How the EU and Turkey can promote self-reliance for Syrian refugees through agricultural trade
Resource type: Research
Organisation: Brookings, TENT
Tags: Livelihoods and social cohesion - Cash in Turkey
Publication year: 2020
The report is divided into three sections: 1) a discussion of the current situation facing Syrian refugees in Turkey and the efforts made to provide better employment opportunities for them; 2) the challenges and opportunities with respect to accessing employment, with an emphasis on the agricultural sector; 3) a set of policy recommendations developed through interviews and discussions with academics, civil society representatives, Turkish national and local government officials, and representatives of international agencies, as well as officials from the European Commission and Parliament.