Child Safeguarding Implementation Guide Is Online
Our Child Safeguarding Implementation Guide, which aims to provide a roadmap on child safety for organizations working with children and provides practical information on child safety mechanisms, is now online. The guide, which is the output of the project carried out in cooperation with Support to Life (STL) and Terre des Hommes (TDH) Germany, aiming to strengthen the child safeguarding capacities of institutions, contains information and best...
We Support to Life in Earthquake Zone
The 7.7 magnitude earthquake that occurred on the morning of February 6, affected more than 10 provinces in southeastern Turkey, besides the central province of Kahramanmaraş. As Support to Life, we’re following the situation in Adana, Adıyaman, Batman, Bingöl, Bitlis, Diyarbakır, Elazığ, Gaziantep, Hakkari, Hatay, Kilis, Malatya, Mardin, Muş, Osmaniye, Siirt, Şırnak and Van. Our condolences to those who lost their loved ones, we...
New Videos: Peer Bullying and Positive Parenting
We would like to share with you two videos we have prepared in order to support the mental and physical development of children. The 'Peer Bullying' video we prepared for children and the 'Positive Parenting' informative video that we brought to the attention of parents/caregivers are now live on our Youtube account. https://youtu.be/Wuff5lVTt6Y What is peer bullying? What should you do if you have been bullied? In this video that we...
New Ideas for Rural Development: Matilde Roundtable Meeting
Legal, economic, socio-political and cultural barriers to agricultural production in Turkey, what needs to be done and experiences from the field were discussed at a roundtable meeting organized by Istanbul Bilgi University and Support to Life Association. Istanbul Bilgi University European Union Institute and Support to Life Association, the partner organizations of the MATILDE project, funded within the scope of the EU HORIZON 2020...
Being a Leather Worker and Producer in Turkey: Valuable as Leather?
The rapid assessment report, prepared in cooperation with the Germany-based non-governmental organization Südwind, Heinrich Böll Stiftung Association and Support to Life, entitled “Valuable As Leather? Being A Leather Industry Worker and Producer In Turkey” reveals the difficult working conditions of the workers in the leather industry; it also draws attention to the presence of child labor in the industry. Within the scope of the...
Hayatadestek.online is online!
We have a good news! As Support to Life, we have implemented a series of 'new' in order to continue our communication with our beneficiaries efficiently during the pandemic. One of our plans was to launch a user-friendly, Turkish-Arabic website targeting our direct beneficiaries. Our "living" website, which offers up-to-date information, basic instructions, live support services, is now online: hayatadestek.online Our first set of content that...
Mardin Livelihood Support Workshop: Women’s Entrepreneurship for Development
24 DECEMBER 2019 Support to Life is organizing the Mardin Livelihood Support Workshop with the theme of Women’s Entrepreneurship for Development. The workshop is scheduled to take place in Mardin on 24 December, Tuesday. The workshop will bring together a wide variety of civil society organizations and representatives of public institutions from various Turkish cities. Exemplary models will be presented and the event will facilitate the...