Changemakers - Fark Yaratanlar
Fark Yaratanlar

Changemakers

Meet Changemakers who choose to be part of the solution to an existing problem, who demonstrate an example for an active citizen, who create innovative solutions for a concrete and sustainable change, who make social contributions with measurable effects, and who inspire others with their stories.
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Economic Development
Bedriye Berber Engin

Bedriye Berber Engin and other women villagers started to sell their products in the local bazaars.

Economic Development
Boğatepe Environment and Life Association

An exemplary model for rural development

Economic Development
Basic Needs Association

Food Banking Association was established in 2010, under the leadership of entrepreneur Serhan Suzer, for the people who are unable to meet their basic needs.

Economic Development
Leyla Karabulut

Leyla Karabulut supported social participation of women living in a city opportunities are limited.

Economic Development
Nusratli Village Association

Suheyla Dogan, a retired civil engineer, has moved to Ida Mountain with her family for a tranquil life after living in Antalya for many years. Thanks to her socially responsible character, she established “Nusratli Village Culture Tourism and Solidarity Association” in 2005 with the support of villagers of Nusratli.

Economic Development
Mustafa Bektas

Nallihan Tourism Volunteers Association was established in 2005 under the leadership of Mustafa Bestas in Nallihan, a historical and natural district of Ankara, in order to protect, improve, determine and market the touristic, cultural and natural values of the district.

Economic Development
Odemis Women's Cooperative

They Weave Their Future With Silk

Economic Development
Karabiga Women's Cooperative

Visionary Women of Karabiga

Economic Development
Cansu Akarsu

"Happy Baby"

Economic Development
Tulin Akin

Farmers Open Up To The World Through Internet

Economic Development
Vakifli Koyu Kooperatifi

Women Develop The Only Armenian Village In Turkey

Economic Development
Tire Milk Cooperative

Tire Milk Cooperative Makes a Difference in the Lives of People in Tire

Economic Development
Bedriye Hulya

B-Fit Sports Center Encourages Women to Become Entrepreneurs

Economic Development
Meral Kekecoglu

‘Bee-like’ Entrepreneurs are On Their Way

Economic Development
Enver Ozkahraman

Persons with Disabilities Are Fighting Against Discrimination

Economic Development
Husamettin Kocan

This Week's Changemaker; Husamettin Kocan Created a Museum to Revitalize the Local Economy

Economic Development
Cafer Yuksel

Cafer Yuksel Leads the Forest Villagers' Cooperative Movement in Turkey

Economic Development
Zeliha Serin

Zeliha Serin Contributes to Local Economy Utilizing Women Capital

Economic Development
Selma Demirelli

Selma Demirelli Empowers Women to Economic Independence

Economic Development
Nazmi Ilicali

This Week's Changemaker; 'Organic Nazmi' Contributes to Economic Development in One of Turkey's Poorest Regions

Economic Development
Mustafa Sari

Mustafa Sari became the protector of the endangered fish in the Lake Van

Economic Development
Tara Hopkins

Tara Hopkins Empowers Women While Protecting the Environment

Economic Development
Berrin Yildiz & Murat Sarikaya

Berrin Yıldız and Murat Sarikaya Promote Cultural Tourism in Cappadocia

Economic Development
Victor Ananias

Victor Ananias Works for a More Ecologically Balanced Turkey

Economic Development
Fasla Anter Alp

Fasla Anter Alp Offers a New World for Women in Kızıltepe, Mardin

Economic Development
Şengül Akçar

Şengül Akçar Developed the First Women's Micro-Credit Program in Turkey

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