Join us on August 18th at 2 p.m. EDT for a webinar Foreign and Comparative Law webinar titled, Turkish International Protection Law.
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According to the U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Turkey hosts the largest number of refugees in the world. This presentation will provide an overview of the international protection and temporary protection framework in Turkish law, which governs the procedure for the granting of asylum in Turkey. The presentation will also explore some of the recent developments in the field, and give an overview of resources available for legal researchers who are working or are interested in this area of Turkish law and discuss some challenges they might face in their research.
Kayahan Cantekin is the Law Library’s foreign law specialist for Turkic-speaking jurisdictions. Kayahan holds a PhD in Law from the European University Institute and an LL.M degree from Dickson Poon School of Law, King’s College London. He has a B.A. in Law from Koç University Law School in Istanbul.
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