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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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Sustainable Living Film Festival 2020

Sustainable Living Film Festival 2020 official selection will be streamed online for all viewers in Turkey with SYFFEVDE! The documentaries will meet their audience between 1-6 December on…  


The Turkish premiere of Nations United to be held in the Sustainable Living Film Festival

The Turkish premiere of “Nations United: Urgent Solutions for Urgent Times” will be held on 1 December 2020 in the opening of the Sustainable Living Film Festival’s online edition “SYFFEVDE”.  


Sustainable Living Film Festival 2020

Sustainable Living Film Festival 2020  


What COVID-19 Pandemic Tries to Tell Us About Climate Change

EU and UNDP in Turkey join forces to mark Climate Diplomacy Week  


EU Delegation to Turkey and UNDP Turkey launch a joint campaign for EU Climate Action Week

With the statement “We Are The Climate, We Will Change”, the campaign’s online press launch will be held on October 26th, 2020, Monday.  


Migrants essential to recovery of global development post COVID-19

Legal pathways, cheaper remittances, guaranteeing women’s rights could help get people moving again according to new UN research  


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…  


COVID-19 Private Sector Global Facility announced at SDG Business Forum

UNDP, UN Global Compact and ICC join forces with DHL, Microsoft and PwC to help communities recover better from the pandemic  


Innovative Ideas on Industrial Products and Design Come Together

Innovative ideas come together where successful projects will become products and solutions to regional development.  


COVID-19 will widen poverty gap between women and men, new UN Women and UNDP data shows

The COVID-19 crisis will dramatically increase the poverty rate for women and widen the gap between men and women who live in poverty, according to new data released today by UN Women and the United…  

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