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“Model factories” improve productivity in Turkey

Kayseri event showcases business gains achieved thanks to hands-on approach offered at eight facilities supported by UNDP and the Government  


“Triangle of success” to promote green tourism in Turkey

Enerjisa, Sabancı University and UNDP join forces to transform Küçükköy into a model of environmental sustainability.  


Touch of the women from South East Anatolia supported the Turkish Athletes at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games

To support and motivate the Turkish athletes attending the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, special t-shirts were embroidered by the women working at Argande, a brand supported by UNDP’s Women…  


Training in Renewable Energy to Benefit Syrians and Turkish Host Communities

Five facilities set up by UNDP with Korean funding provide certified training in solar and wind energy to improve job prospects for refugees and their Turkish hosts  


Vaccine inequity undermining global economic recovery

New Global Dashboard on COVID-19 Vaccine Equity finds low-income countries would add $38 billion to their GDP forecast for 2021 if they had the same vaccination rate as high income countries. Global…  


Five innovative start-ups win funding to fight poverty in Bangladesh and Uganda

Turkish Ministry of Foreign Affairs partners with UNDP to support “impact entrepreneurs”  


Good deeds unite Syrian and Turkish youth

A “volunteerism webinar” organized today by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Turkey brought together 120 Turkish and Syrian young people to discuss opportunities to contribute to…  


Women shine as leaders, yet their absence at top levels of public service threatens pandemic recovery

A new report by UN Development Programme and the University of Pittsburgh finds women’s leadership is being undercut by glass ceilings and glass walls  


Global start-ups focusing on digital agriculture in Uganda and financial inclusion in Bangladesh present innovative solutions

SDG Impact Accelerator 2nd programme is coming to an end, marking the beginning of the implementation phase. Ten start-ups from two cohorts in Bangladesh and Uganda will be presenting their solutions…  


Merveşehir Public Education Centre built in the framework of Turkey Resilience Project in Response to Syria Crisis Opens

The opening ceremony of the Merveşehir Public Education Centre built under the “Turkey Resilience Project in Response to the Syria Crisis (TRP) - Adult Language Trainings Component" implemented…  

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