|Purple Certificate Program|
Launched in 2007, the Purple Certificate Program is a gender education program targeting high school teachers in the provinces of Istanbul, Izmir, Kars, Nevsehir, Sanliurfa, Trabzon and Van. Since its inception, a total of 2144 teachers, students and women have attended seminars and training programs. Furthermore, a total of 206 high school teachers attended the intensive week-long program at the Sabanci University campus in Istanbul thereby earning a ‘Purple Certificate’. ‘Purple Certificate’ has been certified as an in-service training program by the Ministry of Education in Turkey.
The Goals of the Purple Certificate Program: