4 JUNE 2022


09:30 – 09:45

Forum Moderator: Eylem Certel


Opening remarks

09:45 – 10:00

Ayça Haykır, Etkiniz EU Programme Team Leader

Eleftheria Pertzinidou, Deputy Head of The European Union Delegation to Turkey


Keynote speeches

10:00 – 10:30

Veronica Yates, The Rights Studio & Child Rights International Network

Hacer Foggo, Founder of Deep Poverty Network

10:30 – 11:00 Coffee break

Panel discussion and Q&A: Intersectionality and Human Rights: Gender, Climate, Poverty

11:00 – 12:00

Moderator: Murat Çekiç, Etkiniz

Baskut Tuncak, Former Special Rapporteur on Toxics and Human Rights

İlknur Üstün, Women’s Coalition

Murat Köylü, Kaos GL

12:00 – 13:30 Lunch break

Parallel Experience Sharing Sessions: Intersections

13:30 – 16:00

Climate Justice from A Gender Equality Perspective,
Şehnaz Kıymaz Bahçeci (Women’s Major Group, WEDO)

Climate and Ecological Justice,
Burcu Meltem Arık (Education Reform Initiative)

Migration and Justice: What Kind of A Future We Dream?
Begüm Başdaş (Berlin Hertie University
Fundamental Rights Center)

From Climate Justice to Justice with/for Children,
Ezgi Koman (FISA Children Rights Center)


Alternative activities

16:15 — 17:15

Chat with donor organisations’ representatives

EUD documentary screening for World Environment Day

Meeting with Seferihisar Municipality representatives for an alternative town walk with a presentation of the municipality’s activities on civil society and gender, climate and poverty

19:30 – 20:30 Dinner


20:30 — 22:00

Salut de Smyrne

5 JUNE 2022

What did we do yesterday, what is going to happen today?

09:30 – 10:00

Event Moderator: Eylem Certel


Panel discussion: Engagement with IHRM and Intersectionality

10:00 – 11:00

Moderator: Adem Arkadaş-Thibert, Etkiniz

Baskut Tuncak, Former Special Rapporteur on Toxics and Human Rights

Feray Salman, Human Rights Joint Platform

Gülsun Kanat, Purple Roof Women’s Shelter Foundation

11:00 – 11:30 Coffee break

Q&A: Engagement with IHRM and Intersectionality

11:30 – 12:00
12:00 – 13:30 Closing Ceremony & Lunch