Region: Turkey

  • Young woman speaking at JHR session in Turkey

    Canada World – Voice for Women and Girls

    At a glance Fostering connections that transcend borders This program is dedicated to improving the rights of women and girls in Tunisia and Syrian communities in Turkey. We believe that gender equality is a fundamental human right, and our mission is to amplify women’s voices to create meaningful change. Our focus is on strengthening the

  • JHR Pakistan training certificate being awarded

    Connected Protection Journey

    At a glance This vital initiative is aimed at improving international protection access for journalists and Human Rights Defenders (HRDs) This transformational effort will complement existing policies and bring about substantial improvements in resettlement mechanisms for these vulnerable groups. We are committed to working with partner organizations and stakeholders to improve Canadian resettlement policies. Our

  • Empowering Exiled Journalists for Human Rights Reporting

    Last week, JHR’s field office staff in Turkey organized the inaugural training sessions for one of our newest projects, the Connected Protection Journey. This project is funded by Open Society Foundations and aims to empower exiled Syrian and Afghan journalists. More than 28 trainees participated in two impactful days of training focussed on human rights

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