Chair of Board Members @ Amnesty International Turkey
Speaker on session: Refugees in Turkey
(14:30-18:00 / 13 May 2016)
Born in 1969.
Graduted from Dokuz Eylul University Law School in 1991.
He is a self-employed lawyer in Izmir since 1993.
He is one of the founders of Amnesty International Turkey. He was the refugees coordinator for 5 years as a volunteer. He is now Chair of Board Members.
He is also one of the founders of Association for Solidarity with Refugees (Mülteci-Der / Mültecilerle Dayanışma Derneği) and was Head of Board of the association between 2008 and 2014. He had contributed educational works as well as articles published in various newspapers, journals, web sites and books on law of asylum and migration.
He had been a part of consultation process of “Law on Foreigners and International Protection”.
He is still an active member of Immigration and Asylum Commission of Izmir Bar Association and Refuuge Rights Study Group of Union of Turkish Bar Associations.