Who Are We?

Who Are We?

About SEED

SEED is a licensed non-profit NGO functioning under the Turkish Associations Law; Registration No. (249/080-34).  It is specialized in sustainable development and has been active in the sectors of education and development; early recovery; improving the livelihoods; health and emergency development response. SEED is geographically functioning in the Middle East, particularly Syria, Jordan and Lebanon, in addition to the Republic of Turkey. Its services target different societal groups with no discrimination. Hand in hand with partners, SEED seeks to contribute to enhancing the living standard for marginalized communities and individuals and changing for the better through development programs of sustainable impact so as to ensure a more valuable and beneficial humanitarian response.

SEED Vision

Middle East pioneers of sustainable development in the humanitarian field by 2030.

SEED Mission

Design, implement and develop effective development programs that contribute to achieving sustainable development for the target groups, through a rational institutional system and sustainable pioneering products in partnership and cooperation with stakeholders. 

SEED Objectives

  1. 1.  Supporting the concept of sustainable development, turning being in- need into being productive and developmentally responding to crises and turbulent times.
  2. 2. Enhancing the educational level and developing the distance learning for individuals so as to economically empower them.  
  3. 3. Creating opportunities, investing in the spectrum of tele-work and micro finance in order to contribute to both empowering the beneficiaries and improving their living standards.
  4. 4. Enhancing public health services and supporting the tele- work in order to achieve development sustainable impact. 
  5. 5. Developing gender issues and, socially and economically, support productive woman’s capabilities.
  6. 6. Designing and developing solutions for the green economy and improving handicrafts and professions so as to achieve sustainable development.
  7. 7. Accessing a participatory work system through establishing partnerships and cooperation with local, regional and international organizations in order to eliminate multidimensional poverty.

Our Team

Our Team

key statistics

key statistics

Total number of beneficiaries

Total number of beneficiaries

13552

Total number of Education & Development Program beneficiaries

Total number of Education & Development Program beneficiaries

6160

Total number of Early Recovery & Living Standard enhancement program

Total number of Early Recovery & Living Standard enhancement program

865

Total number of Health Program beneficiaries

Total number of Health Program beneficiaries

4527

Total number of Emergency Development Response Program beneficiaries

Total number of Emergency Development Response Program beneficiaries

2000

The number of MOUs and Cooperation Agreements signed by partners

The number of MOUs and Cooperation Agreements signed by partners

18

Total number of temporary and permanent job opportunities provided to beneficiaries by the Organization projects

Total number of temporary and permanent job opportunities provided to beneficiaries by the Organization projects

183

Media

Media

conference

With the participation of the World Health Organization and the Turkish Red Crescent, and in the presence of a number of international and local institutions; and with full commitment to safety measures and prevention of Coronavirus; The SEED Foundation for Sustainable Development held a workshop entitled “Reality and Challenges of the transition to Telemedicine in Disaster and crisis response” in

October 10, 2020 SEED

Digital Forum

SEED Foundation for Sustainable Development held its first digital medical conference with the participation of a number of consultant physicians in the telemedicine program, which targets IDPs and residents in northern Syria. Where a number of consultant doctors and representatives of medical societies and local, regional and international institutions participated in the forum. The meeting was opened by Eng. Bassam

September 15, 2020 SEED

On the other hand, we denounce with righteous indignation and dislike men who are so beguiled and demoralized

“On the other hand, we denounce with righteous indignation and dislike men who are so beguiled and demoralized by the charms of pleasure of the moment, so blinded by desire, that they cannot foresee the pain and trouble that are bound to ensue; and equal blame belongs to those who fail in their duty through weakness of will, which is

April 4, 2020 SEED

Section 1.10.32

Section 1.10.32 of “de Finibus Bonorum et Malorum”, written by Cicero in 45 BC

“Sed ut perspiciatis unde omnis iste natus error sit voluptatem accusantium doloremque laudantium, totam rem aperiam, eaque ipsa quae ab illo inventore veritatis et quasi architecto beatae vitae dicta sunt explicabo. Nemo enim ipsam voluptatem quia voluptas sit aspernatur aut odit aut fugit, sed quia consequuntur magni dolores eos qui ratione voluptatem sequi nesciunt. Neque porro quisquam est, qui dolorem

April 4, 2020 SEED

Distance therapy program

“swollen neck” Between the severity of the disease and the absence of treatment, the displaced are still suffering after the war displaced them from their homes, depriving them of the most basic necessities of life, as well as the absence of health care. From the camps of Azaz, a small-town northwest of Aleppo, the child A. H. suffered from a

October 6, 2020 SEED

Distance therapy program

“cerebral atrophy” Sickness is a journey of pain and patience, and a cruel experience that the patient does not live alone, but is shared by his family and friends, and perhaps the most difficult of which are these that have accompanied the patient since the beginning of his life. It is a world full of many human and tragic stories

August 1, 2020 SEED