Mass Surveillance Technologies, Privacy and the Rule of Law in Times of COVID-19 Pandemic

Governments have mobilized digital surveillance technologies to control the Covid-19 pandemic, which has spread all over the world and affected every aspect of daily...

2021 Almanac: The Law and Democracy Scorecard of Turkey (Blog)

Our report titled “2021 Almanac: Rule of Law, Democracy, Social and Economic Freedoms in Turkey” where we, in cooperation with Freedom House, compiled the...

2021 Almanac: Civil Society in Turkey (Blog)

Our report titled “2021 Almanac: The Rule of Law, Democracy, Civil and Economic Freedoms in Turkey” where we, in cooperation with Freedom House, compiled...

2021 Almanac: Civil Freedoms in Turkey

Our report titled “2021 Almanac: Rule of Law, Democracy, Social and Economic Freedoms in Turkey” where we, in cooperation with Freedom House, compiled the...

2021 Almanac: Economic Freedoms in Turkey (Blog)

Our report titled “2021 Almanac: The Rule of Law, Democracy, Civil and Economic Freedoms in Turkey” where we, in cooperation with Freedom House, compiled...

Monitoring The Rule of Law and Democracy in Turkey

In Turkey, we see a series of major problems and violations in justice system, economy, and social processes. These violations and problems are the...

Economic Freedom Audit in Turkey 2021

In the past decade, unfortunately, Turkey has stagnated on economic growth and prosperity. The reason behind this unfortunate stagnation can be found in the...

Strengthening The Freedom of Association and Assembly to Enhance Participatory Democracy in Turkey (Blog)

The lack of rule of law, the decline of democracy and the recession in the economy affect all freedoms and rights. The freedom of...

WHO Consultation Response for Alcohol Regulations

Alcohol regulations have always been a delicate area of policymaking. There must be a balance between the undesirable consequences of excessive drinking, and exercising...

The Freedom Of Press In Turkey: 2019-2020 Report

Freedom Research Association (FRA) has been monitoring the state of the freedom of the press since 2014. Our latest report is titled ‘The Freedom of Press in Turkey: 2019-2020 Report’ has been prepared by Assoc. Prof. Burak Bilgehan Özpek with the support of the International Democratic Initiative (IDI) and Friedrich Naumann Foundation Turkey Office (FNF Turkey).