Drought in Turkey: A social or a physical phenomenon?

Akgun Ilhan, Turkish Review 4(3), May 2014, Drought, if not anticipated and managed properly, has complex impacts on both nature and society. [Read More…]  Read More →

Keeping Hasankeyf Alive: Against the Ilisu Dam

 Akgün İlhan We don’t have luxury here but we aren’t hungry either. Besides we live in the most beautiful place on earth. I wouldn’t go anywhere else even if they paid me millions[1]. An inhabitant of the town of Hasankeyf [Read More…]  Read More →

Turkish PM launches 112 projects on 12.12.12

Source: Hurriyet Daily News, 12 December 2012, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan inaugurated “112 giant projects” by the Forestry and Waterworks Ministry on 12-12-2012, saying they served the whole nation and all the projects reached the entire country. [Read More…]  Read More →