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The Worker Support Center provides social and legal counselling and supports people working in the garment sector in Turkey.


The Worker Support Center provides free-of-charge counselling to the people working in


The Worker Support Center provides services for garment workers in Turkey to learn about their rights and to be informed about rights violations in the workplace.

Complaint and Mediator

I had been working in a sewing workshop with 4 Syrian and 5 Turkish workers for about 1.5 years. Because our employer abstains Turkish workers,

Everyone Got Their Rights

I have been working in a workshop that has been dealing with plastic mold work for about 5 years without a work permit and as

We survive with our Rights

For six months, I was working with a staff of 30 workers in a relatively large workshop compared to others in the region with work

Penalty and Objection

I was working in a bakery and one day two people came to the workplace suddenly for inspection and asked me to show my Identity

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Minimum Wage Announced for the Second Six Months of 2023!

Minimum Wage Announced for the Second Six Months of 2023! NET ACCOUNT OF MINIMUM WAGE AND COST TO EMPLOYER Prepared by the General Directorate of

Announcement About the Provisions of Law on Protection of Personal Data numbered 6698 when making Work Permit Application

Work permit applications for foreigners living in Turkey are made by employers who want to employ the foreign person. If you have also agreed to

What can I do if my employer is not applying for my work permit?

It is obligatory for a foreigner to work in Turkey to obtain a work permit before starting to work. Work permit application is made by