TANAP – Provision of Technical Assistance and Monitoring Services for Development of Social and Environmental Investment Programme for TANAP

Country

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Turkey
EuropeAid

:

TNP-TPG-SEIP-CNT-003
Start Year

:

2016

End Year

:

2019
Beneficiary

:

TANAP
Consortium

:

ANKON Consulting, AQWADEM Consulting
Budget

:

3.533.700,00 USD
Financing

:

TANAP
Working Area

:

Regional and Economic Development
Service Area

:

Grant Scheme Support, Technical Assistance

The purpose of the programme is to create sustainable development for local populations and steadily improve the quality of life during the construction and operations phase of the Trans Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline Project (TANAP). Three funding mechanisms are used to disburse $ 84 M in support of programme objectives, which are; direct grant, direct investment and programme contribution. Within this scope, key aspects of the Social & Environmental Investment Programme aim to support the priority areas as given below:

  • Supporting of tourism service diversification investment such as agro-tourism,
  • Equipment supports to schools, libraries, sport areas and common social areas,
  • Supporting of penetration and increasing quality of health services in rural areas,
  • Increasing the capacity of vocational centers,
  • Increasing product diversification, value added and productivity in agriculture,
  • Supporting of production of local and traditional products,
  • Sustainable management of natural resources, soil and water,
  • Development and efficient use of renewable energy resources,
  • Management of environmental infrastructure and increasing awareness on environment,
  • Supporting of breed medical and aromatic plants and economic usage,
  • Protecting and developing bio-diversification and eco-systems,
  • Supporting of social capital investments.

OSTİM Work and Construction Machinery Cluster (İŞİM) Ministry of Economy UR-GE Projects: BAUMA 2013 Matchmaking Project

Country

:

Germany
EuropeAid

:

Start Year

:

2013
End Year

:

2013
Beneficiary

:

OSTIM
Consortium

:

Budget

:

Financing

:

Working Area

:

SMEs and Private Sector Development
Service Area

:

Institution Building and Restructuring, Sector Analysis and Market Studies, Communication and Event Management, Grant Scheme Support, Technical Assistance, Management Consulting, Training & Capacity Building, Project Planning and Management, Strategy, Planning and Implementation

ANKON Consulting has been assigned with carrying out a matching project in Munich Germany, between UR-GE projects companies of the OSTİM Work and Construction Machinery Cluster (İŞİM) and international companies in BAUMA (April 15-21,2013) Trade fair.

The purpose of the project is to promote local dynamics and exporting mobilization within the scope of “Supporting the International Competitiveness Program (UR-GE) of the Turkish Ministry of Economy.”
Matchmaking program aimed to contribute in international competitiveness and sustainability of the UR-GE projects companies of the OSTİM Work and Construction Machinery Cluster (İŞİM) by organizing one to one meetings with their competitors, suppliers and customers in international arena.

Technical Assistance-Improved Integration of Disabled Persons into Society

Country

:

Turkey
EuropeAid

:

131054/D/SER/TR
Start Year

:

2013

End Year

:

2015
Beneficiary

:

Ministry of Family and Social Policies
Consortium

:

Archidata (IT), ANKON Consulting (TR), Activa (NL), Beyazay Dernegi (TR)
Budget

:

980.00 €
Financing

:

EC – European Commission
Working Area

:

Health
Service Area

:

Communication and Event Management, Grant Scheme Support, Technical Assistance, Training & Capacity Building, Project Planning and Management

This contract aims at strengthening the institutional capacity of the Ministry of Family and Social Policies’ General Directorate of Services for Disabled Persons and Elderly (DG), and civil society organisations (CSOs) operating in the disability field and social inclusion of vulnerable groups.
In the scope of the contract, ANKON provides the local project management as well as provision of experts and support staff.
The following services are given;

  • Training on disability, social inclusion of vulnerable groups, etc. will be delivered to the relevant CSOs,
  • Projects in the context of a grant scheme will be monitored by site visits,
  • Training on grant project implementation, preparation of final report will be delivered to the grant beneficiaries,
  • Assistance to grant beneficiaries on procurement of supplies, implementation procedures, contract amendments, report writing, etc. The grant projects will be monitored by a Web-based online monitoring tool called the monitoring information system (MIS). The consultant will make the fully operational MIS through the pre-established project website,
  • Study tours for staff from the DG will be arranged in order to benefit from the best practices of the EU Member States in the field of disability. The consultant will assist the DG in the preparation and dissemination of the GAP analysis report in the field of disability in the wake of the completion of the study visits,
  • Training programme on project management for the DG (PCU) staff in order to strengthen capacity and improve project management skills of the DG (PCU) staff members will be arranged,
  • Dissemination and publicity activities will be held.

Public Sector Funding Consulting Services – CISCO Systems

Country

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Turkey
EuropeAid

:

Start Year

:

2007
End Year

:

2009
Beneficiary

:

CISCO Systems
Consortium

:

ANKON
Budget

:

Financing

:

CISCO Systems
Working Area

:

Information & Communication Technologies
Service Area

:

Sector Analysis and Market Studies, Grant Scheme Support

ANKON assisted Cisco Systems Central (Brussels) and Local (Turkey) Teams in the generation and qualification of project support and business development which are closely linked to the Cisco’s strategic targets; advise on strategic directions based on developments in funding streams and public sector in Turkey. ANKON experts contribute, to the Cisco central and local teams’ strategic planning sessions and regular follow-up meetings with the European Teams.