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MARCH 8 INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY: Mor Çatı: ‘Feminism Empowers Women’

Mor Çatı Women’s Shelter Foundation has called the women on streets, saying, “On the streets on March 8 for our solidarity that made our non-violent and free lives, and our irreversible feminist struggle!” from bianet https://ift.tt/2EIxnC0 via CHPEU

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REPORT ON SEXUAL HARASSMENT IN DETENTION: ’48 Women Sexually Harassed Under Detention in 2018′

Releasing its 2018 report, the Legal Aid Bureau Against Sexual Harassment and Rape in Detention demanded the İstanbul Convention be implemented. from bianet https://ift.tt/2VJCPLM via CHPEU

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REPORT BY JOURNALISTS UNION OF TURKEY (TGS): ‘Women Journalists are Subjected to Violence’

Making a statement for the press, the Women and LGBTI Commission of the Journalists Union of Turkey (TGS) has shared the results of its “Violence Experience Sharing Group Report”, which was prepared based on the statements of 27 women journalists. … Continue reading

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Survey: 60 Percent Say Violence Biggest Problem for Women in Turkey

According to the “Public Perceptions of Gender Roles and the Status of Women” survey by Kadir Has University, 60 percent views “violence” as the biggest problem that women face in the society. The report also notes that the equality of … Continue reading

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Women Call from İstanbul for March 8: Our Power is Our Unity

Gathering in Bakırköy in İstanbul upon the call of March 8 Platform, women have repeated their demands, carrying the banners, “Our power is our unity against crisis, violence, inequality; long live March 8” and “All women of the world, unite.” … Continue reading

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Germany Denounces Turkey for Not Extending Accreditation of 3 Journalists

Turkey has rejected the press card applications of journalists Jörg Brase from the Second German Television (ZDF), Thomas Seibert from the Tagesspiegel newspaper and Halil Gülbeyaz from the Northern German Broadcasting (NDR). from bianet https://ift.tt/2INhmQb via CHPEU

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Turkey Ranks Worse in Rule of Law Index

Turkey has ranked 109th in the WJP Rule of Law Index 2019, marking a degrade of eight ranks when compared to 2018. It has ranked the last among 13 countries in the group of Eastern European and Central Asian countries. … Continue reading

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Gezi Indictment Against 16 People Including Osman Kavala Accepted

The indictment against 16 people, including Osman Kavala and Yiğit Aksakoğlu, who have been arrested as part of the investigation, has been accepted by the İstanbul 30th Heavy Penal Court. The indictment was completed on February 20. from bianet https://ift.tt/2NIFG4HContinue reading

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DİSK-AR: 90 Percent of Workers are Non-Union

According to the 2019 report of the DİSK-AR, only 7 percent of the workers benefit from collective labor agreements. Women’s unionization rate is significantly less than men’s. from bianet https://ift.tt/2EbfiMk via CHPEU

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Date of Transfer to 3rd İstanbul Airport Postponed Once Again

The date of transfer from İstanbul Atatürk Airport to İstanbul Airport, which was first announced as December 30-31, then as March 1-3, has been changed again. The transfer will take place on April 5-6 and Atatürk Airport will be closed … Continue reading

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