UNFPA: Delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted,
every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential fulfilled.


7 October 2016

Training Programme on Demography for Public Officials

UNFPA started a new partnership with Hacettepe University Institute of Population Studies in July 2016. The partnership envisages to establish an institutionalized training programme on demography for public officials to ensure evidence based policy formulation.

UNFPA-supported Safe Space in Turkey

24 May 2016

Syrian refugees find services, hope in Turkey's safe spaces

ISTANBUL, Turkey – For over three years after conflict broke out in their province, 28-year-old Fatma Fayiz Dawi and her family remained determined to stay in their home in Syria, despite the violence raging around them.

13 February 2015

Child marriage: 'Worse than a nightmare'

ISTANBUL, Turkey – “It was a nightmare. Maybe even worse than a nightmare.” That is how Beyza,* 19, described her experience of marrying at the age of 13.


"Gender-based Violence: UNFPA Prevention & Response" publication is developed...

As of January 2016, the population of Turkey, defined by the number of people...

A desk review was made in colloboration with Population Association and UNFPA Turkey...

Practical guidance on how to mitigate and prevent gender-based violence in...

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