Arrest of IHD President Öztürk Türkdoğan

9 November 2017 Today in Ankara the President of Human Rights Association (IHD), Mr Ozturk Turkdogan, was arrested by police forces together with two more executive committee members, Ms Sevim Salihoglu and Ms Derya Uysal, and one staff member, Ms Besra Varli. They were protesting against the human rights situation in Ankara and in particular […]

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URGENT APPEAL – THE OBSERVATORY  TUR 007 / 1117 / OBS 111 Arbitrary arrest / Release Turkey November 9, 2017   The Observatory for the Protection of Human Rights Defenders, a partnership of FIDH and the World Organisation Against Torture (OMCT), requests your urgent intervention in the following situation in Turkey. Description of the situation: […]

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07.11.2016 In order to strengthen women’s representation on the basis of equality, the Co-Presidency system has been adopted by making amendments to Human Rights Association’s (IHD) regulation in the 18th Ordinary General Assembly. Eren Keskin and Öztürk Türkdoğan were elected for Co-Presidency in the 18th Ordinary General Assembly of IHD. Other distribution of duties will […]

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