October 16-17, 2015 - İSTANBUL Women and Democracy Association (KADEM) attended Women 20 (W-29) Summit on Oct. 16-17 in İstanbul, as a partnership and the member of committee. W-20 is one of the G-20 groups which supports women’s full economic and social participation. The summit of W-20 was held on Oct. 16-17, 2015, for the [...]
KADEM Women Entrepreneurship Camping Award Ceremony was held on 5 September. At Women Entrepreneurship Camping performed by collaboration of KADEM and TÜBİTAK MARTEK, award ceremony has been held. MP for Kocaeli Sezer Katırcıoğlu, MP for İstanbul Ravza Kavakçı Kan, Vice President of KADEM Sümeyye Erdoğan, Board Members of KADEM Elif Esen and Sena İpşirli, General [...]
KADEM responded to heinous attack intended Sümeyye Erdoğan Women and Democracy Association responded to heinous attack and the campaign to discredit Sümeyye Erdoğan. A great number of social media users attended to campaign targeted heinous attack that was responded via social media. A wide range of social media users from politicians to civil society organizations, [...]
Women who gained the right to attend to Women Entrepreneurship Camping organizing by collaboration of KADEM and TÜBİTAK MARTEK has been announced. Between the applications which has been evaluated by TÜBİTAK, owners of 30 projects have gained the right to attend to the camping. To the camping open to everyone who has the idea of [...]
W-20 which has established in order to enhance women’s effectiveness in business life and KADEM is a committee member is going to be launched in September. W-20 which has been established as part of G-20 for the first time, Women and Democracy Association (KADEM), Women Entrepreneurs Association of Turkey (KAGİDER) and Turkish Businesswomen Association (TİKAD) [...]
In order to support Özgecan’s family, who has been slayed about 4 months ago, and demand justice for these kind of issues, we went to Mersin on June 13th 2015 and we were attacked by other NGOs in front of the court. Sare Aydın Yılmaz, president of KADEM and members entered the area at the [...]
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, [...]
This group has been formed to develop a sense of belonging to the Association, to discuss different and new ideas and to make it possible for experiences of analyses, research and readings to be shared by women. The group meets on the second Friday of every month and addresses a topic or a book that [...]
The “Meeting of Women and Democracy” was held on March 8, 2014 at Sinan Erdem Sports Complex in Istanbul, in presence of His Excellency Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Prime Minister, and with the participation of over 100 NGOs and the Ministry of Family and Social Policies.
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.