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27 news in the category "Agenda" ordered by date

The sculptures will be thrown away to waters for Hasankeyf

A great number of sculptors from different countries support the project which will be the first with its uniquity in the world by participating.

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A crisis just before beginning in the hearing of the journalists lawsuit

In the trial that Kurdish journalists are put on trial when the court board left the hall, the hearing couldn't begin. The arrested journalists by turning

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Call to support imprisoned journalists from Özgür Gündem

Chief Editor of Özgür Gündem Newspaper, Eren Keskin, in a statement regarding the hearings of imprisoned journalists made a call to attend the march in support

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Write to UNICEF campaign launched to expose sexual abuses in prison

After allegations regarding sexual abuse of children and juveniles at the Pozantı Prison in Adana, an international campaign has been launched to cite the issue to

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DDK report: Dink has not been protected

The State Supervisory Council (DDK) announced today its report on the Armenian journalist Hrant Dink's murder.

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Nine KESK activists sent to jail

A Turkish court on late Thursday arrested and sent to jail nine trade union activists over suspected links with Kurdish rebels in Ankara.

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Mass grave to be opened in Dargeçit

A mass grave is to be opened tomorrow in the Dargeçit Town of Mardin on the claims that seven people who were taken under custody by

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The incident is an extrajudicial execution and mass massacre

IHD (Human Rights Association) and MAZLUMDER (The Association of Human Rights and Solidarity For Oppressed People) delegations, who prepared a preliminary monitoring report by on-site examining

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LabourStart Conference at Istanbul

The second annual meeting of the LabourStart conference will be held at Istanbul this year, between November 18th and 20th. The title of this year's conference

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Local people said no to thermal plants in Bartin (Video)

The informing meeting about the thermal plant that has been plant to be built in Bartin could not be realized due to the reaction of the

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Petition and Court Case for the TV Show 'Fatmagül'ün Suçu Ne?' (What's Fatmagül's Crime)

A group of women organizations started a petition campaign against the TV show 'Fatmagül'ün Suçu Ne?' arguing that the show justified rape and violence against women.

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Call out to Erdem and Kaplanoglu: 'Give back your awards'

Members of the Boycott Initiative sent letters publicly calling out them to give their awards in Haifa International Film Festival.

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Energy Company threatened the villagers and activists

ORYA Energy Company that is discharged with building of the hydroelectric power plant in Kastamonu, Cide. The region is declared as historical site in where the

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Sit-down strike regarding compulsory religion classes

The representatives of Alevi organizations in Turkey made a sit down strike upon the call of Pir Sultan Abdal Cultural Association (PSAKD) in Ankara with the

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A longdated action started for Hasankeyf

Initiative to Keep Hasankeyf Alive is an organization formed to stop Ilısu Dam Project to keep the ancient city in Hasankeyf. Within the scope of the

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Alewi community reacts to gaffes of Erbil

Years ago, a tv host, Guner Umit has insulted Alewi people in a tv contest. Mehmet Ali Erbil who is a famous tv host used same

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Outraged women of Hemsinli make protest (Video)

The informatory meeting for hydroelectric power plant planned to be built in the county Hemsinli, Rize (north of Turkey) has been cancelled due to the protests

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Revolutionary Youth Bridge is opening again

Revolutionary Youth Bridge that has been built in 1969 by the revolutionaries of the day but was blown up in 1999 is building again. The Bridge

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Protest at the Allianoi Antique City

Six members of the Nature Foundation protested the demolition of the antique city by chaining themselves to the cranes.

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ESF 2010 gets underway on July, 1st

6th edition of European Social Forum will be held in Istanbul between July 1st and July 4th. The organization which is supported by hundreds of institutions

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