About TANAP Social and Environmental Investment Programs

TANAP Social and Environmental Investment Programs (SEIP) is a program that supports investment and development projects implemented along TANAP route. The main objective of Social and Environmental Investment Programs launched out in year 2015 is to develop a coherent ecosystem along TANAP Pipe Line and to contribute in maintaining the economic and social development and preservation of natural resources.

As the result of desktop studies carried out and site visits made along TANAP Pipe Line during 2015, a Needs Analysis Report is issued and based on this report, Planning and Strategy Documents have been prepared that set the areas of priority and financial limits of TANAP Social and Environmental Investment Program. Areas of priority consist of two main components; Social and Environmental:

  • Social component supports investments that diversify tourism services; meets the equipment requirements of schools, libraries, sports fields and common social spaces; improves the quality of health services rendered at rural areas; expands the capacity of vocational training centers; enhances agricultural variety, added value and productivity; supports production of local and conventional products and supports social capital investments.
  • Environmental component supports sustainable management of natural resources, soil and water; efficient use and development of renewable energy resources; management of environmental infrastructure and reinforcing of environmental awareness; promotion of cultivation and economic use of medicinal and aromatic plants and protection and development of bio-diversity and ecosystems.

For detailed information and announcements of TANAP Social and Environmental Investment Programme, please refer to our website www.tanap-seip.com