Response to COVID-19 in Europe and Central Asia focuses on the most vulnerable.
UNDP is supporting countries to conduct economic and social impact assessments.
#StayHome, Stay Active!
Today is April 6th, International Day of Sport for Development and Peace. We invite everyone to stay active at home and maintain the team spirit.
The COVID-19 pandemic is the defining global health crisis of our time. Since its emergence late last year, the virus has spread to every continent except Antarctica.
The pandemic is moving like a wave—one that may yet crash on those least able to cope.
COVID-19 is testing our resilience across all sectors of the economy and areas of development.
It will take the efforts of everyone from individuals to governments working together to combat the threat.
Turkey’s first-ever “Capability and Digital Transformation Centre” establishes a new service that makes a difference for and reduces the burden of industrial businesses.
ASO Model Factory is now enhancing the Experiential Lean Production Training, provided to senior staff of more than 120 companies from different sectors, to a higher level through Learn and Transform Programmes.
Scholars of Engineer Girls of Turkey met in Istanbul.
Having started five years ago to increase the number of women engineers and ensure that women be more effective in business life and decision-making, the project “Engineer Girls of Turkey” continues to grow.
The number of climate-induced crises has been increasing in Turkey.
The project "Enhancing Adaptation Action in Turkey" aims to build societal resilience by strengthening climate change adaptation, particularly at the sector and urban level.
Humanity needs leadership and solidarity to defeat COVID-19.
As UNDP, we aim to help countries to urgently and effectively respond to the pandemic.
➡️ UNDP, WHO, Unicef and others just launched a partnership with Whatsapp. As all of us use it profusely, so it’s important to know about all of its features. #StayHome
“The COVID-19 epidemic, if not managed correctly, could widen existing inequalities.
We are fully committed to using our resources to the utmost to support the most-affected countries.”
Read UNDP’s statement on COVID-19 👉
Over 1,200 people have registered for our online course with Oxford. Learn how to develop your own Multidimensional Poverty Index. Class starts 16 March so register now! bit.ly/2vDkokp
Carrying Turkey's Forests into the Future
We worked for 7 years to carry Turkey’s forests into the future with the Integrated Forest Management Project implemented in partnership with the General Directorate of Forestry. Watch our new video series documenting the results of the project which was chosen as one of the best examples by the Global Environment Facility.
Our podcast channel Devents is online: bit.ly/undpdevents
To follow the sustainable development agenda while driving, walking, at home or at work you can listen to inspiring conversations from Devents.
Apple Podcasts: bit.ly/deventsapple
Google Podcasts: bit.ly/deventsgp
[Podcasts are in Turkish]
Today is #NewHorizons day.
🗞To learn about the sustainable development agenda of last month and the upcoming events please click http://bit.ly/nh-march20
The Innovation Campus, which is implemented with Samsung, UNDP, Istanbul Technical University, and Turkey Informatics Foundation, is starting its first training in which the Internet of Things will be handled extensively.
At the national match between Turkish and Dutch Men’s National Basketball Teams in the FIBA EuroBasket Qualifiers, national players called for supporting Global Goals, and particularly Global Goal 13 “Climate Action”.
Click the link below to play Mission 1.5 and share your responses for Climate Action with world governments:
➡️ Sync UNDP Turkey’s Google calendar with yours and join the ones who follow special days and events in our radar!
Today is the 1st of February. New issue of UNDP Turkey’s New Horizons is now out. What’s happened in Turkey’s sustainable development agenda in last month, and what will happen in coming weeks. Click here: eepurl.com/gRtZej
Municipal Forum 2019 Summary Report is now online!
To access the gist of the International Forum on Local Solutions to Migration and Displacement which was held on 26-27 November 2019 in Gaziantep and brought together mayors from 4 continents, please click here: https://bit.ly/2TQBkNU