News from IMPR Humanitarian

IMPR Humanitarian organized a meeting on work permit and start up business procedures in Adana

Work permit adana

On 22.12.2016, a meeting on Work Permit and Start-up Business Procedures for Foreigners Under Temporary Protection in Adana with the cooperation of United Nations High Commisioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Ministry of Labor and Social Security (MOLSS), International Middle East Peace Research Center (IMPR) and Adana Chamber of Commerce (ATO) was organized. The opening speeches of the meeting which was held ...

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Ankara Protection Office held a range of events on International Migrants Day

international migrants day ankara protection office

Global trends on displacement shows that millions of people are forced to leave their homes with experiencing dangerous journeys to seek for a better life. The UN declared the 18th of December as a International Migrants Day in order to highlight the human rights and make their voices heard. According to EU statistics, 2016, Turkey has over 3 millions  of immigrants who ...

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IMPR Humanitarian helped the Syrian shop owner whose shop was sealed to obtain a business license

Business license

An unlicensed workplace of Syrian, who belongs to a Syrian under Temporary Protection, was sealed by municipal police of Haliliye Municipality at around 9:00 am in the province of Sanliurfa’s Haliliye on the date of 16.12.2016. The Syrian business owner contacted the IMPR Humanitarian teams on this issue and asked for help. IMPR Humanitarian Protection Team went to the workplace ...

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Ankara Women’s Community Center organized an intercultural cooking activity

IMPR Humanitarian Ankara Mamak Women’s Community Center held a cooking activity with the support of UNFPA. In order to strengthen Mamak WCC, the center team held an intercultural cooking activity with the participation of 18 women beneficiaries from both the host community and the refugees. Turkish and Iraqi beneficiaries cooked their traditional foods together and stated it was a very ...

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IMPR Humanitarian has officialy opened Women’s Community Center in Bursa

Women's Community Center Bursa

With the support of UNFPA, IMPR Humanitarian has officially opened Women’s Community Center (WCC) in Bursa, for the welfare of war affected women and children to solve their problems such as health, stress, isolation, mental health issues and other difficulties. District Governor of Yildirim, Mehmet Aydin, Mayor of Gursu, Mustafa Isik, Mayor of Yildirim, Ismail Hakki Edebali, IMPR Corporate Policy Officer Yuksel Yeni, President of IMPR Prof. Dr. Veysel ...

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IMPR Humanitarian team came together with the children of tent city in Mersin

Mersin Tent City

As part of 16 Days of Activism Campaign, staff of the Protection and Work Permit Office, Women’s Community Center, and Protection and Humanitarian Aid Office came together with the children of tent city in Mersin where seasonal agricultural workers are living.  IMPR Humanitarian Mersin Women’s Community Center staff got into clown costume, distributed balloons and played traditional games with the children ...

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Ankara Protection Office held raising awareness session on domestic violence

Ankara Protection Office

IMPR Humanitarian Ankara Protection Office in Siteler, held raising awareness sessions about domestic violence, with the support of UNHCR. As part of 16 Days of Activism IMPR Humanitarian Ankara Protection Office held raising awareness sessions about domestic violence which aimed at empowering refugees through the implementations of protection mechanisms, giving information dissemination, raising awareness to the persons of concern, regarding their ...

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Global trading group Li & Fung was informed on the work permit for Syrians

li & fung turkey office

IMPR Humanitarian held an informative meeting with the world wide known Li & Fung global trading group which is based in Hong Kong on the work permit for Syrians under Temporary Protection. While, Eda Çepni, the Human Resources Deputy Manager of the company, which has an important place in procurement management with 68 offices around the world, was explaining the ...

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IMPR Humanitarian held a meeting on work permit and startup business in Sanliurfa

Startup Business

An informative meeting was held on 1 December in Şanlıurfa on the subjects of ‘Work Permit for Foreigners under Temporary Protection and Startup Business’ by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and the International Middle East Peace Research Center (IMPR Humanitarian). The International Middle East Peace Research Center (IMPR Humanitarian) officials and Syrian business owners participated the information meeting ...

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IMPR Humanitarian distributed maternity kits to Iraqi women in Ankara

Dignity Kits

With the cooperation of UNFPA, IMPR Humanitarian Ankara Women’s Community Center team identified the needs of beneficiaries and distributed maternity kits, as part of 16 Days of Activism campaign. The distribution, which has started last week, is going to continue for 10 days.  The aim of this activity is to supply required materials to Iraqi women who are in need. Maternity ...

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