Date:June 22, 2016

Human Rights Association

Name: IHD (Human Rights Association)

Legal status: Association

Members’ profile: One refugee committee – activists

Activities with refugees in Izmir:
Legal counselling and psychological assistance (on the field)
Occasional humanitarian aid in collaboration with other NGOs
Trainings for professionals working in refugee field

Location of activities: Izmir city and region (Torbalı, Tire), Turkey (Syrian border)

History and description:
Human Rights Association is a member IHOP (Human Rights Coordination). IHOP is a network of organizations in Turkey working together on refugee issues (joint statements).
IHD has a refugee committee but do not work exclusively in refugee issues. Its members work on Human rights issues in general.
In collaboration with other NGOs in Izmir, IHD sends humanitarian aid trucks at the Syrian border to help refugees. IHD works with a network of NGOs to collect humanitarian aid. They usually do not provide humanitarian aid but when there used to be a huge demand, they distributed humanitarian aid in Basmane and other places in Turkey.

Contact:
Address: 859 sok. no:4 söğütlü iş hanı kat:5 D:501, Konak (İzmir)
Email address: izmir@ihd.org.tr
Phone number: (0232) 445 4168
Website: http://en.ihd.org.tr/
Facebook (Turkish): Insan Haklari Derneği Izmir Şubesi