SIGMA works with Turkey within the EU’s overall policy framework for the Western Balkans, the Stabilisation and Accession Process (SAP). Accession negotiations with Turkey were launched in October 2005. SIGMA currently supports this EU candidate country in the following areas:
SIGMA's annual Assessments review the progress made by EU Candidates and Potential Candidates in public administration reform. These Assessments feed into the EC's annual Progress Reports and its programming of technical assistance. They also aim to provide countries with inputs into their own reform activities.
Assessment reports prepared for Turkey are available here.
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