Development cooperation ,10.12.2018

Facility for Refugees in Turkey


In order to implement the EU-Turkey statement of 2016 the EU and its Member States established a Facility for Refugees in Turkey. The aim of the support is to respond to the humanitarian and development needs of Syrian refugees in Turkey. The EU committed to a decision of three billion euros additional funding for the Facility by the end of 2018. The EU budget will cover two billion euros and one the Member States will cover one billion euros. Finland is accordingly obliged to participate the funding with a share of 14 404 791 euros in the years 2019-2023.

Funding decision  10.12.2018

14 405 000 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Gender equality
  • Participatory development/Good governance

Field of activity

  • Primary education 33%
  • Basic health care 33%
  • Emergency food aid 34%

Special target group

  • women
  • girls
  • children
  • youth

Funding channel

Euroopan unioni



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