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Labour Market Support Programme for NEETs (NEET PRO) Operation

Action /Activity:

Action I: Employment
Activity I.II: Promoting Employment and Employability

Title of the Operation:

Labour Market Support Programme for NEETs (NEET PRO)

Operation Number:


Implementation Period:

30.12.2021 - 29.06.2024

Operation Beneficiary:

Turkish Employment Agency

Website / Social Media Accounts:

Facebook – @Neet Pro
Instagram – @neet_pro
LinkedIn – @Neet Pro
Twitter – @Neet Pro

Interventions and Estimated Results:

There are three main interventions of the service component:

I: Institutional Capacity Building
II. Awareness-raising activities
III. Scientific and Technical Studies

Expected results are as follows:

I. Capacity of İŞKUR will be improved through trainings, development of IAP and JSA Implementation and Monitoring Model, and study visits.
II. NEETs, their families and relevant stakeholders will be accessed through outreach strategy, communication campaigns and visibility activities.
III. Knowledge on NEETs to contribute policy making will be improved through field research about NEETs and evaluation of grant projects.

By the grant component, it is aimed to increase employability and labour force participation of NEETs by providing comprehensive and holistic active labour market measures.

Current Situation:
(As of July 2022)

The operation is in its 7th Month by July 2022.

The Inception Report has been approved as of 31st May 2022.

• Under Intervention I; concept notes regarding the IAP and JSA model prepared. Currently, the best practices studies for Germany, Netherlands, UK, Portugal are ongoing and will be finalized by the end of August 2022. Draft IAP form was prepared. In line with the model, piloting and profiling studies will be implemented in the 2nd week of August 2022.

• The 1st study visit programme was finalized and will be organized to Latvia and Lithuania in the week of 12th September 2022.

• Under Intervention II; the Opening Conference was organized on 9th June 2022 with the participation of 254 people.

• 350 bluetooth headsets; 350 brochures; 350 bags; 350 pens; 350 agendas and 350 thermal mugs were prepared.

• Project social media accounts were established and they are managed on a daily basis.

• Under Intervention III, research methodology has been prepared. The field study will start in September 2022.

• The 1st Progress Report was submitted on 1st August 2022.