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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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2019 Human Development Report Introduction Meeting

The 2019 Human Development Report (HDR) explores inequalities in human development by going beyond income, beyond averages, and beyond today.  

SDG Impact Accelerator Featured at The Global Refugee Forum as a Multi-Stakeholder Model to Support Refugees

Innovative solutions to improve the lives of refugees in Turkey have been presented on 16 December 2019 at the Spotlight Session co-organised by the Government of Turkey and UNDP on the occasion of…  

UNDP Brings Young Entrepreneurs Together in Adana

Bringing together national and local stakeholders of entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystem, the event featured 68 innovative business ideas by young entrepreneurs.  

Human Development Indices

‘Beyond Income, Beyond Averages, Beyond Today: Inequalities in Human Development in the 21st Century’  

UNDP report: Middle class increasingly at risk in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

Climate change, technological upheaval likely to further destabilize region’s development prospects, straining job markets and social safety nets  

To answer global protests, tackle new inequalities -- UN report

2019 Human Development Report says business as usual will not solve new generation of inequalities.  

Turkey is at the “very high human development” category on Human Development Index for first time

Turkey ranked 59th among 189 countries by the Human Development Index, placing the country in the “very high human development” category first time ever.  

2019 Human Development Report Launch

The Human Development Report published by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) since 1990, focuses this year on inequalities in human development in the 21st century. The 2019 Human Development…  

İç Güvenlik Sektörünün Sivil Gözetiminin Güçlendirilmesi Aşama-III Açılış Toplantısı Basın Bülteni

Avrupa Birliği tarafından finanse edilen ve Birleşmiş Milletler Kalkınma Programı (UNDP) tarafından yürütülen “İç Güvenlik Sektörünün Sivil Gözetiminin Güçlendirilmesi III. Aşaması” Projesinin “Açılış…  

The Gaziantep Declaration Calls for Transition From Emergency to Resilience Approach in Migration and Displacement Responses

The Declaration reflects good practices on the implementation of globally and regionally agreed principles on local solutions to migration and forced displacement.  

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