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Corporations are preparing to combat violence against women

27 September 2017

Gender Program Coordinator Meltem Agduk from United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Turkey office trained the trainers on the topic of Gender Equality within the scope of Business Against Domestic Violence – (BADV) Project. Agduk's training titled as "Multi-sectoral Approach in Combating Violence Against Women". The training was held in Antalya between September 26 & 27, 2017.

Business Against Domestic Violence –BADV Project is designed by Sabancı University Corporate Governance Forum to develop a support mechanism at work places against domestic violence, make violence against women apparent and determine the ways of precaution and support employees by using the managerial and organisational skills of the business world. The Project aims to raise awareness about women’s rights in business and make companies to be able to play an active role in work lives by improving women’s working environment.