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Flag of the Ministry of Labour and Social Security, current and former version - Images by Tomislav Šipek, 5 October 2015
The flag of the Ministry of Labour and Social Security (photo) is white with the ministry's emblem in the middle. "T.C." stands for "Türkiye Cumhuriyeti", "Republic of Turkey".
The former flag of the Ministry (photo) was white with the ministry's emblem in the middle.
Tomislav Šipek, 5 October 2015
Flag of the Social Security Institution - Image by Ivan Sache, 25 May 2018
SGK (website) was established in 2006 by Law No. 5,502, as the merger of three former institutions (Social Insurances Institution - est. 1964, Retirement Fund - est. 1949, and Social Insurance Institution for Tradesmen and Craftsmen and Other Self-Employed People - est. 1971). Law No. 5,510, enacted in 1986 and fully enforced on 1 October 2008, created equal, accessible and qualified health services for whole population.
The duties of SGK are prescribed in Article 3 of Law 5.502, as follows.
- To implement the social security policies by taking into consideration the national development strategies and policies as well as annual implementation programs and to undertake endeavors for the improvement of these policies.
- To inform natural and legal persons for whom it serves with regard to their rights and obligations and to facilitate the exercise of these rights and fulfillment of these obligations.
- To follow up international developments, to collaborate with the European Union and International organizations, to undertake the necessary studies with regard to social security agreements to be concluded with foreign countries, to implement international agreements that are duly executed.
The flag of SGK (photo, photo, photo, photo, photo, photo) is white with the institution's emblem.
Ivan Sache, 25 May 2018