Gokben Demirbas

Gokben Demirbas after graduating at Marmara University in Istanbul, studying gender and planning issues at University of Bologna in Italy and being research assistant at Trakya University in Edirne is currently a PhD student in the University of Glasgow, doing research on gender and space relations and women's everyday life in urban neighbourhoods in Europe and Turkey



The reactions to the discovery of Özgecan Aslan’s body, and President Erdogan's statements about gender-sensitive moral issues show how gender today is framed in Turkey. But what kind of gender trends has Turkey really witnessed in the last decade?

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For the first Women in Science Day GenPORT will release a series of video interviews with leading...