Turkey is making attempts to be a member of the European Union in every field and has been carrying out studies related with this issue. In these studies, information about especially sustainable development, the levels of scientific studies, the conditions under which they are conducted, and what should be done in Turkey in the near future are provided. In this sense, the missions undertaken and responsibilities by YOK (Council of Higher Education). universities, TUBITAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey) are mentioned. Some sample studies of environmental education in Turkey and non-governmental organizations (NGOs) related with this) are also mentioned.