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Supporting Registered Employment of Women through Promoting Educated Child-Caregivers (EDU-CARE)


Action /Activity:

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

Title of the Operation:

Supporting Registered Employment of Women through Promoting Educated Child-Caregivers (EDU-CARE)

Operation Number:

TREESP1.1.EDU-CARE

Implementation Period:

01.05.2019 – 30.12.2022

Operation Beneficiary:

Social Security Institution (SSI)

Website / Social Media Accounts:

http://www.sgkegitimlibakici.org
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4sVRYvF5VmXxPyyAwI2KBA
https://www.instagram.com/sgkegitimlibakici
https://www.facebook.com/sgkegitimlibakici

Interventions and Estimated Results:

Expected impacts of EDU-CARE will be as follows:
• 3.700 certified childcare giver women will be able to find a job
• Around 3.700 mothers who are at risk of withdrawal from labour market due to care responsibilities will able to continue to participate in the labour market.
• Around 6.000 women will have Childcare Course certificate approved by Ministry of National Education.

Current Situation:
(As of November 2020)

The project started on 1 May 2019.
In the project;
• On the date of 10.11.2019, the MoFLSS Minister; Zehra Zümrüt SELÇUK has declared that the applications will be started on 13.11.2019.
• 1500 mothers started receiving financial support in the project carried out in Ankara, Istanbul and Izmir. The number is expected to increase rapidly.
• 4750 child caregivers have received training support.