The relationship between interest, inflation and exchange rate seems to be the main factor that will determine our course in 2022, but not only internal problems are a problem anymore, and the outside is not the same as it used to be.
There is exploitation wherever we turn our heads, but we still have not been able to convince a significant part of the society about the right to life of cats and dogs. That is why we do not have the luxury of stopping and despairing. In the environment we live in, wherever you feel, on whatever subject, animals are going through something worse.
Despite the current problems, the democratic functioning in NGOs is much better compared to previous periods. It is stated that the acceleration of recovery has increased with the effect of new generations, especially with the Generation Z.
While the representatives of civil society agree that dialogue and cooperation in the civil sphere is not sufficient, it is noted that organizations in the field of women and ecology carry out more effective practices in this sense.
On the second and last part of our file on access to safe food, we host EkoHarita and Association of Ecological Agriculture. Both organizations agree on the importance of local food production to avert the climate crisis and to access safe food for all.
We have prepared a file where we talk about the factors affecting access to safe food and safe food with NGOs struggling on issues such as sustainable life, access to safe food, non-toxic meals, and ecological agriculture. In the first part, we talked with Buğday Association for Supporting Ecological Living and the Sustainable Living Association about solutions that will save humanity from the climate crisis and malnutrition and make people reach safe food that is ecology and human friendly.
The bill containing the amendments envisaged to be made within the scope of combating violence against women and violence in health was presented to the Turkish Grand National Assembly on 16 March 2022. The proposal was criticized by many segments, from academia to civil society, for different reasons. The government, on the other hand, believes that these changes will be extremely effective in preventing crimes against women and healthcare workers and punishing the perpetrators.
Civil Society Needs and Motivation Research, despite the civil society in Turkey has weaknesses such as unfavorable political environment, lack of capacity and resources, reveals that it has strengths in motivation, dynamism, and dedication.
In the World Inequality Report, prepared with the information provided by the World Inequality Database, income inequality and wealth inequality at the global level are examined separately, and both world-wide and country-specific analyzes are prepared. In this article, I will evaluate the findings on income, wealth and gender inequality in the world and in Turkey in particular.