CSSP News: Mapping on sexual violence services in the Western Balkans and Turkey Executive summary is now published!

December 9th, 2019 – The ‘Mapping on sexual violence services in the Western Balkans and Turkey’ Executive summary aims at providing an overview of the services specifically supporting victims of sexual violence in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia and Turkey. International legislation calls for adequate support services for victims of sexual …

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CSSP News: Premier of partner video “Collaborating towards an effective implementation of the Istanbul Convention”

CSSP partners have successfully cooperated since 2017 to contribute to the effective implementation of the Istanbul Convention in their region. As one of the last collaborations of the project, they created a video to illustrate the effectiveness of their cooperation.

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Civil society organizations prepared alternative report on the progress towards Sustainable Development Goals – Sivil toplum örgütleri Sürdürülebilir Kalkınma Hedefleri’ne yönelik ilerlemeler hakkında alternatif rapor yayınladı

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were reviewed at the UN High Level Political Forum on 09-18 July. The SDG, adopted in 2015, consists of 17 objectives, which are intended to be achieved by 2030, and progress towards these goals is reviewed through voluntary reports from countries. After the presentation of Turkey’s second country report by …

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More than 10,000 people signed the campaign for women’s right to alimony – Kadınların nafaka hakkını savunan kampanya 10.000’den fazla imza topladı

More than 10,000 people signed the petition started on June 12 with the call of Alimony Rights Women’s Platform. According to the Turkish Civil Code, alimony can be given to the party that will fall into poverty in case of divorce regardless of gender. However, the right to alimony, which in practice is benefited mostly …

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CSSP News: Positive messaging campaign on the Istanbul Convention launches

May 27th, 2019 – Today, the CSSP positive messaging campaign on the Istanbul Convention launches in the Western Balkans and Turkey. From May 27 – 31st, nine important articles from the Istanbul Convention will be presented and discussed on WAVE and CSSP partner’s social media accounts. The campaign was organized by Serbian CSSP partner Fenomena …

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Feminist Savunuculuk ve Kadının İnsan Hakları Etkinliği kadın avukatları buluşturdu – Feminist Advocacy and Women’s Human Rights event brought together women lawyers

Kadın Dayanışma Vakfı’nın Ankara Barosu Kadın Hakları Merkezi katkılarıyla düzenlediği “Feminist Savunuculuk ve Kadının İnsan Hakları” başlıklı söyleşiye Prof. Dr. Yakın Ertürk konuşmacı olarak katıldı. Prof. Dr. Ertürk, konuşmasında feminist savunuculuk, aile hukuku ve kadına yönelik şiddet gibi konulara odaklandı. Çok sayıda kadın avukatın katıldığı etkinlik, katılımcıların özellikle feminizm ve hukuk pratikleri ve kendi hayatlarına …

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GREVIO Komitesi’ne seçilecek uzmanlar bağımsız ve tarafsız olmalıdır! – The experts chosen to GREVIO should be independent and impartial!

İstanbul Sözleşmesi Türkiye İzleme Platformu, 109 bağımsız kadın ve LGBTİ+ örgütünün imzasıyla hazırlanan çağrı metnini İstanbul Sözleşmesi Taraflar Komitesi üyelerine gönderdi. Platform, “GREVIO Komitesi’ne seçilecek uzmanlar bağımsız ve tarafsız olmalıdır!” başlıklı çağrı metninde GREVIO komitesinin 10 yeni üyesinin seçileceği 1 Nisan 2019’da yapılacak toplantıda üye seçiminde tarafsızlık ve bağımsızlık ilkelerine özen gösterilmesini talep etti. Çağrı, İstanbul …

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