As Turkey rapidly grows more urban and citizens are faced with the choice between private cars and sustainable transport, the need for infrastructure that supports active or non-motorized transport has never been greater.
EMBARQ Turkey has worked to improve cycling infrastructure and cycling conditions in Turkey since 2010.
- Acting Director, WRI Turkey Sustainable CitiesTurkey
Güneş Cansız is the Acting Director of WRI Turkey Sustainable Cities where she leads to a team of professionals working for the implementation projects in Turkey.
Prior to joining WRI, she has managed projects inside and outside Turkey funded by the Open Society Foundation, Texas Civil...
- Strategic Communications Coordinator, WRI Turkey Sustainable CitiesTurkey
Hande Dönmez has been working at WRI Turkey Sustainable Cities since 2013. She is responsible for developing strategic communications plans, public relations, media relations, event marketing and management, and social media and web content management.
Before WRI Turkey Sustainable...
- Urban Development and Accessibility Manager, WRI Turkey Sustainable CitiesTurkey
Cigdem Cörek Öztaş is the Urban Development and Accessibility Manager at WRI Turkey Sustainable Cities and joined in October 2013. Previously, she worked as a project assistant on a TUBITAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey) project called, "Industrial Clusters in...
- Urban Mobility Manager, WRI Turkey Sustainable CitiesTurkey
Merve Akı is Urban Mobility Manager at WRI Turkey Sustainable Cities. She works to improve public space and public life in Istanbul.
Previously, Merve worked as a researcher at Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University on a project entitled “Urban Regeneration Processes and their Socio-Economic...