It is said that the measure of a nation’s greatness is determined by how it treats its weakest members. Children are the most vulnerable in any society. On International Children’s Day, we must demand governments to implement and force policies and laws to improve welfare and protection of the children.
It is said that the measure of a nation’s greatness is determined by how it treats its weakest members. Children are the most vulnerable in any society. They must be raised with love and nurturing after their basic needs for food, water, shelter, and hygiene are provided. Each child has the right to reach his/her […]CONTINUE READING →
The United Nations is the premier international organization promoting peace, progress, and prosperity in the world. Through one its major components UNESCO, an acronym for the “Educational, Scientific, and Cultural arm of the United Nations,” the group commemorates its important programs on certain days on the calendar: e.g. “Women’s Day” with March 8 and “Education […]CONTINUE READING →
October 29, 2018 marks the 95th Anniversary of the Turkish Republic! On October 29, 1923, the Republic was proclaimed. The great liberator and the founder of the republic, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, was elected first President of the Republic of Turkey. Atatürk’s Republic means: ~ self-governance of the people ~ independence ~ freedom of the mind, […]CONTINUE READING →
The United Nation’s Department of Public Information (DPI) has approved Atatürk Society of America for association with the Department. This association constitutes a commitment on the part of ASA to disseminate information and raise public awareness about the purposes and activities of the United Nations and issues of global concern. As an associated NGO, ASA […]CONTINUE READING →