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Flag of the Ministry of Development - Image by Tomislav Šipek, 30 September 2015
The flag of the Ministry of Development (photo) is white with the ministry's emblem in the middle.
Tomislav Šipek, 30 September 2015
Flag of GAP - Image by Ivan Sache, 30 April 2019
The Southeastern Anatolia Project (website) was established by Decree-Law No. 388, published on 6 November 1989 in the Turkish official gazette, No. 20,334. GAP, headquartered at Şanlıurfa, covers the Provinces of Adıyaman, Batman, Diyarbakır, Gaziantep, Kilis, Mardin, Siirt, Şanlıurfa and Şırnak.
GAP aims at improving the income level and life quality of people living
in the region, reducing regional disparities and contributing to
country’s economic and social development by mobilizing and utilizing
the resources of the region.
The GAP program for the development of water resources is composed of two parts as the projects of the Euphrates-Tigris basin. The program envisages the construction of 22 dams and 19 hydraulic power plants and introduction of irrigation over an area of 1.8 million hectares.
I>Ivan Sache, 30 April 2019