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Rights Based NGO Database Launched

Human Rights Joint Platform launched the beta version of its database for rights based NGOs in Turkey. The database is still being developed and aims to provide necessary information for establishing communication and sharing among the human right movement.   Please visit this page for the database. (Turkish only)

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Workshop on Right to Health

A training workshop on the right to health is organized a part of the joint program for developing an alternative report for the Committee on Economic, Cultural and Social Rights. The program is run by Human Rights Joint Platform and the Human Rights Center of İstanbul Bilgi University. This meeting …

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State of Emergency in Pakistan

Human Rights organisations in Turkey are deeply saddened and concerned with the imposition of a state of emergency and the suspension of the constitution on November 3, 2007 by the President Pervez Musharraf acting in his capacity as army chief of staff. The ongoing escalation of vast human rights violations …

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Freedom of Expression Book Published

The compilation of the conference papers presented during the "Freedom of Expression: Principles and Turkey" organized by Human Rights Joint Platform is published by Iletisim. You may obtain the book in bookstores.   This book is dedicated to the loving memory of Hrant Dink who had been cowardly murdered. We …

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Database for Monitoring Human Rights in Legislation

Demo version of the new database of IHOP for monitoring human rights in Turkish legislation is launched. Database is available only in Turkish and may be reached via a banner on the Turkish main page. The demo version of the database includes legislative mechanism on freedom of expression. The complete version …

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IHOP Certificate Programme Completed

The Human Rights Defenders Certificate Programme has been completed with a ceremony held in Ankara University Faculty of Political Sciences. Thirty five participants received their certificates after enrolling a ten days programme organised jointly by Human Rights Joint Platform and Ankara University Faculty of Political Sciences Human Rights Centre between …

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ICC Coalition Launches Web Site

Coalition for the International Criminal Court launched its web site serving both in Turkish and English. The coalition was founded by a group of NGOs operating in different fields in Turkey. Four member organisations of IHOP are also members of the Coalition. Please check the web site at www.ucmk.org.tr.

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Lobbying Meetings

IHOP representatives had meetings with various sectors of the society. Meeting with TUSIAD Ankara Chair Levent Korkut had a meeting with the chair of TUSIAD (The businessmen association) to share information and ideas on 1 November 2006.   Meeting with Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights Representatives from HRA, …

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