Support to Families during the Pandemic Joining Forces with the GAP Administration and UNICEF

The program for the prevention of early, forced, and child marriages was launched in November 2019 through a collaboration between the GAP Administration, AÇEV and UNICEF in Gaziantep, Hatay, Kilis, Mardin, Siirt and Şanlıurfa with financial support from the Swedish International Development Agency. The aim of the program is to encourage positive social norms aimed…

As part of the HeforShe movement and in collaboration with UN Women, we took a huge step towards establishing equality in all spheres of life, starting with sports.

We asked a question to the male and female football, basketball, and voleyball team players, as well as technical and administrative staff at one of Turkey’s leading sports clubs, Fenerbahçe: “Are you ready to rewrite the rules of the game for equality?” As part of the HeforShe movement and in collaboration with UN Women, we took…

Around the globe, local administrations are increasing and enhancing their services and policies for young children and their families.

Around the globe, local administrations are increasing and enhancing their services and policies for young children and their families. To support those in Turkey working towards the same goal, we collected best practices from three different countries, as presented in Bernard van Leer Foundation’s yearly publication, Early Childhood Matters. We hope that these practices summarized in the…

The Social Donation Movement made its Call for donations for AÇEV during the week of April 23rd!

We shared stories of our AÇEV program participants in this campaign by the Social Donation Movement platform which supports non-governmental organizations. As AÇEV, our dream is that every child starts life with equal opportunities and progresses with safe steps throughout life, that every mother can raise her children with confidence and hope, that each father…

A Call to families to #logofftogether (#haydikapatalım) with KoçSistem’s “Family Time” Project!

As of September 20, 2019, AÇEV has started an educational partnership with KoçSistem, who will provide trainings and guidance to parents about the use of technology. This social responsibility project aims to enable parents and their children to establish a healthier relationship with technology. KoçSistem also aims to raise public awareness about the healthy use…

A reading future comes with our footsteps!

This year, in the 41. Vodafone Istanbul Marathon on November 3, we will be running for a reading future, i.e., to fund our program “Reading for the Future.” Our goal is to raise 150,000 TL to ensure that 750 more children benefit from the program. Reading for the Future is a program for children aged…