The 15th General Assembly of Women gathered in Izmir, Ozdere. An approximate number of 200 women attended to the meeting.
The main idea behind the meeting was ‘ we want equality not charity to struggle with the violence against women.’
A lot of women coming from various places of Turkey attended to the meeting which will last for three days and will be hosted by İzmir Kadın Dayanışma Derneği (Woman Solidarity Organization of Izmir). For the most part, participants focused on violence against women and criticised the attitude of government on right to abortion and right to ceasarean section.
The participants of the meeting:
Antalya Kadın Dayanışma Derneği
ÇEKEV İzmir Çiğli Evka 2 Kadın Kültür Derneği
İzmir Kadın Dayanışma Derneği
Mersin Bağımsız Kadın Derneği
Mor Çatı Kadın Sığınağı Vakfı
Muş Kadın Derneği
VAKAD Van Kadın Derneği