Currently, Hilal Gençay is the Gender and Human Rights Education Program Officer at Research Worldwide Istanbul and one of the programme advisors at RWI. Gençay is a Social Psychologist and Educationalist, having graduated from the Ruhr-University of Bochum with a B.A. in Social Science and Educational Science. As an education specialist, she has been one of main program developers of Mother Cild Education Foundation’s adult literacy programs. She is also one of the Women’s Human Rights Program trainers in Turkey. Gençay is working as a Programme Officer and is responsibile for contributing to gender mainstreaming at the country level and supporting educational activities in their design, implementation and evaluation phases in the Turkey programme.