'Social Cooperatives Training and Publicity Train', which was organized with the cooperation of TCDD, started its second expedition with a ceremony held at Sirkeci Station.
In order to raise awareness about the social cooperative model in our country, to support, develop and disseminate social cooperatives; Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Mr. M.Cahit Turhan and Trade Minister Ruhsar Pekcan attended.
TURHAN: Social Cooperative Train is a product of social responsibility understanding
In his speech, Transport and Infrastructure Minister Cahit Turhan at the ceremony, influence and have claimed at a global level in each area, which has become a country that Turkey's future in a manner devoid of social responsibility is not possible healthy walk, said it was a product of this understanding of social cooperatives train.
Stating that social cooperatives aim to find solutions to social problems such as ensuring the integration of disadvantaged groups into working life, Turhan stated that their aim is to ensure the participation of disadvantaged citizens such as migrants, addicts, disabled and ex-convicts in the production process.
Turhan stated that increasing the awareness about the employment of these citizens and the provision of their common needs was among the important objectives.
“The real thing for us is our people. It is the peace, prosperity, peace of mind and wealth of our people. For this reason, we care about this project and give all kinds of support. That's why we combine Europe and Asia with the High Speed Train. We say 'You cannot go where you are not going' and equip every corner of our country with roads and infrastructure investments. Completing its first journey in October, our train has carried out important works in the field of social cooperatives in 10 provinces. Now he will go on his second trip and carry out his works in Istanbul, Ankara, Kayseri, Sivas, Malatya, Gaziantep, Hatay and Adana provinces. "
Turhan, the social cooperative train 1 generator wagon, 2 sleeper wagons, 1 dining and wagons of the 1 exhibition car, consisting of not only a means of transportation, being a train beyond expressing meaning, where he believes the new lives, new lives, said he believes that will germinate. .
Minister of Transport and Infrastructure M.Cahit Turhan hoped that the projects will shed light on the activities to be carried out in the field of social cooperatives.
PEKCAN: Project, Transport and Infrastructure Ministry and TCDD
Speaking at the ceremony, Trade Minister Ruhsar Pekcan said that the Social Cooperative Education and Promotion Train, which had completed the autumn campaign, will go on the spring flight.
He stated that the train, which started on October 1, 2018, started from Ankara and visited 10 provinces: Eskişehir, Kütahya, Balıkesir, Manisa, İzmir, Aydın, Denizli, Isparta, Afyonkarahisar and Konya, and said, Our second Social Cooperative Train, which we will see off from Istanbul today, will stop by Ankara, Kayseri, Sivas, Malatya, Gaziantep, Hatay, Adana. We aim to attract the attention of volunteers, academics and the public, and raise awareness about social cooperatives. said.
Pekcan, "I hope that this project, which has been carried out with the cooperation and valuable participation of the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure and the General Directorate of State Railways, will be beneficial and successful for our country and nation." he spoke.
After the speeches, both of the Minister took the train to the exhibition inside the train.
The train, which will depart from Istanbul on April 8 after the two-day program, will make study visits to 8 cities including Ankara, Kayseri, Sivas, Malatya, Gaziantep, Hatay and Adana.