Wildlife Conservation Foundation – DAYKO


It aims to be a pioneer non-governmental organization for sustainable use of natural sources that educates the youth who will be in charge of protection of natural assets, seeks peace, integrates with public, stands alongside labour and draws its strength from wildlife. 


It works to conserve biodiversity of our country and enable sustainable use of natural sources while ensuring the safety of local people. It believes that people can live in harmony with nature and works to leave a liveable world to our children. DAYKO, which states its vision as ‘recognizing the value of Turkey’s spectacularly rich variety of plant and animal species and their natural habitats and conserving them’, with this objective runs conservation projects, carries out activities for the enforcement and improvement of relevant laws; cooperates with public, local or central organizations and legal entities and administrators.