Useful Links

Turkish Employment Agency (İŞKUR) 

www.iskur.gov.tr

Ministry of Labour and Social Security

www.csgb.gov.tr

Ministry of Family and Social Policies

www.aile.gov.tr

Ministry of Development 

www.kalkinma.gov.tr

International Labour Organization (ILO)

www.ilo.org

World Bank (WB)

www.worldbank.org.tr

UN WOMEN

www.unwomen.org

Application period for micro grant competition for potential female entrepreneurs extended until 11 July 2017

Application period for micro grant competition for potential female entrepreneurs extended until 11 July 2017

APPLICATION PERIOD FOR MICRO GRANT COMPETITION FOR POTENTIAL FEMALE ENTREPRENEURS IS EXTENDED UNTIL 11 JULY 2017 APPLICATION PERIOD IS EXTENDED: The period for application to the micro grant competition which was earlier announced as June 12-23 2017 was extended to 11 July 2017. APPLICATION ADDRESS: All applications for the competition will be delivered in sealed

100 women trained in entrepreneurship under our project receive their certificates in İstanbul

100 women trained in entrepreneurship under our project receive their certificates in İstanbul

100 women receiving training in entrepreneurship under the project “More and Better Jobs for Women: Women’s Empowerment through Decent Work in Turkey” implemented by the International Labour Organization (ILO) in Turkey to promote women’s employment were awarded their certificates in İstanbul on 13 June 2017. Women having a variety of business pans including launching a

ILO Report: Reducing gender gaps would significantly benefit women, society and the economy

ILO Report: Reducing gender gaps would significantly benefit women, society and the economy

New ILO report shows closing the gender gaps by 25 per cent by 2025 could add US$ 5.8 trillion to the global economy and boost tax revenue. GENEVA (ILO News) – Gender gaps remain one of the most pressing challenges facing the world of work. Women are substantially less likely than men to participate in

Women now with entrepreneurship certificates in Ankara under ILO project took one step forward in realizing their dreams of starting their own business

Women now with entrepreneurship certificates in Ankara under ILO project took one step forward in realizing their dreams of starting their own business

Women receiving training in entrepreneurship under the International Labour Organization (ILO) project “More and Better Jobs for Women: Women’s Empowerment through Decent Work in Turkey” implemented to promote women’s employment were awarded their certificates in Altındağ, Ankara on 11 May 2017. 100 women having their business ideas extending over a wide range from online marketing

Women receiving entrepreneurship training under ILO project prepare to start their own business in Konya

Women receiving entrepreneurship training under ILO project prepare to start their own business in Konya

Women receiving training in entrepreneurship under the International Labour Organization (ILO) project “More and Better Jobs for Women: Women’s Empowerment through Decent Work in Turkey” implemented to promote women’s employment were awarded their certificates in Konya on 11 May 2017. There were 50 potential entrepreneurs having their business ideas including running a vet clinic, decoration

150 women one step closer to their dreams after receiving entrepreneurship training certificate in Bursa

150 women one step closer to their dreams after receiving entrepreneurship training certificate in Bursa

Having completed entrepreneurship and mentoring training, 150 women received their certificates at a ceremony held in Bursa on 26 April 2017 as part of the project “More and Better Jobs for Women: Women’s Empowerment through Decent Work in Turkey” implemented by International Labor Organization (ILO) in order to enhance women’s employment in Turkey. 150 women,

ILO supports implementation of “Action Plan for Women’s Employment” via Training of İŞKUR Staff

ILO supports implementation of “Action Plan for Women’s Employment” via Training of İŞKUR Staff

Personnel from İŞKUR General Directorate, Job and Occupation Counsellors, and Gender Representatives from 81 provinces received training in “Gender Sensitive Public Employment Services” in February and March 2017. Trainings were delivered as a part of the project “More and Better Jobs for Women: Women’s Empowerment through Decent Work in Turkey” carried out jointly by ILO

According to ILO survey most of women in Turkey want to work in paid jobs

According to ILO survey most of women in Turkey want to work in paid jobs

The report published by the International Labour Organization (ILO) and Gallup, an American global research company, on March 8 to mark the International Women’s Day reveals striking data on Turkish women’s and men’s perceptions and attitudes on women and work. The Gallup survey was conducted in 2016 in 142 countries and territories and surveyed almost

ILO Organizes Panel Discussion on Women’s Employment on International Women’s Day

ILO Organizes Panel Discussion on Women’s Employment on International Women’s Day

On the occasion of March 8th International Women’s Day, a panel discussion on women’s employment was held in Bursa on 10 March 2017 to discuss local strategies for the implementation of the Action Plan for Women’s Employment developed under the project “More and Better Jobs for Women: Women’s Empowerment through Decent Work in Turkey” implemented

Over 1300 women and men from the world of work say “I Support Equality” …

Over 1300 women and men from the world of work say “I Support Equality” …

We have delivered gender equality training to more than 1300 working women and men under the project “More and Better Jobs for Women: Women’s Empowerment through Decent Jobs in Turkey” implemented by ILO Office in Turkey. In the period December 2016-February 2017 seminars were conducted in project provinces Ankara, Bursa, İstanbul and Konya in cooperation

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The International Labour Organization is a UN specialized agency founded in 1919 which seeks the promotion of social justice and internationally recognized human and labour rights.

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Sida is a government agency working on behalf of the Swedish parliament and government, with the mission to reduce poverty in the world and in Turkey supports the EU accession process. 

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In accordance with the needs of labour market; provides the service of finding job and employee effectively and enables employment through implementation of active labour market policies aimed at enhancing the employability of workforce.

The project “More and Better Jobs for Women: Women’s Empowerment through Decent Work in Turkey,” has been implemented by the International Labour Organization (ILO) and Turkish Employment Agency with the funding of the Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA). 

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