The Presidential Decision on the Istanbul Convention is Null and Void

The Women’s Platform for Equality, Turkey (EŞİK) The Presidential Decision on the Istanbul Convention is Null and Void. The Convention Remains in Force! The country’s withdrawal from an international convention, which was unanimously accepted by Parliament, cannot be decided by one person. Through a Presidential Decision published in the Official Gazette at midnight on March …

Announcement of the collectives of the Panhellenic Network

9/7/2020 This motion is endorced by mov Announcement of the collectives of the Panhellenic Network: Not in the inclusion of refugees in the miserable structures (camps & hotspots) By a joint decision of the Ministers of Civil Protection, Health and Immigration and Asylum, the measures to restrict the movement of residents in the Reception and …

Care in the time of coronavirus

Interesting and analytical study on this major theme, that is being discussed this difficult time and was published by oxfam library. The link: https://oxfamilibrary.openrepository.com/bitstream/handle/10546/621009/bp-care-crisis-time-for-global-reevaluation-care-250620-en.pdf;jsessionid=A40680E0CAFD1F5BD94D1D67224B79DF?sequence=13

Rachel Corrie Remembered

16/3/2020 Sent by Alexia Tsoyni On 16 March 2003, 23-year-old American peace activist Rachel Corrie was killed by an Israeli bulldozer that was preparing to demolish a Palestinian home in the Gaza Strip. Corrie has since become an icon of global solidarity with the people of Palestine.

Maria da Penha: The woman who changed Brazil’s domestic violence laws

We post this very important article about the legislation on domestic violence in Brazil, which is of 2016, but there is not any more recent and so comprehensive. We thank our friend Anne-Marie Sweenie for proposing it By Pablo Uchoa – BBC Brasil – 22 September 2016 In September 2006, Brazil introduced ground-breaking legislation on …