender balanced panellists from 40 institutions, 3187 total number of audiences, 453 number of streamers on average followed the live…  

Choose handicrafts of empowered women as New Year gifts for your loved ones!

In the scope of the "Life is Simpler with the Internet for Women with a Goal" Project, digital marketing training has been delivered to women producing handmade products, with the aim to increase…  

These trainings aim to enhance service provision for disadvantaged groups at local level

In the scope of the Local Administration Reform Phase III Project of UNDP Turkey, capacity enhancement programs on urban awareness for the staff of Women Centres, Child Development Centres and other…  

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…  

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