PROGRAMMES

DDD HUMANITARIAN INTERVENTION IN TURKEY OPERATIONS

Why?

  • To provide a safe environment for refugees and asylum seekers by increasing the capacity of target groups and institutions in the areas of health, rights, basic services and psychosocial support.

  • To increase access to health, social and legal services in accordance with the laws and regulations of the Republic of Turkey through integrated health and protection activities. In line with this goal, DDD carries out the following activities:

Where?

  • Istanbul:

    • Zeytinburnu, Esenyurt, Fatih

  • Izmir:

    • Konak and Torbalı

  • Manisa

    • Turgutlu and Saruhanlı

What?

  • Raising awareness about rights and services

  • Health promotion sessions

  • Semi-structured psychosocial support sessions

  • Research on substance abuse among refugees

  • Capacity building activities to government institutions that provide both health and social services and other local humanitarian actors

  • Health-focused case management

  • Primary health care services for seasonal workers

  • Sexual and reproductive health services for seasonal workers

Who?

  • Case managers/workers

  • Health promoters

  • Psychotherapists

  • Psychosocial support animators

  • Health counsellors

  • Translators

PROGRAMMES

Ongoing and Completed Projects