The Opening Ceremony of Technical Assistance for Garment Training and Entrepreneurship Initiative (GATE for Women) the Beneficiary of which is Eastern Black Sea Development Agency and the Contracting Auhtority of which is Directorate of European Union and Financial Assistance in the Ministry of Labour and Social Security of the Republic of Turkey was held in Giresun New Jasmin Hotel on Tuesday 6th of September 2016.
The welcome speeches of the event were made by the Head of the Project Development and Implementation Unit of Eastern Black Sea Development Agency and Senior Representative of Operation Beneficiary of the Technical Assistance for Garment Training and Entrepreneurship Initiative MEHMET BOZDOĞAN, the Acting Deputy Head of the Economic and Social Development Section at Delegation of the European Union to Turkey ANDREA VERA, the Deputy Undersecretary of Ministry of Labour and Social Security and Head of Human Resources Development Operational Programme KÜRŞAD ARAT, Ordu Governor İRFAN BALKANLIOĞLU and Giresun Governor HASAN KARAHAN.
The Opening Ceremony continued with the speech of FATMA AK the Former Internal Resources Manager at LC Waikiki which was about her experiences in the sector.
After the lunch break, the Team Leader of GATE Technical Assistance Team ANNA VIDINOVA started to make her presentation and then the meeting continued with the presentations of THİERRY DESCHİETERE the Education and Training Expert of GATE Technical Assistance Team and BURÇİN YEŞİLTEPE the Communication and Visibility Expert of GATE Technical Assistance Team.
Many directors of Public Education Centers from Ordu and Giresun provinces and Ready-Made Garment Sector Representatives attended the meeting. The General Manager of TYH Tekstil ÖRGÜR ÖZAY took the floor and informed the participants about the region and sector and then discussions were made on the solution of current problems.