New Horizons e-magazine

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  • 01 Aug 2012
    Social Inclusion Band performed at the One Love Festival

    Social Inclusion Band continues their summer concerts. On July, the Band performed at the 19th Istanbul Jazz Festival Tünel Feast at garajistanbul and at the One Love Festival at Bilgi University.

  • 01 Aug 2012
    "Count Down for Gender Equality" has started campaign

    The campaign titled “Count Down for Gender Equality” under the theme of “For a More Just World, Stand by Me” continued with the two meetings held by Malatya, Elazığ, Tunceli, Bingöl Regional Information and Experience Sharing Platform in Malatya and Gümüşhane.

  • 01 Aug 2012
    BUTGEM trains Kosovan students

    The first group of students started having trainings in Bursa Chamber of Commerce and Industry Vocational Training Centre (BUTGEM), within the scope of the Memorandum of Understanding signed with the Kosovo Chamber of Commerce (KCC) and through the initiation of the UNDP.

  • 01 Aug 2012
    Küre Mountains documentaries on İz Tv

    2 documentaries on Küre Mountains National Park’s experience on nature conservation and sustainable tourism, and local non-governmental organizations participation and activities have been aired on İZ TV. The documentaries were prepared by IZ TV in collaboration with Global Environment Facility (GEF) supported “Enhancing Forest Protected Areas Management System in Turkey Project” partners.

  • 01 Aug 2012
    First regional workshop on human-bear conflict in Turkey

    Turkey’s first regional workshop on human-bear conflict management planning in Küre Mountains National Park and the surroundings was organized in Ilgaz Mountain National Park on 27-28 June 2012 with the participation of 50 people.

  • 01 Aug 2012
    Komi Cumhuriyeti, Küre Dağları Milli Parkı'ndaki eko-turizm uygulamalarını örnek alacak

    Rusya Federasyonu sınırları içinde yer alan Komi Cumhuriyeti’nden bir heyet, Küre Dağları Milli Parkı’nda gerçekleştirilen eko-turizm ve sürdürülebilir orman yönetimi çalışmalarını incelemek üzere Türkiye’ye geldi.

  • 01 Aug 2012
    Dreams Academy became swimming champion during 2012 in Corporate Games

    Dreams Academy was once again selected as the official grantee institution of 2012 Corporate Games. Dreams Academy students and volunteers participated in the Games along with 5250 competitors from private sector companies, aiming to prove that “Sports have no barriers!”

  • 01 Aug 2012
    From the Representative: The Nelson Mandela Day*

    On 18 July 2012, we had a great honor to celebrate the Nelson Mandela Day. It was the 94th birthday of a rare icon and one of the greatest moral and political leaders of our time.

  • 01 Aug 2012
    UNDP and the Government of the Republic of Singapore to establish a Global Centre for Public Service Excellence

    On 2 July 2012, Helen Clark, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and Second Minister for Foreign Affairs and Minister for Transport Lui Tuck Yew, jointly announced that UNDP and the Government of the Republic of Singapore expect to establish a Global Centre for Public Service Excellence in the city of Singapore by the end of the year.

  • 01 Aug 2012
    Support for the companies to recruit the disabled

    Project team of “Discover Your Potential” aims to provide training to physically disabled people in the fields that private sector is looking for, to assist them with their self-improvement and to help them to be hired.

  • 01 Aug 2012
    Cihan Sultanoğlu, Assistant Administrator of UNDP, was in Turkey

    Ayşe Cihan Sultanoğlu, Assistant Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme and the Director of the Regional Bureau for Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States, has visited Turkey on 3-6 of July.

  • 01 Aug 2012
    "Growing Inclusive Markets: Social Entrepreneurship Cases in Turkey”

    "Growing Inclusive Markets: Social Entrepreneurship Cases in Turkey”, which investigates successful examples of social entrepreneurship from Turkey, came out on July 2012 by the Istanbul Bilgi University Publications.

  • 01 Jul 2012
    Trainings on EU eco-design and energy labeling directives

    Training of market inspectors of the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology (MoSIT) on Implementation of EU Eco-design and Energy Labeling Directives were completed through the group trainings in June.

  • 01 Jul 2012
    Trekking and biking routes in the Çoruh Valley

    Tourism Development in Eastern Anatolia Project (TDEAP)* has led the way in identification and mapping of the natural trekking and biking routes in the Coruh Valley.

  • 01 Jul 2012
    A new address on energy efficiency in appliances

    A new web site on energy efficiency in appliances is now on-line.

  • 01 Jul 2012
    'Golden Compasses' met their owners

    Turkey Public Relations Association (TÜHİD) will be will be presenting its 11th Golden Compass Public Relations Awards to the winning projects and organisations on the evening of Tuesday 26th of June in Istanbul.

  • 01 Jul 2012
    New regulation for more efficient appliances are now in force

    The new version energy labelling communiqués transposing corresponding EU Delegated Acts prepared under EE Appliances Project were published by the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology (MoSIT) in the Turkish Official Gazette on 22 June.

  • 01 Jul 2012
    Turkey’s first biosphere reserve is getting ready for the future

    The ‘’Camili Biosphere Reserve Board Meeting’’ took place in Borçka district of Artvin in June.

  • 01 Jul 2012
    Climate change: Monitoring, reporting and verification

    The Meeting on “Monitoring, Reporting and Verification (MRV)” within the scope of Enabling Activities for the Preparation of Turkey’s Second National Communication Project was held in UNDP İstanbul International Center for Private Sector in Development (IICPSD) in June, with the participation of experts from the relevant sectors.

  • 01 Jul 2012
    Rio+20 legacy: World Centre for Sustainable Development launched by Brazil and UNDP

    As a major and concrete legacy of the Rio+20 Conference, the Brazilian Government announced the creation of Rio+ Centre, the World Centre for Sustainable Development.

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