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Turkish women rise up against Istanbul Convention withdrawal | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-09-25 02:13

In Turkey, women rise up to stop withdrawal from the Istanbul Convention · Global Voices

Globalvoices - 2020-09-23 23:42

PACE: Aims of Istanbul Convention intentionally distorted

ANF - 2020-09-18 20:16
The Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe has reiterated its support for the Istanbul Convention in the face of countries which have opened the convention to debate, including Turkey. ...

How an Instagram trend helped illustrate the value of the Istanbul Convention | UCLA

UCLA - 2020-09-17 12:32

Sight Magazine - Istanbul Convention: Selfies in solidarity with murdered women as Turkey mulls EU pact

Sightmagazine - 2020-09-12 17:50

Trade unions and women's organisations in Turkey call for organised resistance to defend the Istanbul Convention | Morning Star

Morningstaronline - 2020-08-31 19:43

Saturday Mothers: The state must face its past

ANF - 2020-08-29 16:00
On the Day of the Disappeared, the Istanbul Initiative of Saturday Mothers has once again called on the Turkish government to clarify the fate of the missing and sign the UN Convention against Disappearances. ...

European Women's Solidarity: Implement the Istanbul Convention!

ANF - 2020-08-25 17:53
European Women's Solidarity issued a written statement about the Istanbul Convention. ...

Turkish Women Stage Protests in Support of Istanbul Convention | Balkan Insight

Balkaninsight - 2020-08-24 06:10

"Murderers of women are protected by the state"

ANF - 2020-08-23 13:00
The Turkish government wants to withdraw from the Istanbul Convention against violence against women. TJA activist Zeynep Üren says: "It is less a legal matter and more an ideological question." ...

YJA Star: The resistance in Heftanin is a women's struggle

ANF - 2020-08-17 08:34
YJA Star commander Asrîn Cudi spoke to ANF about the resistance in the mountains of Kurdistan, violence against women, the Istanbul Convention and the importance of jineoloji. ...

Women oppose possible withdrawal from the Istanbul Convention

ANF - 2020-08-16 12:42
The Istanbul Convention is the first legally binding international document to counter violence against women and domestic violence. ...

Four detained in police attack on women's demo in Istanbul

ANF - 2020-08-13 17:32
In Istanbul, four activists were arrested during a protest action against the planned cancellation of the Istanbul Convention against violence against women. ...

Police take 24 women into custody in Ankara

ANF - 2020-08-12 21:03
The police attacked women protesting the possible withdrawal from the Istanbul Convention in Ankara and detained 24 of them, including MA reporter Eylem Akdağ. ...

Letter to the Foreign Ministry and Ministry of Social Policy of Ukraine regarding the Istanbul Convention | Human Rights Watch

HRW - 2020-08-11 03:31

Civil society: Istanbul Convention must be implemented

ANF - 2020-08-10 15:15
26 civil society organisations, including the Peoples’ Democratic Congress (HDK), support the Istanbul Convention for Protection against Violence against Women and demand its implementation. ...

Yet another woman murdered in Turkey

ANF - 2020-08-07 19:06
Increasing femicide and violence against women in Turkey amid ongoing discussions seeking to withdraw from the Istanbul Convention. ...

Seven women committed suicide in Mardin in 1.5 months

ANF - 2020-08-03 15:06
In the last six weeks seven women have committed suicide in Mardin. Women's organisations classify these suicides as a political problem that can be solved by implementing the Istanbul Convention. ...

Femicide In Turkey: Scrapping Of Istanbul Convention

Youthkiawaaz - 2020-08-02 18:24

Viral hashtags, protests and Istanbul Convention fail to protect women in Turkey | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-08-01 07:47

Majority of Turkey against withdrawal from Istanbul Convention against gender-based violence - poll | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-07-26 06:12

Uğurlu: Today is the day to stand up for our rights

ANF - 2020-07-24 14:45
HDK co-spokesperson, Idil Uğurlu, speaks about the attacks of the AKP/MHP government on the women's rights achievements of the Istanbul Convention, saying: "Today is the day to stand up for our rights.” ...

Women in Istanbul defend Istanbul Convention

ANF - 2020-07-24 08:03
Violence against women, massacre, sexual assaults were protested by Women Together are Strong in Şişli, Istanbul. ...

Another woman killed as Turkey mulls abandoning Istanbul Convention | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2020-07-23 20:58

HDP MP Başaran: Rape is a method of warfare

ANF - 2020-07-23 15:51
HDP MP Ayşe Acar Başaran describes the most recent rape cases by Turkish military personnel as a method of special warfare, and the debate on withdrawal from the Istanbul Convention as unacceptable. ...

Raging protests after femicide in Turkey

ANF - 2020-07-22 16:50
In several cities in Turkey, women protested against patriarchal violence after the murder of student Pinar Gültekin and demanded the implementation of the Istanbul Convention. ...

As Turkey weighs withdrawal from Istanbul Convention, women prepare to protest | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-07-19 02:28

"Femicide rate in Turkey resembles a war record"

ANF - 2020-07-14 16:16
With a purple human chain and pictures of murdered women on trees, the initiative "Women's Liberation" in Istanbul has drawn attention to the massive increase in patriarchal violence and called on the government to implement the Istanbul Convention. ...

EU Commission to provide Istanbul Convention with new measures

ANF - 2020-03-06 11:55
The European Institute for Gender Equality found that despite 21 countries having ratified the convention, some of them are not fulfilling the minimum levels of support, such as national hotlines. ...

Bulgarian socialists demand referendum on Istanbul Convention - BulgarianPresidency.eu

Bulgarianpresidency - 2018-01-25 10:47

Jeremy Corbyn pledges to ratify international Istanbul Convention on preventing domestic violence | The Independent

Independent - 2016-12-10 22:53

Turkey FM says his country's army killed 700 IS fighters in Iraq

Kurdistan24 - 2016-11-19 18:18
Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu speaks at the 62nd NATO Parliamentary Assembly convention in Istanbul, Nov. 19, 2016. (Photo: AA) ...

Watch: Women’s Rights group call on government to enact Istanbul Convention on domestic violence - The Malta Independent

Independent - 2016-07-13 00:04

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