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Women basketball players say “Stop violence against women!“

Before the EuroCup match between Ormanspor - Mersin BŞB, the players came out to the field with orange t-shirts to support the “16 Days of Activism to Combat Violence Against Women” campaign.  

Battle Starting Against the Invasive Alien Species in Turkish Seas

The first step has been taken for battling invasive alien species that have entered the Seas of Turkey in various ways and are expected to cause a major amount of damage to the ecosystem.  

Turkish Businesses Created the World's Largest Network Against Disasters and Emergencies

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in cooperation with Turkish Enterprise and Business Confederation (TURKONFED) introduces the international platform “Connecting Business initiative…  

Study Visit Paid to Germany Aachen for Digital Supply Chain Management

A study visit was organized to Aachen, Germany with the theme of “Digitalization at the Company Level and Digital Supply Chain Management” within the context of “The Support to Development of a Policy…  

Turkey's Freshwater Ecosystems are Under Threat

Türü zenginliği bakımından en zengin ve en çok tehdit altındaki ekosistemler olan tatlı su ekosistemleri yerkürenin %1’inden daha azını kaplıyor.  

Social Good Summit Istanbul 2018

Social Good Summit Istanbul 2018 was held in Hilton Bosphorus Conference Hall, with a large participation from business people, academicians, civil society, press and arts community.  

KFW, İŞKUR and UNDP Joined Their Forces to Facilitation of Creating Skilled Labour Force

Within the Employment and Skills Development Project’s Component I, implemented by the Turkish Employment Agency (İŞKUR) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and financed by German…  

A Success Story From Antalya Sarikaya Wildlife Reserve

Sarıkaya Lynx Project that was initiated by the Society for the Protection of Natural Resources and Biodiversity (DoğaDer) in 2016 to develop a solution against an unusual human-carnivore conflict in…  

Lives changed through innovative approaches

Ardahan, Kars and Artvin are among the socio-economically least developed provinces of Turkey. In addition, rough topography, high elevation, long and severe winters, short growing seasons distances…  

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