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Environmental Law Cases and Media Workshop

Environmental Law Cases and Media Workshop is prepared in partnership of the media department’s Transparency in Media Project funded by British Embassy and the public research department’s Turkey Map of Environmental Violations Project funded by European Union.

Within the scope of Turkey Map of Environmental Violations Project environmental violations law cases from high courts are examined in terms of violation areas, actors, relevant legislation and institutions; and in this context a network map has been created as you could see above. We hope that this study would support other studies that contribute and enhance legal struggle which is one of the […]

March 17th, 2015|

The first Civil Coalition Meeting

The first Civil Coalition Meeting for the project of “Transparency in Political Life” was held with the participation of 17 different civil society organizations.

Transparency International Turkey, in the scope of globally working Transparency International, organized the first Civil Coalition Meeting on February 15, 2015 at Taksim Point Hotel as an activity of “Transparency in Political Life”.

E.Oya Özarslan (chair of TI Turkey) completed the introductory part of the program and it continued with the speeches of Dr.Katia Hristova (TI Bulgaria) and Duje Prket (GONG Croatia).

The participants created three working groups focused on Asset Declaration for MPs & Declaration of Electoral Campaign […]

March 17th, 2015|

TRANSPARENCY INTERNATIONAL′S CORRUPTION PERCEPTION INDEX 2014 HAS BEEN RELEASED

Transparency International as one of the global civil society organizations leading the fight against corruption has publicly announced the results of its 2014 Corruption Perception Index. Turkey′s Improvements During the Last 6 Years has been Zero D
TRANSPARENCY INTERNATIONAL′S CORRUPTION PERCEPTION INDEX 2014 HAS BEEN RELEASED
Transparency International as one of the global civil society organizations leading the fight against corruption has publicly announced the results of its 2014 Corruption Perception Index.
Turkey′s Improvements During the Last 6 Years has been Zero Down!
 
Among 175 countries in the 2014 Index, Turkey′s score has the utmost decline by 5 points.
Turkey′s score was 50 in the […]

December 3rd, 2014|

THE ASSESSMENT OF TRANSPARENCY INTERNATIONAL, TURKEY ON EU 2014 PROGRESS REPORT

“2014 Progress Report remarks to the problematic points that Transparency International, Turkey has highlighted to date”

Although the European Commission Progress Report uses a temperate language, it emphasizes on some reservations by drawing attention to the developments in recent years.

As Transparency International, Turkey, we brought out a brief summary of some points referred on the report within the context of transparency and corruption issues. The report refers on transparency and anti-corruption issues in the section of Political Criteria under the name of Compliance with the Copenhagen Criteria title, and in the section of Justice and Fundamental Rights numbered 23 which is one […]

October 17th, 2014|

Transparency International Turkey will be at Internet Ungovernance Forum for media workshop!

Transparency International Turkey is going to host Russian investigative journalist Irina Borogan at the workshop which will be held in Internet Ungovernance Forum led by Alternative Informatics Association.

TI-Turkey′s new media workshop is going to be on 4th September.

Internet UNgovernance Forum https://iuf.alternatifbilisim.org/index-tr.html is organized in the leadership of Alternative Informatics Association (AIA) as an alternative to Internet Governance Forum (IGF) which Turkey hosted. TI-Turkey does not ignore the criticisms of AIA that applications and the most important problems of the internet in Turkey were not given a place in IGF.

In this context, it is estimated that freedom and governance of internet would be discussed […]

September 3rd, 2014|

Press Release on Twitter Blockout in Turkey

The solution responding current crisis in Turkey can be found by bringing more transparency to public life, not less!

Threats and blocks against freedom of expression and access to information reached an alarming level. These worrying developments destroys the fundamental principles of democracy and thereby removes the transparency in every segment of society and governance and also brings about serious concerns for all individuals and civil society organisations demanding transparency.

Twitter blockout in Turkey is a blow to freedom of expression and access to information, and it is unacceptable! The path preventing Turkey from turning into an opaque state and securing the […]

January 13th, 2014|

Regarding the Latest Corruption Scandal December, 2013

Regarding the Latest Corruption ScandalDecember ,2013

Press Release, December 19, 2013

 

On December 17, 2013, according to the news in the media, we have found out that an investigation has started which involving senior bureaucrats in the government, relatives of certain politicians and businessmen.

Transparency International-Turkey considers the elimination of the corruption as one of the major targets of the democratic political struggle. Only in this way, politics and public forces can serve for the universal humanitarian values.

It is important to conduct the investigation and proceedings at most care to the independency, impartiality, reliability, with respecting to the personal privacy rights and based […]

December 20th, 2013|

News from TI-Turkey

Books of R. Bülent Tarhan, also a prominent member of the TI-Turkey are Regulations on Combating Corruption and Practices Concerning the Investigation of the Actions of State Officials

Two Books from the Prime Ministry Chief Inspector R. Bülent Tarhan!
 
Books of R. Bülent Tarhan, also a prominent member of the TI-Turkey are Regulations on Combating Corruption and Practices Concerning the Investigation of the Actions of State Officials
 
Regulations on Combating Corruption
(Yolsuzlukla Mücadele Mevzuati)
 
R. Bülent TARHAN (Prime Ministry Chief Inspector)
January 2010; Adalet Press, 646 pages (Turkish)
 
Practices Concerning the Investigation of the Actions of State Officials
(Memurlar ve Diger Kamu Görevlilerinin Sorusturulmasi Usülleri)
 
R. Bülent TARHAN (Prime […]

August 3rd, 2011|