Song Contest by AST

SONG CONTEST — TERMS AND GUIDELINES COMPETITION ORGANIZER: Advocates of Silenced Turkey, USA INTRODUCTION A contest with the title “SONGS SUNG FOR THE OPPRESSED” will be organized and promoted by AST (Advocates of Silenced Turkey). The contest will be held according to the application terms and conditions listed in this document. OBJECTIVESa) To raise awareness of..

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BORN AND RAISED IN PRISON: TURKEY’S CAPTIVE CHILDREN

International human rights standards are increasingly understood to require special and improved care for women prisoners with children. Pregnant women, women in the post-partum phase of childbirth, and crucially, newborns, require access to intensive and routine medical services and highest attainable prison standards. Imprisoned women with children face distinct challenges that other prisoners may not..

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