Politics at the local government level: How much of it is ‘’For Women’’?

Politics at the local government level:  How much of it is ‘’For Women’’?

May 2014

Unlike those passed in 2005 and 2006, the recently enacted law concerning local governments, titled the Whole City Law (Law N. 6360), does not constitute a genuinely significant or needed legislative change. The law declared 16 metropolitan cities and 13 cities where a total of 56 million citizens live as ‘’whole cities” without any prior preparation...

The Future of Women in Turkey: What Are the Prospects?

The Future of Women in Turkey: What Are the  Prospects?

October 2012

Turkey's modernization is confronted with the need for a rejuvenated perspective, but the current government displays a gender-biased perspective.

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