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Education for All in Times of Crisis II

General Information

Title of the action

Education for All in Times of Crisis II

Priority areas


Focus priority area


Implementing Partner (contract signatory)

Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW)

Action Implementing Partner(s)

Ministry of National Education (MoNE), the respective governorships and municipalities.

Duration (months)

55 (Starting date: 05/12/2016)

EU Contribution (EUR)

EUR 255.000.000 Contracted under FRIT1 - IPA funding.


Summary of the Action

Overall objective

To cater longer-term development needs to displaced persons, in particular education for children.

Specific objective(s)

The specific objectives are:

1. To increase the access to inclusive quality primary and secondary education opportunities for Syrian and Turkish children and youth.

2. To increase the implementation and management capacity of MoNE with regards to cooperation with international donors and financing institutions, cross[1]cutting design criteria for schools.


Adana, Adiyaman, Ankara, Bursa, Diyarbakir, Gaziantep, Hatay, Istanbul, Izmir, Kahramanmaras, Kayseri, Kilis, Kocaeli, Konya, Malatya, Mardin, Mersin, Osmaniye, Sanliurfa

Target groups

School-aged (5-17 years) Syrians under temporary protection and, where relevant, Turkish children in provinces with high concentration of refugees.

Expected results

1. 129 schools constructed, furnished and equipped, ready to operate.

2. MoNE is integrating and implementing school projects complying with cross-cutting requirements resulting from the refugee context.

Main activities

Construction and furnishing of new schools and technical support to MoNE.


Progress of Action as of 31 March 2020

State of progress


Progress against Facility Results Framework


• 56 schools constructed

• 80,12 key implementation steps completed in the construction of schools

¹ The data in this Factsheet is sourced from the SUMAF Data Management System. SUMAF is a Facility monitoring and evaluation services project managed by the European Union Delegation to Türkiye.

² A ‘cumulative’ indicator reports the total value of the indicator since the start of the Action.