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Mr Hişyar ÖZSOY

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Representative
Deputy
HDP

Türkiye Büyük Millet Meclisi (TBMM)
TR - 06543 - ANKARA
Türkiye

Working language: English

Declarations of interests:
2022 , 2021 , 2020 , 2019 , 2018

Mandates

In the political groups

  • Vice-Chairperson: Group of the Unified European Left since 21/01/2019
  • Member: Group of the Unified European Left from 30/05/2016 to 20/01/2019
  • Member: Members not belonging to a Political Group from 27/11/2015 to 29/05/2016

In the Assembly

  • since 08/10/2018 Representative - Türkiye
  • from 27/11/2015 to 07/10/2018 Substitute - Türkiye

In the committee(s) and sub-committee(s)

  • Member: Committee on Rules of Procedure, Immunities and Institutional Affairs (from 24/01/2022 to 22/01/2023)
  • Alternate UEL: Committee on the Election of Judges to the European Court of Human Rights (from 24/01/2022 to 22/01/2023)
  • Member: Committee on the Honouring of Obligations and Commitments by Member States of the Council of Europe (Monitoring Committee) (since 27/01/2020)
  • Member: Committee on Rules of Procedure, Immunities and Institutional Affairs (from 24/05/2019 to 26/01/2020)
  • Member: Committee on Rules of Procedure, Immunities and Institutional Affairs (from 21/01/2019 to 07/04/2019)
  • Full Member: Committee on Social Affairs, Health and Sustainable Development (since 08/10/2018)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on the Europe Prize (since 10/10/2018)
  • Alternate of Ms Feleknas UCA (Full Member): Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination (since 08/10/2018)

Interventions

Last speeches

26/01/2023 | 17:10:42 Thank you, Madam Chair. Dear colleagues, Let me start by expressing my thanks to Mr Piero FASSINO for this comprehensive report on a total of 17 member states who are under either monitoring procedure or post-monitoring dialogue and periodic monitoring. The report outlines major problems in these countries, recommends ways to address them and concludes with suggestions to improve the monitoring capacity of this Assembly. We support these recommendations, particularly those related to gender... 12/10/2022 | 11:31:32 Thank you, Mister Chair. Let me start by thanking the rapporteurs for this report, which covers some of the key problems with respect to the functioning of democratic institutions in Türkiye. As you may remember, Türkiye was included back into the monitoring procedure in April 2017. Since then the Parliamentary Assembly and other organs of the Council of Europe, such as the Human Rights Commissioner, the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities, the European Committee for the Prevention of... 11/10/2022 | 19:47:31 Thank you, Madam Chair. Let me start by expressing my sincere thanks to Mr Ziya ALTUNYALDIZ for this important report on the "Misuse of the Schengen Information system by Council of Europe member States as a politically-motivated sanction". This misuse has already hurt many citizens of third-country nationals, including citizens of my own country. The report is extremely detailed and overly technical, but the main arguments are very simple and clear. The report emphasises that all countries... 28/04/2022 | 15:44:12 Thank you. Thank you so much, Mr President. I would also like to congratulate Madam Rapporteur for this report and recommendation. The report mainly describes some of the key problems about human rights, democracy and the rule of law in member states. There is nothing actually new in the report, because almost every single issue covered in the report has already been debated several times in this very Assembly. We know, I mean, media freedoms, freedom of expression, freedom of thought... 27/01/2022 | 17:05:04 Thank you, Madam Chair. The report discusses The Observatory on History Teaching in Europe as a unique knowledge-exchange platform that seeks to use multiperspectivity – and I would like to underline this notion, which I will elaborate on later – to develop a critical understanding of the past and its relevance to the present. I very much, of course, appreciate the institution of such an Observatory and the report on it now we are discussing, these are important steps in the right direction...

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