The Social Policy Forum, in collaboration with the American University of Beirut, hosted Reproductive Health Working Group’s 2019 annual meeting that took place in Istanbul between 26-28 June.
Başak Akkan’s new article entitled “An egalitarian politics of care: young female carers and the intersectional inequalities of gender, class and age" was published in Feminist Theory.
Dr Volkan Yilmaz delivered a talk entitled “From social security to poverty alleviation: The past and present of social policy in Turkey” at the Sociology Colloquium of Yeditepe University.
Dr Volkan Yilmaz delivered a talk at the conference organized by the Nordic Network on Disability Research (NNDR).
Call for participants: Research workshop on social science perspectives on the healthcare policy challenges in the emerging economies
Başak Akkan’s new article entitled “Care as an inequality-creating phenomenon: an intersectional analysis of the care practices of young female carers in Istanbul" was published in Journal of Gender Studies.
New report entitled "Perception on social dialogue in Turkey: The viewpoints of general public, employees and relevant actors" was published.
Başak Akkan's and Simla Serim's new article entitled “Work and family reconciliation in Turkey: young women as a vulnerable group in the labour market" was published in the The Journal of Research and Policy on Turkey.