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"Dynamics of Radicalism: Why are people radicalized and why?" the second of the conference series titled "Combating Violent Extremism," co-organized by the Journalists and Writers Foundation's (JWF) Abant Platform and Vienna-based Friede-Institut für Dialog (Peace Institute for Dialogue) was...
On July 9, 2015, JWF attended the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) High-Level Segment 2015 meeting along with high-level representatives from various countries and other major civil society organizations at UN Headquarters, New York. Gender equality matters in...
JWF focused on women's rights in Turkey during the 30th Plenary Meeting of the Human Rights Council, 29th Regular Session, at the UN Office at Geneva on June 26, 2015. Event attendees included high-level representatives from member states, intergovernmental...
On June 24, 2015, JWF attended the 25th Plenary Meeting of the Human Rights Council, 29th Regular Session, along with high-level representatives from member states, intergovernmental organizations, and other major civil society organizations at the UN Office at Geneva. According...
A discussion panel titled "Fight against Corruption from the Perspective of Equal Opportunity" was held as part of the 24th Session of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPCJ) on May 22, 2015, at the UN office...
The Journalists and Writers Foundation, in cooperation with the Dialog Institute and Geneva Press Club, organized a panel event with a specific focus on Asian experiences of peace building. Empowering women to take the lead in a national reconciliation drive,...
On March 10, 2015, the Peace Islands Institute, Journalists and Writers Foundation, Global Businesswomen Association, and Institute for Economics and Peace held a panel discussion titled “Economic Empowerment of Women to Achieve Sustainable Development Goals” during the UN Commission...
On February 11, 2015, the Journalists and Writers Foundation, Albert Schweitzer Institute, and Peace Islands Institute held a panel discussion, titled "Peaceful and Cohesive Societies for Social Development," during the UN DESA 53rd Commission for Social Development at UN...
In consultation with the Focal Point on Family at the Department of Economic and Social Affairs (DESA), the JWF Women's Platform organized "International Family Conference III: International Family Policies" in Istanbul on November 29-30, 2014. Family policies should always take...
At a United Nations conference organized by the Journalists and Writers Foundation (JWF) on Friday in Geneva, a wide range of participants agreed that global challenges against peace should not lead to apathy, while reiterating their commitment against all...