Timothy Garton Ash, Istanbul Conference Video

The Science Academy welcomed world-renowned historian Prof. Timothy Garton Ash , in the second of its recently launched Annual Lectures. At the conference held on 16 February 2017 at Boğaziçi University, Prof. Garton Ash gave a lecture on free speech titles “Free Speech Under Attack”

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Nature 15.02.2017 – Two Articles on Turkey

Please click to read two articles published on the latest Nature Magazine (no 542)

Steps to help Turkey build a future on research

The Turkish paradox: Can scientists thrive in a state of emergency?

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New Statement on the Academics Dismissed under State of Emergency (13.02.2017)

The Science Academy deems it necessary to underscore once again its “Statement on the Academics Dismissed from Public Service under State of Emergency” issued on October 3, 2016.

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IHRNASS Statement on Executive Order Banning Entry to USA

The International Human Rights Network of Academies and Scholarly Societies (IHRNASS) released a statement on President Trump’s executive order banning entry to US for citizens of 7 countries.

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ICSU Statement on Executive Order Banning Entry to USA

International Council of Science released a statement on President Trump’s executive order banning entry to US for citizens of 7 countries.

 

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