Child Rape Victim Forced to Leave Her Village

A seven-year-old was forced to leave her village, after she was raped by a businessman, Abdus Salam, 50, in his poultry farm in the upazila’s Deupur village. According to the locals, he … Read More

Child Rape Suspect Killed

Child Rape Suspect Killed An accused child rapist got shot in a “gunfight” with RAB at Banshkhali  Upazila yesterday,  recognized as Abdul Hakim Mintu. A case was filed, condemning him to be … Read More

94% Women are agitated in public transports regularly

An article published in The Daily Star on 23rd April 2018, reports a case of harassment of a university student, who was travelling in “Turag Paribahan.” When the victim got on the … Read More

Pre-APFSD Youth Conference and Youth Call to Action 2018

On 23-24 March, youth advocates and youth-serving organisations from the region convened in Bangkok for the Pre-APFSD 2018 Youth Forum, which continues the discussion from last year’s Youth Forum, focusing on the … Read More

Increasing number of rape in the country

Rape has tolled up in Bangladesh in the last quarter of the current year. About 187 women are raped and 19 women are killed after rape within this short term. Human Rights … Read More

APWLD urged Bangladesh government to guard the safety of the indigenous women

Asia Pacific Forum on Women, Law and Development (APWLD) expressed their concern about the sexual assault on to Marma sisters and their abduction by the legal force officers. They also criticized assault … Read More

More than 17,000 rape cases have been filed in last four years

About 17, 289 women and child rape cases have been filed from January 2014 to December, 2017. The total number of victim is 17,289; has stated State Minister Assaduzzaman Khan Kamal. Among … Read More

Marma sisters are raped and sexually assaulted in Rangamati

Two teenage sisters of a Marma family have been raped and sexually assaulted by members of security forces at Orachhari village under Farua Union in Rangamati’s Belaichari Upazila on 22nd January. The … Read More

Justice is served for Rupa

Tangail court has sentenced four perpetrators to death for murdering and raping Rupa Khatun, 27 years old law student. The court has also ordered seven year’s imprisonment to another man. Last year … Read More

JPGSPH organises dissemination event on research project ‘REACHOUT’

BRAC James P Grant School of Public Health (JPGSPH), BRAC University organized a dissemination event of research project titled ‘REACHOUT-Reaching out and linking in: health systems and close-to-community services’ on 28th January, … Read More