Increasing the Quality of Special Education Services for Inclusive Education (IQSES)
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Promoting Youth Employment in TRC3 Region (PYETRC3)
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Improving Occupational Health and Safety Especially in Mining Sector (OHSMS)

Action /Activity:

Action I: Employment
Activity I.I: Promoting Decent Work

Title of the Operation:

Improving Occupational Health and Safety Especially in Mining Sector (OHSMS)

Number of the Operation:


Operation Beneficiary:

Directorate General Of Occupational Health And Safety (DG OHS)

Interventions and Estimated Results:

The operation (CASGEM) designed under Education and Social Policies Sectoral Operational Programme (EESP SOP), has 36-months service (Technical Assistance) 30-months direct grant and18–months grant components.
The operation aims to:

- Grant component with a budget of 6.000.000 Euro aims to improve competency of target groups by services,training activities and capacity building activities to increase the coordination between mining related institutions, universities, governmental bodies and NGOs and building a safety culture nationwide by means of awareness raising activities to reach the society.
- Direct Grant component with a budget of 9.527.000 Euro aims to improve occupational health and safety conditions in Turkey especially for mining sector providing through technical consultancy for employers and employees also to increase the capacity of workplaces about OHS applications and raising public awareness towards OHS.
- Service component with a budget of 4.301.000 Euro aims to enhance and improve work and OHS conditions in very hazardous workplaces in cooperation with relevant institutions and improve the capabilities of employees on OHS through implemantation of 44.

Current Situation:

(As of June 2019);
* The procurement process is ongoing for service component. For detailed information please click here.
* The direct grant component will begin within 6 months of the conclusion of the technical assistance component.
* In the grant program component, concept notes have been received until 04/03/2019 (which is the deadline for application). The process for evaluation of proposals and project selection is ongoing. For detailed information please click here.