Chair of Board Members @ Human Rights Association
Mr. Öztürk Türkdoğan was born in Laloğlu village, Selim District of Kars on 10/11/1969. He has been working as a lawyer since 1998. In addition, he has been working legal consultant of The Trade Union of Public Employees in Health and Social Services (SES) since 1998. Mr. Türkdoğan served as the legal adviser of the Confederation of Public Workers’ Unions from 2002 to 2009. He served in the Founder Executive Committee Member of the KESK. He is married and has 2 children.
Mr. Türkdoğan was elected as the Executive Committee Member of the Human Rights Association (İHD) in 2002. He was elected as the President of the İHD in 2008 and still serves as the President. Mr. Türkdoğan is the spokes person of the Turkey Coaltion of the International Criminal Court since 2006. He has been serving as the Executive Board Member of the Human Rights Joint Platform (IHOP) since 2008.
Mr. Türkdoğan became one of the wise men that was established within the framework of the peace talks.