PROBLEMS AND STRATEGIC RECOMMENDATIONS FOR EMPOWERMENT OF WOMEN IN TURKEY

In terms of the formation of stable society, development and sustainable growth, ensuring peace and security, women’s empowerment is one of the main tools. Therefore, the empowerment of women's remains on the agenda in political, economic and social dimensions. In this study strategic recommendations at women’s empowerment are aimed to be identified and discussed by clarifying the mechanism for empowerment the women in the community. Within this objective literature scan, various statistical sources,reports and books have been used. Women's empowerment should be considered in a comprehensive framework. A consciousness about gender issues, women’s empowerment and bringing a position to change the environment and events shall be required. Self-confidence and respect, power to change their live, having choices about live, access to opportunities and resources are some of these positions. Education, business development, leadership, equal opportunities, health and safety, to avoid violence, social inclusion, access to credits and transparent approach refer to the operation in empowerment of women. Improvement in this operation is a start point at the functioning of the need to change the direction of improvement of women's perspective through social and cultural structure of society. Strategic advices have been offered about women’s empowerment by taking into account the position of women in society.

TÜRKİYE’DE KADININ GÜÇLENDİRİLMESİNDE SORUNLAR VE STRATEJİK ÖNERİLER

In terms of the formation of stable society, development and sustainable growth, ensuring peace and security, women’s empowerment is one of the main tools. Therefore, the empowerment of women's remains on the agenda in political, economic and social dimensions. In this study strategic recommendations at women’s empowerment are aimed to be identified and discussed by clarifying the mechanism for empowerment the women in the community. Within this objective literature scan, various statistical sources,reports and books have been used. Women's empowerment should be considered in a comprehensive framework. A consciousness about gender issues, women’s empowerment and bringing a position to change the environment and events shall be required. Self-confidence and respect, power to change their live, having choices about live, access to opportunities and resources are some of these positions. Education, business development, leadership, equal opportunities, health and safety, to avoid violence, social inclusion, access to credits and transparent approach refer to the operation in empowerment of women. Improvement in this operation is a start point at the functioning of the need to change the direction of improvement of women's perspective through social and cultural structure of society. Strategic advices have been offered about women’s empowerment by taking into account the position of women in society.

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