Turning trash into treasure

A library started by rubbish collectors in Turkey’s capital Ankara from books…

Speaking out for the LGBTI community

As the rights of LGBTI people in Turkey continue to decline under…

Fighting Turkey’s TV culture war

Nearly a decade after it was shut down, Turkey’s arts and documentary…

No support for refugees in Bolu

One of the first things that Tanju Özcan, newly elected mayor of…

Banned from the beach: Excluding Syrian from public spaces

A clash over access to public beaches has become this summer’s latest…

Educated Turks seeking their future abroad

Immigration from Turkey rose by more than 60 percent last year compared…

Fighting for trans rights at university

When Şafak Koç, a 21-year-old trans man, was thrown out of his…

Can opposition repeat its Istanbul victory?

Ekrem Imamoglu, the first opposition candidate to beat the ruling Justice and…

Turkey’s new disability legislation signals positive change

Campaigners say that Turkey’s recent decision to recognise people with achondroplasia (ACH)…

Turkey’s proposed change in alimony law leaves women more vulnerable

Activists are warning that attempts by the Turkish government to change the…