No deceleration for Total Factor Productivity Project in December

Immense studies continued within the context of the  Support to Development of a Policy Framework for Total Factor Productivity in Turkey Project, which is financed by the EU and the Republic of Turkey, implemented by the UNDP and with the Ministry of Development as the final beneficiary.

New activities are underway within the scope of the Total Factor Productivity (TFP) Project, which is being implemented to define the obstacles in front of economic efficiency and to determine the solutions. The activities continued in full speed during December.

Synthesis report is finalized

The synthesis report prepared within the scope of the project was completed in December. The final report on the results of the field work carried out was finalized upon the opinions of the Ministry of Development. Preparations for the International Conference, which is planned to be held in coming months, have also started.

Computerized Tool to be designed

Another element of which studies were accelerated in December was the design of Computerized Tool as a decision support mechanism. The aim of this Tool is to create an open decision support system between the institutions by combining the open data from the existing institutional databases, gathering the live data needed from the field and providing the collected data to the decision makers.

Green and White Papers in the pipeline

Besides, The “Green Paper” is planned to be published by the end of January under the Project, After the publishing of the Green Paper, which will be the first version of the Project’s outputs, coordinated study meetings will be made on this version. As the result of those meetings the “White Paper”, the final version, will come out. The White Paper is planned to be completed by the end of March.

About the Project

Support to Development of a Policy Framework on Total Factor Productivity is a technical assistance project financed by the European Union (EU) and the Republic of Turkey, and executed by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). The beneficiary of the Project is the Ministry of Development and the contracting authority of the Project is the Central Finance and Contracts Unit (CFCU).