Turkey
            

This page provides one-point access to all collected information concerning Turkey. The information includes information about specialized institutions, hate crime legislation, reports from inter-governmental organizations, State reports, action plans and other national initiatives.

Latest - Action plans
National action plan : gender equality 2008-2013
Directorate General on the Status of Women
Published: Ankara : Directorate General on the Status of Women, September 2008

ISBN 978-975-19-4360-6

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Material type: action plan
Subject: national action plan - gender equality - gender mainstreaming - equal opportunities - education - employment - health services - political participation - violence
Country coverage: Turkey

National strategy : Alliance of Civilizations
OSCE Delegation of Turkey
Published: Vienna : OSCE Delegation of Turkey, 8 April 2008

Doc.no. PC.DEL/258/08


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Material type: action plan
Subject: diversity - tolerance - education - culture - human rights - anti-discrimination - media - gender equality - religion
Country coverage: Turkey
Latest - IGO reports
Fifth ECRI report on Turkey (adopted on 29 June 2016)
European Commission against Racism and Intolerance (ECRI)
Published: Strasbourg : COE, 4 October 2016
(Fifth round reports)


Doc.no. CRI(2016)37


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Material type: report about specific country/ies
Subject: discrimination - racism - hate speech - hate crime - anti-Gypsyism - homophobia - integration
Country coverage: Turkey

Bystanders, rescuers or perpetrators? The neutral countries and the Shoah
International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) (ed.)
Published: Berlin : Metropol ; IHRA, 24 March 2016
(IHRA series ; vol. 2)

Meeting: International colloquium "Bystanders, rescuers or perpetrators? The neutral countries and the Shoah" (Madrid, 24-26 November 2014)


ISBN 978-3-86331-287-9

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Material type: report - research - tools and guides
Subject: Holocaust - genocide - victims - history - Holocaust education - Holocaust remembrance
Country coverage: Portugal - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Turkey - United States
Latest - State submitted reports
Combined fourth to sixth periodic reports of States parties due in 2013 : Turkey
United Nations (UN). Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 17 April 2014
(Consideration of reports submitted by states parties under article 9 of the convention)

Meeting: Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (88th session : Geneva, 23 November - 11 December 2015)


Doc.no. CERD/C/TUR/4-6


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - submitted information
Subject: racism - discrimination - minority rights - economic, social, and cultural rights - education - language
Country coverage: Turkey

Initial reports of States parties : Turkey
United Nations (UN). Human Rights Committee (HRC)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 13 April 2011
(Consideration of reports submitted by states parties under article 40 of the covenant)

Meeting: Human Rights Committee (106th session : Geneva, 15 October - 2 November 2012)


Doc.no. CCPR/C/TUR/1


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - submitted information
Subject: International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights - human rights violations - gender equality - anti-discrimination
Country coverage: Turkey
Latest - Tools & guides
Bystanders, rescuers or perpetrators? The neutral countries and the Shoah
International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) (ed.)
Published: Berlin : Metropol ; IHRA, 24 March 2016
(IHRA series ; vol. 2)

Meeting: International colloquium "Bystanders, rescuers or perpetrators? The neutral countries and the Shoah" (Madrid, 24-26 November 2014)


ISBN 978-3-86331-287-9

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Material type: report - research - tools and guides
Subject: Holocaust - genocide - victims - history - Holocaust education - Holocaust remembrance
Country coverage: Portugal - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Turkey - United States

Holocaust memorial days : an overview of remembrance and education in the OSCE region
OSCE ODIHR
Published: Warsaw : ODIHR, 27 January 2015

Press release


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Material type: tools and guides
Subject: Holocaust remembrance - Holocaust education
Country coverage: OSCE region - Albania - Andorra - Armenia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Belarus - Belgium - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bulgaria - Canada - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Georgia - Germany - Greece - Holy See - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Italy - Kazakhstan - Kyrgyzstan - Latvia - Liechtenstein - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Malta - Moldova - Monaco - Mongolia - Montenegro - Netherlands - Norway - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russian Federation - San Marino - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Tajikistan - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Turkey - Turkmenistan - Ukraine - United Kingdom - United States - Uzbekistan
Latest - Other reports & documents
Yearbook of Muslims in Europe
Scharbrodt, Oliver (ed.) ; Akgönül, Samim (ed.) ; Alibasic, Ahmet (ed.) ; Nielsen, Joergen S. (ed.) ; Racius, Egdunas (ed.)
Published: Boston ; Leiden : Brill, December 2016

ISBN 978-90-04-33602-5
ISSN 1877-1432


Material type: annual report
Subject: Islamophobia - freedom of religion or belief - freedom of expression - media - religious symbols - religion - education
Country coverage: Albania - Armenia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Belarus - Belgium - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bulgaria - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Georgia - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Italy - Latvia - Lithuania - Luxembourg - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Malta - Moldova - Montenegro - Netherlands - Norway - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russian Federation - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Turkey - Ukraine - United Kingdom

The globalization of hate : internationalizing hate crime?
Schweppe, Jennifer (ed.) ; Walters, Mark Austin (ed.)
Published: Oxford : Oxford University, 2016

ISBN 978-0-19-878566-8

Subject: hate crime - violence - hate speech - cyber-hate - terrorism - Islamophobia - religious symbols - victims - homophobia - sexual orientation
Country coverage: Turkey - Ireland - Poland

Holocaust Memorial Days



National specialized institutions

Human Rights Advisory Board, Office of Prime Minister of Turkey
Yuksel Caddesi
NO: 23, KAT: 3
Yenisehir
06650 Ankara
Turkey
Email: bilgi@basbakanlik.gov.tr
Website: http:/​/​www.basbakanlik.gov.tr/

Ministry of State, Human Rights High Council
Basbakanlik
06573 Ankara
Turkey
Fax: +90 312 287 8811