Press Release for Mahinur Özdemir

Mahinur Özdemir, a member of the parliament in Belgium, has been taken out of her political party because of not calling the events of 1915 as “genocide”. In 2015, in the middle of Europe, freedom of thought and speech of a member of the parliament has evidently been banned. We, as Women and Democracy Association, [...]

Press Release for Mahinur Özdemir 2015-05-30T16:33:03+00:00

Musical Debate Based on Women and Art

KADEM organized a musical conversation at Titanic Business Bayrampasa Hotel on Feb. 17, 2014 with the participation of board members, founders, members and guests. Accompanied by music, the conversation focused on the present condition of female artists, the difficulties and opportunities they faced, and what should be done to encourage new artists.  

Musical Debate Based on Women and Art 2015-03-12T20:09:22+00:00

CONVERSATION with PROF. DR. MERVAT HATEM

The current condition of women’s rights in Egypt in the wake of the Arab Spring was discussed at a conversation with the Egyptian professor Dr. Mervat Hatem, entitled “The Arab Spring and the Quest for Human Dignity as New Frames for the Discussion of Women’s Human Rights in Egypt,” held on June 14, 2014.  

CONVERSATION with PROF. DR. MERVAT HATEM 2015-07-22T10:56:36+00:00

CONVERSATION WITH YALÇIN ÇETİNKAYA

“THE ART OF MUSIC AND THE ROLE OF WOMEN IN ISLAMIC CIVILIZATION WITHIN THE CONTEXT OF CONSERVATISM” This conversation was held on June 13, 2014. In this conversation, Yalçın Çetinkaya mentioned the relationship between music, humans and society. He additionally mentioned the movement of universe and the rhythm inherent in this movement and also in [...]

CONVERSATION WITH YALÇIN ÇETİNKAYA 2015-07-10T17:37:24+00:00

Where do Women Stand in the February 28 Process?

Held by KADEM, the conference titled “Where do Women Stand in the February 28 Process” was an enlightening experience that exposed the status of the February 28 trial, how the process has developed and how we can contribute to this trial.

Where do Women Stand in the February 28 Process? 2015-03-12T20:01:27+00:00

The ‘Urban Poverty and Family Friendly Strategies for Regeneration’ Conference

The ‘Urban Poverty and Family Friendly Strategies for Regeneration’ Conference, hosted by the International Women and Family Association (UKADER), was aimed at bringing together academics, writers, intellectuals, social and cultural leaders, artists, policy makers and local administrators on one platform to discuss strategies for reconsidering the sources of urban poverty, to generate new and effective [...]

The ‘Urban Poverty and Family Friendly Strategies for Regeneration’ Conference 2015-03-12T19:59:58+00:00

CRIMINAL COMPLAINT AGAINST THE TV PROGRAM “SEDA SAYAN SHOW” AIRED ON SHOW TV

Considering “Violence against Women” to be an issue of priority, KADEM filed a criminal complaint at Çaglayan Court of Justice against “Seda Sayan Show” aired on September 2, 2014, on the ground that it justified crime and the criminal and legitimized violence against women. The public was informed about our expectations that “the media should [...]

CRIMINAL COMPLAINT AGAINST THE TV PROGRAM “SEDA SAYAN SHOW” AIRED ON SHOW TV 2015-07-10T17:33:00+00:00