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Project News: Expansion of ENHANCER Project

4 January 2021

ENHANCER Project Expanded to Include Employment Activities- Final contracts under FRIT II funds have been officially signed on December 17, 2020, including the expansion of ENHANCER Project to cover job creation activities

During the contracting ceremony, Pınar Yapanoğlu has also took the stage and introduced details of project's new component. A new component which amounts to EUR 6,13 million will be added to the ENHANCER  project, implemented by ICMPD, in order support the creation of new employment opportunities of the Syrians under Temporary Protection and local host communities. This will be achieved through better services and support to the economic sector and actors in prioritised areas. When the project ends, it is expected that the local priorities and mechanism to foster job creation for the Syrians and host communities are developed according to the local needs. SMEs and cooperatives will be in a position to provide new employment opportunities and improve their service capacity. These activities will be carried out in  Istanbul, Izmir, Bursa, Konya, Kayseri and Mersin provinces among the 11 provinces determined in the ENHANCER Project. With the inclusion of the new component budgeted at 6.2 Million Euros, the ENHANCER Project will be carried out with a total budget of 32.5 Million Euros.

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Migathon announcement 

ENHANCER Project kicking off “Migathon” an online migration an entrepreneurship hackathon with the focus of technology start-ups for the prospective Turkish and Syrian entrepreneurship in 11 provinces. Detailed information can be found in the “Migathon EN” attachment. Our website: (available in Turkish)

You can find the migathon detailed program here