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Poverty is a multi-dimensional problem consisting of several causes and results. It requires various approaches and colloboration for the solution as well. Also poverty has been an important problem in Turkey. However, no important policy was been able to be developed to terminate or decrement poverty. Having no coordination between the institutions contending with poverty restricts the policies efficiency in useas well. It has been stated that the public sector has been allocating an important portion of resource in spite of all these problems. Policy-making process consists of such phases as agenda-setting, policy formulation, policy design, policy implementation and policy evaluation. Effectiveness of a public policy depends on the proper production of the policy which goes through these phases. The purpose of this study was to examine public policies aimed to prevention of poverty are being identified and applied regardless of poverty. Also it was to appoint public policies should take appropriate measures to the situation of increasing poverty dayby day. In this study, it was discussed to need new social and cultural policies because of actual public policiesare not sufficient to prevent poverty and they often indexed to the economy. Also in this study; public policies’ characteristics were examined to prevent poverty and put forwarded erroneous applications in this topic.