KOÇ-KAM Gender Studies Center

ATGENDER

KOÇ-KAM & ATGENDER

In 2012, KOÇ-KAM has joined The European Association for Gender Research, Education and Documentation (ATGENDER) as an institutional member. ATGENDER is a professional organization in the field of gender studies that brings together academics, practitioners, activists and institutions working in the field of women’s and gender studies, feminist research, women’s rights, gender equality and diversity. As an institutional member of ATGENDER, KOÇ-KAM works towards advancing ATGENDER’s goals in Turkey and in Europe by

  • Fostering the advancement and dissemination of knowledge and experience and supporting the development of education and training programs in women’s and gender studies, feminist research, women’s rights, gender equality and diversity,
  • Developing exchange and cooperation between the academic community, women’s organizations, women’s documentation centers and libraries, policy makers, NGOs and ambassadors for diversity in profit and non-profit organizations.

KOÇ-KAM’s Vice-President Assoc. Prof. Hülya Şimga has served in the organizing committee of the 3rd ATGENDER Spring Conference held in the University of Gothenburg in April 2013.

 

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