Psychosocial Support Project

Now is Time to Recover Mental Health of Syrian Refugee Children in Maltepe

Leading project partner Maltepe District Governorship in cooperation with Maltepe Municipality and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) has launched an exemplary humanitarian project, entitled “Diagnosis and treatment of school-age Syrian refugee children’s post-traumatic stress disorders (PTSD)“. Based on scientific diagnosis and treatment literature, 354 school-age Syrian children aged between 6-17 years old were screened […]

Erasmus+ EVS Accreditation

Maltepe Youth Ready for European Voluntary Service (EVS) Projects

European Voluntary Service (EVS) is a specific youth programme placed under the general framework of Ersmaus+, which provides young people with the chance to travel abroad in order to express their commitment to personal development and European citizenship through unpaid and full-time voluntary activities in a foreign country within or outside the EU. Maltepe District […]

Erasmus+ KA1 Project

Terrarum Orbis (Globe), International Documentary Project on Refugees and their Cultural Adaptation

In the cooperation of five organisations from five different country, which are Maltepe District Governorship from Turkey, Pistes Solidares Meditarranee from France, Balik Arts from UK, Progetti Europei di Coperazione from Italy, Sillogos Filon Xeno from Greece and Villagjaro Onkentes Nonprofit KFT from Hungary, the  Terrarum Orbis Erasmus+ KA1 project started with approval of Italian National […]

Project Against School Dropouts

Students From Secondary School to University All in Together

Maltepe District Governorship and Maltepe University Research and Application Centre for Street Children have achieved a phenomenal success for the secondary school students at risk of school dropout by “Students from Secondary School to University All in Together” project. Due to this brilliant success, the past 1-year bilateral agreement signed between the governorship and university […]

Project Against Substance Abuse

A New Project Based on Psychosocial Development Model: Sports in the Face of Substance Abuse

In order to promote Maltepe youth to fight against substance abuse, Maltepe District Governorship developed a youth project by forming a broad cooperation network with Maltepe University Research and Application Centre for Street Children, Maltepe Directorate of Ministry of National Education, Societal Culture and Development Association, Maltepe Directorate of Ministry of Youth and Sports and […]

International Child Games Village

Traditional Child Games To Revive in Maltepe

Our project mainly targets at bringing traditional but, unfortunately, almost extinct child game rituals, rules, expressions, toys,  and tales to light by setting up an international children’s game village in association with field experts and well-known scholars from education and anthropology disciplines. An extended project report consisting 29 pages was presented in 2015 to the […]