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Supporting Registered Employment of Women through Institutional Childcare Services (INST-CARE)

Action /Activity:

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

Title of the Operation:

Supporting Registered Employment of Women through Institutional Childcare Services (INST-CARE))

Operation Number:


Implementation Period:


Operation Beneficiary:

Social Security Institution (SSI)

Website / Social Media Accounts:

Interventions and Estimated Results:

The operation will be implemented in seven provinces (Ankara, Antalya, Bursa, Elazığ, İzmir, İstanbul and Malatya) and has only direct grant component which is implemented as 36 months with the budget of 29.867.902 Euro.

The purpose of the Operation is to implement a pilot scheme for promoting registered employment of women having small child by supporting them financially for institutional ECEC. In the scope of the Operation it is aimed to achieved;
*Totally 10.250 beneficiary mothers will be supported as financially.
*Totally 3 research activities/reports will be prepared.

Current Situation:
(As of March 2021)

Supporting Registered Employment of Women through Institutional Childcare Services Operation was signed on 19.02.2019 and the implementation period started on 01.04.2019 and will be finalized on 31.03.2022.

Kick-off meeting of the operation was held on 22.02.2019. Recruitment of central and local project team personnel has started. Pre-evaluation of applications of staff candidates and preparation of short list was finished and oral exams started on 13.05.2019 and finalised on 25.05.2019.

19th Monthly Management Meeting has been held on 20.04.2021. Within the scope of the project, which has passed its 24h year, 19 monthly management meetings and 3 Steering Committee Meetings were held.

1- An announcement was made for personnel recruitment on March 14, 2019. The result of the interview was announced on 7 July 2019. 52 support team personnel were recruited on 11 July 2019.
2- An information technology infrastructure has been established to monitor the project mother payments.
3- Project communication strategy has been prepared.
4- Visibility materials have been designed and procurement processes have been initiated.
5- The pre-registrations of mothers who are expected to receive payment from the project started on 13 October 2019 and final registrations started on 1 November 2019. As of September, 138.367 mothers applied to the registration. Currently, 13.496 mothers appear to be strictly registered in the system. A total of 96.363 Euro financial support and 13.000 Euro stationery payments were made to 15.780 beneficiary mothers who met the payment terms for 16 months, including January 2020- April 2021. The total payment amount is € 12.058.200.
6- Within the scope of the dissemination and information activities of the project, it was envisaged to organize press meetings and a conference in the period corresponding to the 8th and 9th months of the project, these meetings were planned to be held in Ankara, Izmir and Elazig, but this activity could not be realized yet due to pandemic conditions. Currently, it is foreseen that these activities will be organized at a later date or online.