UPR: Human Rights Violations of LGBT Individuals in Turkey

Download the report » Human Rights Violations of LGBT Individuals in Turkey is a joint submission to the UN Human Rights Council, 21st Session of the Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review, by Kaos GL Association, LGBTI News Turkey, and the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (IGLHRC). Documentation includes LGBT organizations and allies in Turkey; reports by national and international human rights NGOs; the European Commission’s Annual Progress Report; Concluding Observations of the UN Human Rights Committee’s review of Turkey’s compliance with the ICCPR; recommendations from Turkey’s first-cycle UPR; Turkey’s Constitution and recent legislation; and media reports of violence and discrimination against LGBT individuals. See the full report here »
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