Labour Party Conference: The End of Democracy? The ‘New Turkey’ and a Region in Flux
The Centre for Turkey Studies is working with Ahval News to hold a joint event at Labour Party Conference 2018.
24th September 2018
Liverpool, England L3 4FP
Turkey is at a definitive moment in its history. A new presidential system has drastically restructured the country’s politics, the military is increasingly involved in Syria and Iraq, and the economy is on the brink of crisis.
Yavuz Baydar, Editor-in-Chief of recently formed independent Turkish news outlet Ahval will be joined by Distinguished Visiting Scholar at the (Stockholm University Institute for Turkish Studies Cengiz Candar, human right’s activist Nurcan Baysal, and distinguished academics Dr. Ayse Zarakol and Dr. Arzu Yilmaz to discuss these developments and what they mean for democracy and the region.
Please note: You will need a conference pass to attend this event