Please find below the program for our conference titled “Pandemic and Prisons,” which will be held on June 3-4, 2023, at Occidental Taksim.
Don’t forget to register to attend the conference.
3 June 2023
Şebnem Korur Fincancı – Turkish Medical Association
What Happened in the World?
Moderator: Galma Akdeniz – Bilgi University
Charline Becker – Observatoire International des Prisons
Alessio Scandurra – Antigone
Maryia Kvitsinskaya – World Organisation Against Torture – OMCT
What Happened in Turkey?
Moderator: Ümit Efe – Human Rights Foundation of Turkey
Galma Akdeniz – Bilgi University
Rengin Ergül – Association of Lawyers for Freedom
Berivan Korkut – Civil Society in the Penal System Association
Gender, Prisons, and the Pandemic
Moderator: Mahmut Şeren – ÜniKuir
Meriç Doğan – Civil Society in the Penal System Association
Paula Harriott – Prison Reform Trust
Çiğdem Kozan – Association of Lawyers for Freedom
4 June 2023
Health in Prison and the Pandemic
Moderator: Jiyan Ay – Civil Society in the Penal System Association
Ümit Biçer – Human Rights Foundation of Turkey
Adriano Martufi – Leiden University
Ayşe Uğurlu – Turkish Medical Association
Naji Abbas – Physicians for Human Rights
Juvenile Prisoners and the Pandemic
Moderator: Cansu Şekerci – Civil Society in the Penal System Association
Göktan Koçyıldırım – UNICEF Türkiye
Cédric Foussard – Terre des hommes