• 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 in Türkiye.

  • To provide a safe environment and right to access health for IDPs in Syria

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


  • Hatay:

    • For the people affected by the earthquakes that hit February 6, 2023

  • Izmir and Manisa

    • Konak, Torbalı (Izmir) and Turgutlu, Saruhanlı (Manisa)

  • Northwest Syria

    • Aleppo (Jandairis, Afrin, and Jalma) and Idlib (Al Doaa, Al Salam, Qah, Kelly, Sarmada, Kemmune)


  • 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

  • Sexual and reproductive health services

  • Mental health and psychosocial support services


  • PHC doctors

  • SRH counselors

  • Gyneacologists

  • Case managers/workers

  • Health promoters

  • Psychotherapists

  • Psychosocial support animators

  • Health counsellors

  • Translators