Refugee Rights Turkey

Turkey

Services

provides specialized legal information & assistance services to asylum seekers and persons in immigration detention in Turkey;
delivers trainings, reference resources and other expertise support services to lawyers on refugee law, Turkish migration & asylum procedures;
undertakes advocacy for improvements in Turkey’s migration & asylum legislation and policies, in line with international standards;
and engages public opinion to promote solidarity & positive attitudes towards refugees and other vulnerable migrants.

Mission

Empowering asylum seekers and other vulnerable migrants in Turkey to access rights & safeguards under domestic and international law by providing reliable and effective legal information and assistance services grounded in expertise and field presence;

Offering evidence-based assessments and constructive recommendations to promote improvements in Turkey’s legislation and policies governing migration and asylum, in accordance with international standards and good practices from around the world;

Supporting efforts by bar associations, CSOs & legal professionals to achieve skills, operational efficacy & adequate financing of legal services for asylum seekers & migrants, by way of trainings, experience-sharing & advocacy around delivery models.

Connect

Website:

Phone:

+90 212 292 48 30

Email:

Address:

Refik Saydam Cad. No:39 Dilber Apt. Kat:4 Daire:11
Şişhane, Beyoğlu – Istanbul