08 Apr 2020

The “Survey on Impact of COVID-19 on Enterprises and Needs” conducted by Business for Goals Platform (B4G) in coordination with TÜRKONFED, TÜSİAD and UNDP reveals impact of coronavirus pandemic on enterprises. According to the survey responded by 780 enterprises from 47 provinces representing all the seven regions of Turkey, 36% of micro- and small-scale companies have suspended their ac...

11 Jan 2019

Excellencies, distinguished media representatives, partners, ladies and gentlemen. On behalf of the UN System in Turkey, a warm welcome. I’m very pleased to witness today, which is a milestone in institutionalizing the numerous efforts of the private sector to authenticate its role in helping achieve the SDGs. We are here with the ambition to launch the Business for Goals Platform,...

11 Jan 2019

Dear Presidents of TUSIAD and TURKONFED, Mr. Turan and Mr. Bilecik; the Chairperson of Business for Goals Platform, Ms. Boyner; distinguished media representatives and guests; ladies and gentlemen, It is a great honor to be here today. Globalization is an inevitable phenomenon that's been bringing the world closer through the exchange of goods and products, information, knowledge a...

11 Jan 2019

BUSINESS WORLD MOBILISES FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT TURKONFED, TUSIAD and UNDP established a private sector-led Think-Do-Tank platform in Turkey, first of its kind in the world, to work for the United Nations’ universal call of Sustainable Development Goals. Named “Business for Goals”, the platform will be chaired by Ms. Ümit N. Boyner. Focusing on 17 Sustainable Development Goals of...
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