Our team has been built to strengthen vulnerable and defenseless groups and, to work to improve their adaptation and integration.

Veysel Göregen

Psychosocial Operations Manager

Veysel has received his BA degree from Ankara University Psychology department. During his education, he worked in various activities in Ankara University Psychology Community. He took part in Mavi At Cafe where employees has schizophrenia according to the studies of Psychoschizophrenia Community where he worked as a member of executive committee at the all seminars and symposiums. In his mandatory practical training he worked at Public Health Directorate in Sincan Healthy Life Center Department and KETEM Department. His first voluntary internship was in Başkent University Psychology Department Crises and Trauma Research Laboratory. Second voluntary internship was at NGOs which he worked in refugees field where he specialized in sex and gender based violence sessions, raising awareness sessions, psychosocial support and protection department.

vgoregen@haged.org

Zeynep Hazal Tuzluca

Social Research and Field Operations Coordinator

Zeynep has received her BA degree from Hacettepe University Sociology Department and she is continuing her MA at Hacettepe University Sociology too. She took part in gender studies and social research community’s activities when she was BA student. Also she took part in EU Grand Projects as a Gender Equality Trainer. She carried out voluntary work in NGO’s on youth studies, woman enpowerment, refugee issues. Again, she worked full time in NGO’s in case management, protection departments. Within her academic studies, she focuses on refugees, asylum seekers and migration sociology field.

zhtuzluca@haged.org

Berfin Güneş

Psychosocial Operations Coordinator

Received her BA degree from Ufuk University Psychology Department, she continues her MA in the same university in general psychology field. She was founding member of university’s Social Sciences Community. She actively took part that community’s training, seminars and activities. During her BA, she completed her child development, psychological health and neuropsychologic tests. During her compulsory practical trainings, she worked at Gazi University Hospital Psychiatry Department Impatient Service. Her last studies are in refugee field in NGO’s. In NGO’s she worked as a psychosocial activities departments. She continues her Professional work life since her BA education. Her studies are focused on refugees now.

bgunes@haged.org

Yiğit Kılıç

Social Research and Field Operations Coordinator

Yigit is graduated from Çankaya University Interior Architecture Deprartment. He worked in refugee field for his master study. During and after his education, Yigit has attended many voluntary works. He focused especially on refugee field where he specialized in raising awareness studies, right-based advocacy and accessing the services activities. According to that activities he took part in both University Communities and NGOs.

ykilic@haged.org

D. Fatma Dağtekin

Field Research Specialist

Diljin has graduated from Gazi University Department of International Relations. When she was studying, she worked as a voluntary professional in the field of protection projects of refugees – mainly about child protection, fundamental rights of refugees, educational problems and gender-based violence. She has experience in establishing a case and adding the case to the system and if it is necessary to make a referral. In addition she has training about preparing proposals for European Union and Grant Projects. She speaks English in advanced level.

dfdagtekin@haged.org