Unjust / Wrongful Convictions

ILO / Turkey: The closure of the 19 unions and punishment of their executives and members are unlawful

On 24 Marh 2021, the Governing Body of the International Labour Organisation approved the reports of its committees which concluded that Turkey breached its obligations under the ILO conventions, namely the Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention, 1948 (No. 87) and the Termination of Employment Convention, 1982 (No. 158).