Third Sector Foundation of Turkey (TUSEV) was appointed HoN in November 2013 by the Turkish Foreign Ministry.
It was established in 1993 by Turkey's leading civil society organizations and has now grown to support network of over 100 associations and foundations that share a vision of strengthening the legal, fiscal and operations infrastructure of the third sector in Turkey. Among TUSEV's main objectives are non-profit law reform, research on civil society and philanthropy, promoting social investment and social injustice philanthropy, and facilitating partnerships across sectors, as well as across borders.
A consortium of Third Sector Foundation of Turkey (TUSEV), System and Generation (S&G) and the Association of Civil Society and Development Institute (ACSDI) as ALF Coordinators in Turkey is in charge of the coordination and mobilisation of the Turkish Network.
Realizing the dimension and diversity of Anna Lindh Foundation, Consortium of TUSEV, S&G and ACSDI as HoN of ALF in Turkey is determined to establish close cooperation with other HoN across the world in order to use the high potential of the foundation. The connection of networks will result in the attainment of larger scales and broader visibility. Hence, it will widen the agenda of the organizations and increase ALF actions.
Furthermore, the Consortium of TUSEV, S&G and ACSDI as HoN of ALF in Turkey intends to strengthen the communication within the network by enhancing a better electronic communication system and by refreshing the out of date database of members in Turkey.