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Award Notice: “Technical Assistance and Supervision for Yüksekova Wastewater Treatment Plant Project”

11 Feb 2020

PLANET, is pleased to announce that the consortium it leads has been awarded the EU-funded project “Technical Assistance and Supervision for Yüksekova Wastewater Treatment Plant”, EuropeAid/139572/IH/SER/TR”.
The other consortium partners are: Applus Norcontrol SLU (ES), Hydroment Consulting Engineers SA (GR), NKY Mimarlık Mühendislik İnşaat ve Ticaret Ltd. Şti. (TR), and Planet Turkey Yönetim ve Geliştirme Danışmanlık A.Ş. (TR).
The Turkish Ministry of Environment and Urbanization is acting as the Contracting Authority, while Yüksekova Municipality is the End Recipient of Assistance (main beneficiary).

The …

PLANET TURKEY in POP MACHINA Events

02 Jan 2020

PLANET TURKEY with the other POP MACHINA Turkish partners contributed to the successful organization of the POP MACHINA launching event on the 28.11.2019 in Istanbul in the Fatih Ali Emiri Culture Center with the participation of more 100 representatives from the Scientific Community, Industry, Policy Makers and District Municipalities. The main objective of the event was to announce the aim of the project, the expected results and promoting dialogue with possible stakeholders.

The opening speech was given by the Deputy Minister …

News for POP-MACHINA: A HORIZON 2020 Project

18 Nov 2019

 

Plenary Consortium Meeting
PLANET TURKEY participated in the plenary Consortium meeting of the POP MACHINA project in Venlo Netherlands on the 7 and 8 of November.
The general strategy and methodology for mobilizing the makers communities were agreed and the planning of the Cities’ Communities launching workshops.
Dissemination Event in Istanbul 28 November 2019
PLANET Turkey is preparing together with the other partners the first presentation to the authorities, the press and the general public of the POP MACHINA project objectives and …

PLANET TURKEY as a Consortium Partner in ETHICS Project

18 Nov 2019

PLANET TURKEY has begun to implement the “Technical Assistance for Increasing Ethical Awareness among Elected and Non-Elected Local Government Officials” as a consortium partner.

The overall objective of the Project is “to contribute efforts on embedding ethics and combatting corruption at local administrations in accordance with priorities set in the Instrument for Pre-Accession Assistance (IPA) II Indicative Strategy Paper for Turkey along with European Standards”.
In that respect, the purpose of the Project is also “to promote an ethical culture and minimize …

PLANET TURKEY as a Consortium Partner in COSME Project

18 Nov 2019

PLANET TURKEY has begun to implement the “Technical Assistance for Enhancing Coordination and Promotion of the COSME Programme and Capacity Building for SME Support Infrastructure” as a consortium partner.
The COSME program is the big European initiative for the Competitiveness of Enterprises and Small and Medium-sized Enterprises aiming at improving the access to finance for SMEs. It is a Union Program developed by the EU considering the importance of SMEs in achieving the objectives of the 2020 Strategy for the revitalization …

A new Project for PLANET TURKEY

08 Oct 2019

PLANET TURKEY participates as the organization responsible to support the pilot application in Istanbul in the POP-MACHINA Project

POP MACHINA – Collaborative production for the circular economy; a community approach- is a big -10.000.000 Euros – European Project of the H2020 Research and Innovation Programme with 23 partners from all over Europe. The coordinator is the Catholic University of Leuven from Belgium.
The Project addresses the Societal Challenge “Climate action, environment, resource efficiency, and raw materials” that started on the 1st of June …

Kick-off of the “Technical Assistance for Gümüşhane Traditional and Organic Products Business Development Center (İŞGEM )” project, led by PLANET

05 Aug 2016

        3rd of August 2016: The kick – off meeting for the “Technical Assistance for Gümüşhane Traditional and Organic Products Business Development Center (İŞGEM)” project took place in Ankara, Turkey, signifying the launch of the 20 months project led by PLANET. 
The kick of meeting, hosted at the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology of Republic of Turkey was attended by representatives of the Ministry (MoSIT) as the Contracting Authority, Eastern Black Sea Development Agency (DOKA) as the End Recipient …

New Regional Office established in Van

06 Jul 2016

PLANET TURKEY Anatolia Office was established under the strategic cooperation between PLANET TURKEY and Gökçenay Group, and inaugurated by PLANET CEO Mr. Christos Giannakopoulos and Gökçenay Group CEO Mr. Yunus Gökçenay on 11/07/2016. The plans of PLANET TURKEY Anatolia Office to exploit PLANET’s huge EU experience and Gökçenay Group’s dominant local position towards enhancing regional development in Eastern Turkey were discussed with a part of local bodies in Van, and will be jointly elaborated with the entire development actors of the region.

Inauguration of Planet Turkey Anatolia …

“Technical Assistance (institutional building) for Development of the Research & Technological Infrastructure of Gaziantep Technopark” project led by PLANET hosts its closing event.

15 Jun 2016

        The Closing event of the “Technical Assistance (institutional building) for Development of the Research & Technological Infrastructure of Gaziantep Technopark” project, led by PLANET, took place in Ankara, Turkey on the 13th of June 2016.
The aim of the event, which signified the gradual closure of the project, was to present to key stakeholders, beneficiaries and relevant interested parties the work achieved during the course of the project.
The Closing event opened with speeches by Mr. Murat Altun – Head of …