TIKA ACTIVITIES

Within the framework of the social responsibility projects carried out in Somalia by the Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency (TİKA), two orphanages operating in the capital Mogadishu organized an iftar program and distributed gift packages to orphans. Within the scope of social responsibility projects, TIKA provided support to 8 orphanages in Somalia.3500 orphan children benefited from social responsibility projects. Six children’s parks were set up for children to play.

TIKA activities, which started in Somalia with immediate humanitarian aid in 2011, are aimed at the development of administrative and civil infrastructures, support of cultural and educational infrastructures, technical equipment support and capacity increasing projects to develop production sectors, vocational education and technical cooperation Programs continue to diversify.President Recep Tayyip Erdogan opened the Somali Education and Research Hospital in Somalia, which was provided by the Turkish Cooperation and Coordination Agency with equipment in Somalia’s capital Mogadishu as part of a visit to the Horn of Africa countries.