CTS Westminster Debate with Yaman Akdeniz and Kerem Altiparmak

Timely event will take place in London next week on 05 June, 2013.

Westminster Debate

Wednesday, June 5, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM (GMT)
Committee Room 15, House of Commons, Westminster
London, United Kingdom

The Centre for Turkey Studies (CTS) is pleased to invite you to a Westminster based forum on ‘Freedom of Expression in light of Turkish EU Aspirations’ featuring Prof Yaman Akdeniz and Dr Kerem Altiparmak.

Prof Yaman Akdeniz is a Professor of law and teaches at the Human Rights Law Centre at Istanbul Bilgi University, as well as being the founder and director of Cyber-Rights.org, and co-founder of BilgiEdinmeHakki.org.

Dr Kerem Altiparmak is currently the Director of the Human Rights Centre at the Faculty of Political Sciences at Ankara University, teaching human rights law. He is closely involved with NGOs in the field of human rights in Turkey, and has published numerous articles related thereto as well as media freedom in Turkey.

Please find more extensive biographies of each speaker below. This CTS Westminster Debate event is kindly hosted by Emma Reynolds, Labour MP.

We look forward to seeing you on Wednesday 5th of June 2013, between 7pm and 9pm, in Committee Room 15, House of Commons, Westminster. Please note that security checks are required to enter the House of Commons, so we kindly ask you to arrive at 6pm, allowing the event to start and end promptly on time.

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