02 November 2022
Osman Kavala | Calling for compliance with the European Convention on Human Rights
Statement | Calling for immediate release of the president of the Turkish Medical Association Şebnem Korur Fincancı
31 October 2022The NHC condemns the arrest of prof. dr. Şebnem Korur Fincancı and urges Turkish authorities to immediately release her.
Online event | Training on Implementing Judgments of the European Court of Human Rights in Turkey
21 October 2022Join the online training on 03 and 04 November with NHC and EIN on the implementation of judgments of the ECtHR in Turkey.
Defending Human Rights in Turkey: Cihan Aydın
05 August 2020Cihan Aydın shares his experiences as a human rights defender in Turkey.
Defending Human Rights is not a Crime: Turkey’s ruling against Istanbul-10
09 July 2020The NHC strongly condemns the prison sentences handed down on 3 July 2020 against four human rights defenders in Turkey.
Defending Human Rights in Turkey: Yasemin Öz
30 June 2020From the importance of LGTBI+ representation to the role of LGTBI+ allies, human rights defender and lawyer Yasemin Öz discusses the landscape for defending LGTBI+ in Turkey.
Defending Human Rights Through Storytelling
11 June 2020Together with seven civil society organisations, the NHC joined an international storytelling campaign to share the stories of how individuals and communities together defend rights.
Defending Human Rights in Turkey: Sebla Arcan
27 May 2020On the day that marks the start of the resistance against enforced disappearances in Turkey we share the of human rights defender Sebla Arcan and the Saturday Mothers.
Applications Now Open for Matra RoLT Training: “Detention and Alternative Sanctions”
23 May 2019Applications are now open for Matra Rule of Law Training "Detention and Alternative Sanctions" to be held 5-12 September 2019. Deadline is 7 July 2019.