First Steps of Interinstitutional Sustainable Cooperation to Support the Employment of Young People Have Taken

Studies to develop the provided consultancy services to university students in order to assist them to access career guidance and related opportunities about business life are continuing. İŞKUR (Turkish Employment Agency) Job and Vocational Counselling Department visited DG CHI and exchanged opinions about areas where cooperation can be made.

Sinan Temur, the Head of Department of İŞKUR Job and Vocational Counselling, and expert committee visited DG CHI and DEZODES Project and explained provided services of the Institution to young people and students.

Underlining that İŞKUR has 85 contact points within universities, Temur also gave information on activities such as Job Searching Skills Trainings, Employment Fairs held in different cities, Career Days organised by the Institution.

The meeting was hosted by Ilkay Atlı, the Head of Credit Department. In addition to DEZODES Project team, members of Training Advisory Group also participated to the meeting. Interinstitutional cooperation possibilities to develop employment guidance for students accommodating in the hostels of DG CHI was discussed and it was decided that most of the planned activities could be jointly acted.

4 November 2016