The Turkish Green Building Council (TGBC) aims to contribute to the building industry's development by means of the spread of principles of sustainability. Turkish Green Building Council; which was established in 2007, under the leadership of our founding president Mr. Ali Nihat GOKYIGIT and our founding vice president Ms. Duygu ERTEN has now more than 100 supporting members.
DEİK, the Turkish private sector's gateway to foreign countries, was founded in 1986 to follow the economic, commercial, industrial and financial relations of the Turkish private sector with foreign countries and international organizations and to help to initiate and improve these relationships.
EKF is Denmark's official export credit agency established in 1922 as the third export credit agency in the world. We help Danish companies to make it possible and attractive for customers abroad to buy products and services from Denmark. EKF is owned by the Danish state, but is operated as a modern financial institution on commercial terms.
ENSIA (Energy Industrialists & Businessmen Association) is focusing on clean energy and working for diversity and to decrease the external dependency in energy resources of Turkey. ENSIA is the address for clustering vision needed in the renewable energy sector by the main industrial companies, also the sub-industrial companies gather under the ENSIA roof mechanism.
GÜNDER, which was founded in 1991, maintains studies in development of industry, science and technology in the field of solar energy by establishing the regulatory framework and raising awareness. GÜNDER is a unique non-governmental organization of Turkey that consists of administrators and civil servants of public bodies, academic members and industry representatives of Solar Thermal and PV, is the voice of solar energy by representing the entire value chain. GÜNDER is not only the member of ISES, SolarPower Europe (the new EPIA) and ESTIF, but also represents Turkish Republic in the programs of IEA SHC and IEA PVPS.
Izmir Development Agency, are an officially established Regional Development Agency in Turkey which is responsible for the local economic and social development along with the promotion of the city of Izmir. IZKA, was founded by law and all our activities are coordinated by “The Turkish Ministry of Development”. The members of the management board are the Governor of Izmir (President), the Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor, the President of Chamber of Commerce and the President of the Chamber of Industry and three elected members from some business associations.
Denmark has decided to lead the transition to a green growth economy and will be independent of fossil fuels by 2050 as the first country in the world. As the official green brand for Denmark, State of Green gathers all leading players in the fields of energy, climate, water and environment and fosters relations with international stakeholders interested in learning from the Danish experience.
Sustainability Academy is a nonprofit social enterprise with the mission of being a pioneer in business world in order to accelerate the sustainable transformation in business world for a sustainable future and progress. Sustainability Academy is leading about the placement and development of sustainable business in Turkey and development of sustainable life styles in society with sustainable studies from a global approach by creating sustainable platforms within this perspective, we aim at carrying out activities to raise the benefits of sustainable business models and give information on economic, social and environmental sustainability.
Turkish Wind Energy Association (TWEA) established at 10 February 1992 with 92/2752 council of ministers decision is a non-profit organization, follows scientific, technical and practical studies about wind energy and operates in expanding the usage of wind energy resources.
WRI Turkey Sustainable Cities started its projects on transportation in Turkey as EMBARQ in 2005. With an institutional re-organization in 2012, EMBARQ renewed its formation and continued its projects in Turkey under EMBARQ Turkey Sustainable Transportation Association. To introduce integrated solutions to urban problems, WRI united its programs dedicated to cities under WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities in 2015. The EMBARQ Centers in Brazil, China, India, Mexico and Turkey adapted to the organizational change and became country offices of WRI Ross Center for Sustainable Cities producing integrated urban solutions in mobility, urban development, energy efficiency and climate change areas.