Social and Economic Cohesion through Vocational Education

Title of the action

Social and Economic Cohesion through Vocational Education

Priority sector

Socio-Economic Support

Implementing partner 

KfW Development Bank

EU Contribution (EUR) 

150,000,000.00 EUR

Main objectives

The overall objective of the Action is to foster social and economic cohesion of Syrian refugees and Turkish host communities by improving their employability and qualifications. The specific objective of the Action is to increase the access to inclusive quality vocational education and training (VET) for Syrians under Temporary Protection (SuTP) and Turkish adolescents in trades with a high demand on the labour market.

Location

8 provinces with high concentration of refugees; Adana, Bursa, Gaziantep, Hatay, Istanbul, Kilis, Mersin, Şanlıurfa.