New Legal Status of Women in Turkey
Yayıncı Kendi Yayını ( 06 / 1996 ) ISBN 9789757014126 | İngilizce | 61 Sayfa | Türler Toplumsal Cinsiyetler
Women for Women's Human Rights (WWHR) - NEW WAYS is a non-governmental organization based in Istanbul, Turkey. The mission is to promote women's human rights and to support the active and broad participation of women as free individuals in the establishment and maintenance of a democratic and peaceful order at national, regional and international levels. WWHR is also a co-founder and liaison office of NEW WAYS, the International Alliance for Social Innovation. WWHR's current programs include a nationwide Human Rights Education Program for women implemented in Community Centers throughout Turkey; an international program to promote women's sexual rights and reproductive rights and rights of women deserted by their husbands in Muslim societies. This booklet aims to explain women's legal status in Turkey and what is to be done to promote women's rights like economic independence, political participation. The authors also informs about feminist movements and their impacts.