Breakfast Seminar, Reflections on the Constitutional Referendum from a Women’s Perspective and Democratic Institutions and Human Rights in Turkey, by Prof. Bertil Emrah Oder, hosted by Consulate General of Sweden in İstanbul

Bertil Emrah Oder, Professor of Constitutional Law, Dean of Koç University Law School, gave a breakfast seminar on the April 16th Referandum in Turkey, highlighting the women’s perspective on  25 May 2017 Thursday.

Breakfast Roundtable on Women, Peace and Security, hosted by Consulate General of the United States in İstanbul.

Women in Foreign Policy founder Dr. Zeynep Alemdar, Senior Analyst and Project Director of International Crisis Group, Nigar Göksel and Creator of Savoring Syria (link to https://www.savoringsyria.com/ , journalist Dalia Mortada tackled the different aspects of the situation of the Syrian refugees in Turkey. The panel was moderated by the Consul General of the U.S. Jennifer L. Davis in 30 January 2017.

Lunch Roundtable on Syrian Humanitarian Crisis: A Regional Perspective, hosted by the UN Women Regional Office, İstanbul.

Moderated by Ingibjorg Gisladottir, UNWomen Regional Director for Europe and Central Asia, the panelists and the participants discussed the regional effects of the Syrian refugee crisis with a particular emphasis on women in the region.  Co-founder of Women in Foreign Policy Dr. Christina Bache and Regional Advisor for Governance, Peace and Security of UNWomen, Dr. Sabine Freizer explained the regional dynamics of the issue. Regional Director of the UNWomen for Europe and Central Asia and Representative to Turkey, Ingibjorg Gisladottir, moderated the panel that took place on 9 November 2016.