WE STAND WITH TURKEY’S DEMOCRACY!

July 20, 2016 On July 15 2016, a fraction within the Turkish Armed Forces had attempted to perform a coup d'etat. The junta behind the attempt was apparently directed by the Fetullah Terrorist Organization (FETO)- a group classified as a terrorist organization within the Turkish National Security Policy Document. In response to the coup attempt, [...]

PRESS CONFERENCE OF VODAFONE ISTANBUL MARATHON THE 37TH HAS BEEN HELD

Press conference of Vodafone Istanbul Marathon the 37th which Women and Democracy Association is social responsibility partner has been held. İstanbul Metropolitan Municipality Deputy Mayor Göksel Gümüşdağ, General Director of İstanbul Metropolitan Municipality Sport Inc. İsmail Özbayraktar, President of Turkish Athletic Federation Fatih Çintimar, Vice President of Vodafone Turkey Ender Buruk and General President of [...]

CAMPAIGN FOR SUPPORTING WOMEN CANDIDATES

KADEM supports increase in representation rate of women candidates in decision making mechanisms. Therefore, a campaign was carried out in demanding positive discrimination against women candidates before the oncoming elections on June 7, 2015. On April 5, with cooperation of Women Entrepreneurs Association of Turkey-KAGİDER and Turkish Businesswomen Association-TİKAD, an advert with title “We Are [...]

SUPPORT CAMPAIGN FOR THE SIT-IN LAUNCHED IN DIYARBAKIR IN MAY 2014 BY MOTHERS WHOSE CHILDREN HAVE BEEN ABDUCTED

KADEM launched a support campaign to offer support to the mothers who have been demanding the return of their children in particular and the future of the country in general since May 20, 2014, in Diyarbakır. A 7-strong delegation from KADEM, including journalists, lawyers, psychologists, educators and academics, and an additional team of three people [...]

IF YOU ARE A MAN, OVERCOME YOUR ANGER!’

The International Day for the Prevention of Violence against Women Campaign In an attempt to raise awareness of 25 November, “International Day for the Prevention of Violence against Women Campaign”, KADEM headed the campaignwith the slogan “If You’re a Man, OvercomeYour Anger!” The public advertisement prepared by KADEM for the campaign was broadcast throughout the [...]