Ayse Nur Gedik
Global Partnership to End Violence Against Women Eurasia Human Rights
Women’s advocate Ayse Nur Gedik first decided to stand up against domestic violence when she could no longer bear to hear the quiet cries of her next door neighbor being abused by her husband, a well-known businessman.
“I had no idea what I was going to do,” Ayse recalls of that night. “I cried at home, and she cried at her house. The next m