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Turkey

Turkey

1. Youth Policy Governance

1.5 Cross-sectoral approach with other ministries

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  1. Mechanisms and actors

Mechanisms and actors

In accordance with the below provision of Article 18 of the Legislative Decree Number 638 on the Organization and Duties of the Ministry of Youth and Sports Dated 03/06/2011; “National Youth and Sports Policy Document is drawn up by the Ministry and submitted to the approval of the Council of Ministers with the purpose of providing coordination and cooperation between public institutions and organizations which carry out policies and activities directly or indirectly affecting young people and sports. The National Youth and Sports Policy Document is reviewed and updated in periods of four years at the latest. In the updating process of the National Youth and Sports Policy Document, recommendations of the relevant public institutions and organizations, sports federations and non-governmental organizations are taken into consideration.” In that framework, meetings are held with the organizations which have an impact or studies on related policy area and contributions of such organizations are evaluated during the updating stage of the Youth Policy.