Author: Dr. Athina Gkouti, International Development Worker, Ankara

Feminism and the ‘Anti-Social Hera’  A Discussion of Inclusion in Turkey

Feminism and the ‘Anti-Social Hera’ A Discussion of Inclusion in Turkey

*Source: Creative Commons © Feminism and the ‘Anti-Social Hera’ A Discussion of Inclusion in Turkey A couple of years ago a female student came to my...

The CHP South-East Visit that Lost its Way

The CHP South-East Visit that Lost its Way

*Source: DHA © The CHP South-East Visit that Lost its Way A serious conflict has been simmering in Turkey’s southeastern Kurdish regions since June 2015. Urban clashes,...

Life under Curfew: Challenging State Discourse on Human Rights Violations in the Southeast

Life under Curfew: Challenging State Discourse on Human Rights Violations in the Southeast

*Source: European Pressphoto Agency (EPA) © Life under Curfew: Challenging State Discourse on Human Rights Violations in the Southeast We hear about the clashes and curfews...

Women at Risk: Syrian Refugees and Healthcare in Turkey

Women at Risk: Syrian Refugees and Healthcare in Turkey

*Source: Creative Commons © Women at Risk: Syrian Refugees and Healthcare in Turkey Layal, twenty one years old, was a student in Damascus when she and...