İnsan haklarına adanmışlığın bir öyküsü…


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Turkey’s Democracy score declined for the sixth time in a row


Democracy stagnates, Political participation rises, Women’s political participation makes progress, Europe’s democratic malaise persists, “Flawed democracies” fall further, The Return of Populism, Are Electoral process and pluralism free, Do freely elected representatives determine government policy? Is there a sufficient degree of societal consensus and cohesion to underpin a stable, functioning democracy? Is there a free media? Do ethnic, religious and other minorities have a reasonable degree of autonomy and voice in the political process?

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Corruption: Threats over the Journalists


Not even a month into 2019 and we are once again disturbingly reminded of the risks many journalists take when reporting on corruption.

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PACE/APCE: Urgent Debate on Turkey


The worsening situation of opposition politicians in Turkey: what to do to protect their fundamental rights in a Council of Europe member State? – L’aggravation de la situation des opposants politiques en Turquie : que faire pour protéger leurs droits fondamentaux dans un État membre du Conseil de l’Europe ?

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Annual Review of Human Rights’ World Report 2019 : Turkey Chapter


The Presidential system olacks sufficient checks and balances against abuse of executive power, greatly diminishes the powers of parliament and consolidates presidential control over most judicial appointments. The legislation contains many measures to the extraordinary powers that the authorities enjoyes. In a climate of media censorship and repression of perceived government enemies and critics that persisted throughout the year.

2019 Dünya Raporu

Baskılar Artarak Süregeliyor

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2018: Basın için «Kara Yıl» – «Black Year» for Media


«Asmayıp» da besleyecek miyiz? Diyenlerle «Öldürmeyip» de destek mi vereceğiz? Gazeteciliği, kamu çıkarı doğrultusunda yapmak için çırpınanların zorla sürüklendikleri «girdap»tan kurtulma şansları her geçen yıl azalıyor. Misilleme ve diğerlerine gözdağı vermek için işlenen gazeteci cinayetlerinin yanısıra, iktidarların ekonomik baskıları mesleği yok olmaya itiyor. Rahatsız etmeden, hayatını yaşamayı kabul edenlerin sayıları ise artıyor.

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News & Analysis from Brussels 11/16


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