Supporting the National Institutions in Turkey to Mitigate the Impact of the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Title of the action

Supporting the National Institutions in Turkey to Mitigate the Impact of the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Priority sector

Protection, Socio-Economic Support and Education

Implementing partner 

UNHCR

EU Contribution (EUR) 

40,000,000.00 EUR - 100 % of total cost. Contracted under FRIT - IPA funding.

Main objectives

The overall objective is to strengthen social cohesion and integration of Syrians under temporary protection in local communities in Turkey. The specific objectives are, to increase the economic and social resilience of host communities and the capacity of public authorities in Turkey, and to manage the continual inflow of Syrian refugees, facilitating local integration and reducing inter-communal tensions.

Location

Turkey