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PREM, Dhani Ram (1904 - 1979), Padmashri, 1977; Lecturer on Hinduism, since 1979; Chairman, Federation of Indian Organisations (UK), since 1976; Founder-President, Asian Standing Conference, since 1973; Member, Liberal Party National Council, since 1973; Deputy Chairman, Joint Council for Welfare of Immigrants, since 1972

Refah Partisi (Welfare Party) and ors v Turkey, Merits, App No 41340/98, App No 41342/98, App No 41343/98, App No 41344/98, ECHR 2003-II, [2003] ECHR 87, (2003) 37 EHRR 1, IHRL 3348 (ECHR 2003), 13th February 2003, Grand Chamber [ECtHR]

WILLIS, (Zwinglius) Frank (1890 - 1974), General Secretary of the National Council of YMCAs, 1939–55, retired; Hon. Consultant to World Council of YMCAs on Ecumenical Questions and YMCA-Church Relationships; Chairman of Council of Voluntary Welfare Work 1956–62; Chairman of Committee for Overseas Travel Parties for Youth of the South African Aid to Britain Fund, 1948–58; Member Executive Committee, National Council of Social Service, 1941–70

LYSTER, Robert Arthur (died 1955), Lecturer in Public Health and in Forensic Medicine at St Bartholomew’s Hospital (London University), 1911–41; Member of Faculty of Medicine and Board of Studies in Hygiene in the University of London; VP Medical Defence Union, 1911–42; Member Medical Board, Lord Mayor Treloar’s Hospital, Alton; Chairman Nat. Soc. for Prevention of Venereal Disease; Member Public Health Advisory Committee of Labour Party; contested (Lab.) Winchester, 1929 and 1931, Preston, 1935; Lab. Mem. Bournemouth Town Council, 1929–46; Pres. Hants and Isle of Wight Federation Labour Parties, 1930–40; late County MO, Hants; also Chief School MO and Chief Tuberculosis Officer, 1908–29; Editor of Public Health, 1918–25; Pres. Association of County Medical Officers of Health, 1926–27; Specialist Sanitary Officer for Barracks and Camps and Venereal Diseases Officer, in Winchester Area, S. Comd, 1914–18; Member Advisory Com. for the Welfare of Blind Persons (Ministry of Health); Member of Ministry of Health Com. on Sewage Disposal

 

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Refah Partisi (RP). Turkish Islamist political organization established in 1983 as heir to two earlier parties, Milli Nizam Partisi (National Order Party, MNP) and Milli Selamet Partisi (National Salvation Party, MSP), which were successively banned from politics. Each of the three parties was led by Necmettin Erbakan. MNP was banned before it could stand for elections; MSP participated in two coalition governments before being shut down following the 1980 military coup. The RP participated in elections and in 1995 won more parliamentary seats than any other party. Erbakan became prime minister in 1996 at the head of a coalition government but was forced out of power by the military in 1997. The RP was outlawed in 1998. The Fazilet Partisi (Virtue Party, FP) was soon organized and became identified as the Islamically oriented party. The RP advocated stronger ties with other Muslim countries and an economic system based on Islamic morals rather than global capitalist ideas.

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