The partners of the project called SOS executed by Bursa Uludağ University are Ankara Student Youth Group, Polar A.Ş. and Society for Intercultural Research and Friendship (SIRF) from Turkey, the Ovidius University of Constanța from Romania, Solution Solidarité & Inclusion from France, Pereiaslav-Khmelnytskyi Hryhorii Skovoroda Pedagogical State University from Ukraine. A consortium formed with the partnership structure of 7 institutions is working on the SOS project.

Bursa Uludağ University

Bursa University was established in 1975. It was named Uludağ University in 1982. It has aimed to educate young people who have adopted an international vision, cultural and historical values and are respectful of society’s beliefs and values, are led by their mind and modern science, have democratic, free-thinking and a developed sense of personal responsibility. The university has 15 faculties, 2 junior colleges, 15 Vocational Schools, 1 Conservatory, 4 Institutes, 7 Applications and Research Centers and 1 Research Center, and 5 departments affiliated with the Rectorate.

Uludağ University ranks 5th in terms of the number of young international students in Turkey. The university’s vision is to be a university preferred with its quality education, and qualified scientific research and to be contributing to the increase in welfare with its innovation and entrepreneurship. The universities mission is to raise individuals preferred with their scientific and professional knowledge, to produce quality and original knowledge, and to contribute to progression by cooperating with all sectors thanks to the knowledge it produces.

Özlüce Görükle Campus, 16059 Nilüfer/Bursa

+90 (0224) 294 0000

Contact Person: A. Saim Kılavuz (Chancellor)

Romania Constanta Ovidius University

Ovidius University in Constanta, Romania, was founded in 1961 and was transformed into a comprehensive university in 1990. It is a higher education state institution. The university located in Constanta, the largest city of Dobruja and Romania, is a cultural bridge between the West and the East and is located in an economically strong region that is the eastern gateway to the European Union. Ovidius University aims to create, spread, and preserve knowledge through education and scientific research at European levels. The university serves the local community, but it has an effect on the entire Black Sea region within and beyond Europe. The vision of the university is to be recognized as a regional leader in research and higher education and is to be the first choice for students from the Black Sea and beyond.

Bulevardul Mamaia 124, Constanța 900527, Romania

+40 241 606 407

Contact Person: Denis Ibadula (Project Coordinator)

Pereiaslav-Khmelnytskyi Hryhorii Skovoroda State Pedagogical University

The Hryhorii Skovoroda University in Pereiaslav is a modern regional higher education institution that meets the requirements of modern information society and stands with the deep centennial education traditions of the Pereiaslav region in Ukraine.

 It started its activities as the Pereiaslav-Khmelnytsky branch of the Kyiv State Pedagogy Institute on June 23, 1986. By the order of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine in 2002, the Pereiaslav-Khmelnytsky State Pedagogical University named after Hryhorii Skovoroda was established based on an accredited institute at accreditation level IV in 2004 and 2010. The university has 6 faculties: Faculty of Pedagogy, Faculty of Social History, Faculty of Philology, Faculty of Nature and Technological Sciences, Faculty of Finance and Economics, Faculty of Sports Sciences. The university has consistently and persistently practised new scientific, methodological and organizational-economic mechanisms that provide quality education based on innovative development and ensure the efficient use of available resources.

Sukhomlyns’koho St, 30, Pereiaslav, Kyiv Oblast, Ukraine


Contact Person: Oksana Kovtun (Project Coordinator)

Ankara Student Youth Group (ASYG)

Ankara Student Youth Group was founded by youth working in various professions and students residing in Ankara in 2017 and it is an informal youth group. ASYG organizes events and brings together willing and experienced young people across Turkey to carry out projects in Ankara. The group members do Erasmus+ projects on body language, refugees and immigrants, and cultural and social labelling. ASYG consists of an experienced Erasmus team. There are 3 trainers with an EU-recognised trainer training certificate in the group. The group members do volunteer work by sending trainers to the projects of different institutions and organizations as well. ASYG continues to work on local and EU projects.


(+90) 5394241330

Contact Person: Hamza Erdem Çataltaş

Society for Intercultural Research and Friendship (SIRF/KARVAK)

SIRF is a non-governmental organization founded in 1995. The voluntary cultural organization was established to create an atmosphere of friendship, peace and love especially among international students studying in Turkey and among all the people from different cultures. Cooperating with associations, universities, institutes, foundations and people to protect national, historical and cultural values is among the organization’s aims. SIRF is a non-governmental organization that aims to provide voluntary service to international students who come to Turkey for education primarily and other purposes.

Kızılay, Meşrutiyet Neighbourhood, Konur Street  No: 36/15 Çankaya/Ankara

(0312) 4255009

Contact Person: Adem Alper Adıgüzel

Polar Research Technology Inc.

Polar Research Technology Inc. was established in 1998, and it is a technology company operating with its R&D studies in the software and hardware field. Polar Technology is a pioneer in Turkey’s establishment, development and expansion in sectoral solutions in the field of information technologies in different ways such as management and security systems (ServisCELL), fleet, smart bus stop management, vehicle tracking systems (PolarCELL).

Polar Technology, continues to be beneficial to people with its strong and dynamic structure, and in line with the needs of institutions with its environmentally friendly systems. At the 36th National Informatics Congress held with the theme of Digital Future: Artificial Intelligence, Polar Technology’s sectoral solution Serviscell received an award in the field of national and domestic software. Its vision is to become a leading brand in the national area with its innovative and smart sectoral solutions in the field of information technologies and to increase its activities in the international arena. Its mission is to develop new technologies in the field of hardware and software while providing value for Turkey’s economy and needs.

Çetin Emeç Boulevard, 1372 Sk. N0: 3/4, Kat 5, Çankaya/Ankara

+90 (312) 9990606

Contact Person: Yusuf Diker (Project Coordinator)

Solution Solidarité & Inclusion

Solution Solidarité & Inclusion is a non-profit NGO established in Paris in March 2019. Its purpose is to provide educational tools, promote intercultural dialogue and mutual understanding and appreciation, and encourage active participation in education and other educational activities in Europe funded by the EU Commission to disadvantaged groups such as people from poor areas and immigrants.

The solution is to provide chances to acquire new competencies to young people with fewer opportunities, through European initiatives by participating in Erasmus+ KA1 and KA2 projects. Some of the Erasmus+ KA1 projects are MOMS@WORK (2021), Faces (2020), EU-IN (2020), and YES (2020). Some KA2 projects are as follows; Solution Not Pollution (2019), SOS (2019), Influencers (2019), Idea (2019), Symbolic Violence (2020), and Internet Addiction (2020).


Contact Person: Hadrien Fiere (President)