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Development cooperation, 6/21/2017

Facility for Refugees in Turkey

Description

As part of the EU-Turkey cooperation on migration management EU and its Member States have established a Facility for Refugees in Turkey. The aim of the support is to respond to the immediate humanitarian and development needs of Syrian refugees in Turkey by delivering food, education and health services. As a result the capacity of Turkey to receive and host refugees is enhanced, and the living conditions of Syrian refugees in Turkey are improved incl. access to education and health services. The total funding of the facility is 3 billion euros, of which 1 billion euros comes from EU budget, and 2 billion euros from the budgets of the Member States. As an EU Member State Finland is obliged to participate in the funding with a share of 28,4 million euros in the years 2016-2019.

Funding decision 6/21/2017

19 989 000 €

Target country

Turkey

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

Gender equality

Field of activity

Primary education 33%
Basic health care 33%
Emergency food aid 34%

Type of aid

Contributions to specific-purpose programmes and funds managed by international organisations (multilateral, INGO)

Special target group

women
girls
children
youth

Funding channel

Euroopan unioni

Contact

eur-40

Code for the object of funding

85501124

ID

UHA2017-002507

Created date

5/16/2017

Modified

7/26/2017

Case state

Decision-making
Funding decision
Opinion of the appropriations committee

Case status

Pending

This document

Updated 7/27/2017

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