Isolation and the On-going Indefinite-Non-Alternate Hunger Strikes in Turkish Prisons   Prisoners often went on hunger strikes in order to protest the deterioration of conditions in Turkish prisons and to prevent acts violating the ban on torture and ill-treatment.   HDP Hakkari deputy Leyla Güven has not been released in spite of the fact that […]

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Human Rights Association held its 19th Ordinary General Assembly on 3-4 November 2018 in Ankara. Akın Birdal, the former Chairperson of IHD and former Vice-President of FIDH, served as the president of the council at the two-day general assembly.     Dimitris Christopoulos, the President of International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH) and Wadih Al-Asmar, […]

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Pressures on Journalists and Politicians Cannot Be Accepted    The policy of the political power to exert pressure through the judiciary has not lost pace in Turkey. Continuous detention and arrest operations are maintained just like during the State of Emergency by the legal provisions of the recent Code No. 7145 that rendered the SoE […]

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HRA and Aiesec held a common human rights education between the dates January 27-February 13, 2015 with the support of IHOP. You can find the evaluation notes of the participants and some photos in the links below.   Evaluation notes Photos

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