National policies and plans

2020

The Strategic Plan for Climate Change Adaptation of Forestry is the first document of the General Directorate of Forestry on climate adaptation. This Plan aims at enhancing climate adaptation actions to assist the forestry sector to become more resilient

Turkey - government
2006

The National Action Programme to Combat Desertification aims at identifying reasons of desertification and responses for solving problems with the participation of state, local organizations, land-owners and local people. The National Action Programme to

Turkey - government
2012

The Disaster and Emergency Management Strategic Plan is a national plan covering the period 2013-2017, whose overall objective is to build a disaster resilient society. The Plan lays down goals, principles and objectives to be pursued by AFAD, which is an

Turkey - government Ministry of Interior, Disaster and Emergency Management Authority
2014

The Turkey National Disaster Response Plan (Türkiye Afet Müdahale Planı - TAMP in Turkish) outlines the roles and responsibilities for every involving party in disaster and emergency response situations to determine the basic principles of response plan

Turkey - government Ministry of Interior, Disaster and Emergency Management Authority
2011

Turkey’s First National Communication on Climate Change prepared in 2007 indicates the impacts of climate change in Turkey as; increasing summer temperatures, decreasing winter precipitation in western provinces, loss of surface water, increased frequency

Turkey - government
1989

This document presents Turkey’s institutional and legal framework for disaster reduction as related to the International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction (IDNDR) and outlines key areas of focus for future activities. It provides comprehensive

Turkey - government
2012

A nation-wide earthquake strategy and action plan prepared under coordination of DEMP’s Earthquake Advisory Council representatives from an array of public agencies active in the area, academicians and practitioners, described as an "achievement of new

Ministry of Interior, Disaster and Emergency Management Authority
2010

With this strategy Turkey sets a goal of contributing to the global efforts against climate change within its own capabilities and presents its national mitigation, adaptation, technology, finance and capacity building policies.

One of the goals are the

Turkey - government
2008

Turkish Republic country report on disaster management submitted in support of its 2008 report on the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action.

The report includes:
-The State order
-Economic overview
-Natural hazard and disaster overview

Turkey - government