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2012 Report Reveals How Male Violence Continues

Last Update 11.01.2013

n the annual report released by Mor Cati women shelter organization, violence victims explained the ways in which they became subject to male violence.

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International Trauma Meeting Held in Istanbul

Last Update 11.01.2013

With its main theme "Social Trauma; Consequences and Coping Mechanisms", this year's International Psychological Trauma Meetings discussed the social reactions to different sexual orientations.

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Torture and Ill-Treatment on the Rise, TİHV Report Cautions

Last Update 04.10.2012

The Human Rights Foundation of Turkey (TİHV) published its annual report for the year 2011. Law enforcement officials subjected some 724 prisoners to torture and ill-treatment during the aforementioned period, the report said. That figure represents an increase in the frequency of such human rights violations.

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Time Ticking for Unresolved Murders and Disappearances of the 1990s

Last Update 04.10.2012

Emma Sinclair-Webb from the Human Rights Watch (HRW) cautioned that the statute of limitations would begin to apply to cases of unresolved murders and disappearances that took place in the 1990s within three years, while speaking at a meeting in Istanbul.

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NGOs File Complaint Against Fatih Municipality

Last Update 14.08.2012

A number of non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and professional chambers filed a formal complaint against the Fatih Municipality in Istanbul on the grounds they had forged false documents within the scope of the government’s “urban transformation” scheme.

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International Amed Film Festival

Last Update 10.08.2012

International Amed Film Festival, is inviting  independent, revolutionary, democratic, socialist filmmakers focusing on especially the resistance of peoples all over the world including the Middle East, between 22 to 28 October 2012 to Amed / Diyarbakir.

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Last Update 03.08.2012

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From Diyarbakir with love: Kurdish, gay and proud

Last Update 03.08.2012

As Zenne Dancer tells the story of a Kurdish ‘honour’ killing, we speak to Hebûn, the LGBT group in Diyarbakir

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“Use Contraceptives! Stop Lecturing Women”

Last Update 20.06.2012

“Men Against the Abortion Ban” marched across Istiklal Avenue in Istanbul’s Beyoğlu district on Sunday to express the reasons why they oppose the controversial proposal by government officials to ban abortion.

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What To Do Instead Of Banning Abortion

Last Update 20.06.2012

Officials from the United Nations Population Fund stress that the causes lying behind abortion cannot be resolved through legal prohibition or moral denunciation and call instead for greater access to birth control methods, introducing courses on sexual health in schools and strengthening the status of women.

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