Education Infrastructure for Resilience Activities in Turkey

General Information

Title of the action

Education Infrastructure for Resilience Activities in Turkey

Priority sector

Education Infrastructure

Implementing partner

World Bank (WB)


Ministry of National Education (MoNE)

Duration (months)

54 (Starting date: 22/12/2016)

EU contribution (EUR)

EUR 150,000,000 contracted under FRIT-IPA funding.


Summary of the Action

Main objectives

The overall objective is to support educational infrastructure investments, including school constructions as well as school equipment and capacity building of the MoNE in this area.


Adana, Ankara, Bursa, Hatay, İstanbul, İzmir, Kahramanmaraş, Kayseri, Kilis, Konya, Mersin, Osmaniye

Target groups

Syrians under Temporary Protection (SuTP) who are in need of access to education and residents of local communities living in the identified locations.

Expected results

1. 55 schools and 1 community training center constructed, furnished and equipped, ready to operate.
2. Capacity Building of MoNE for project management and technical capacity.

Main activities

1. School infrastructure investments supported.
2. Quality learning environment enhanced.
3. Project management and technical capacity building for infrastructure provided.


Progress of Action as of July 2018

State of progress