Municipalities for EU Project
Accession to The European Union in Turkey and Supporting The Local Government Reforms Project
2006 - 2011
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Partner of this project which has conducted by the ‘International Further Education and Development agency’ that’s under the Federal Ministry of Economic Cooperation and Development, are TBB, State Planning Organization (Currently Ministry of Development) and TODAİE. This project aimed to strengthen the capacities of Turkish Municipalities in the process of harmonization with the European Union and aimed to reconstruct and improve the organizational structure of TBB. In line with these goals; in 2008, project team has started to establish a transportation unit within TBB. After a series of studies that are implemented with the cooperation of INWENT, in 2009, Sustainable Urban Transportation Commission has established. In 10-16 May 2009 a study visit has organized to Berlin and Stuttgart cities of Germany with the participation of representatives form Ankara, Adana, Diyarbakır, Erzurum, Gaziantep, İstanbul, Kayseri, Samsun, Trabzon, Muğla, Karabük Municipalities and TBB.