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Turkey’s Gender Gap

A map published in Times Higher Education has been making the rounds on facebook and other social media sources.  It shows the percentage of women holding positions in academia by country within Europe. Turkey comes out surprisingly well in the … Continue reading

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Fighting for Women’s Rights in Turkey

In a number of Turkish cities and even in the Turkish Parliament, Turkish women danced in protest against violence against women in the international “One Billion Women Rising Movement” this Valentine’s Day. The tenacity and frequency of violence against women … Continue reading

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