[OUR CONSORTIUM] The Université de Lyon supports Pinar Selek

On The June 20, 2024

The Université de Lyon is supporting Pinar Selek for the third hearing of her fifth trial, which took place in Turkey on June 28, 2024.

The entire French university community is rallying to support Associate Professor Pinar Selek, whose fifth trial took place in Istanbul on June 28. 

Nathalie Dompnier, President of the Université de Lyon, was part of the university delegation traveling to Turkey to attend the trial and defend academic freedom.

Pinar Selek, an Honorary Doctor of the École Normale Supérieure de Lyon in 2013 and Honorary Citizen of the City of Lyon in 2023, attended the Lyon City Hall for a day of solidarity, accompanied by her friends and supporters from Lyon.

More information on the ENS de Lyon website (in French)