Complementary Emergency Social Safety Net(C-ESSN) Project

Complementary Emergency Social Safety Net (C-ESSN) Project is a cash-based assistance project designed to meet the basic needs of the “most vulnerable” who cannot be directed to livelihoods.

The project aims to include the foreigners who have ID number starting with 99, who are disadvantaged to be directed to livelihoods, and have Temporary Protection Status / International Protection Status / International Protection Status Application and Humanitarian Residence Permit.

C-ESSN Project is financed by the European Union. The project is implemented through KIZILAYKART Platform, and supported by the Directorate General of Population and Citizenship Affairs (DGPC) and Directorate General of Migration Management (DGMM).

Within the scope of the project, an additional cash support is provided to severely disabled beneficiaries on the condition that a health condition proof report, obtained from the authorized public institutions, is submitted.

374,895 People

Number of People Receiving Regular Cash Assistance

4 Billion ₺

Total Social Assistance

%54 Female %46 Male

Gender Breakdown of Beneficiaries

188 Million ₺

Total Payment Amount in August 2023

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