Online Webinar “Violence against women in Turkey”
Selma Atabey, co-President of the Turkish health and social services union SES a nurse for 25 years, actively involved in the struggle for workers’ rights, women’s rights, democracy and peace. She was elected to the SES executive in 2017. She served as the women’s secretary until she has been elected as the co-president in November 2020. She was permanently dismissed from the public service during the State of Emergency.
SES is an affiliate of Confederation of Public Employees Trade Unions (KESK) in the health sector. It represents more than 25.000 public health officers and struggles for social, economic, professional rights as well as peace and democracy in Turkey.