SHeroes: Care Bangladesh Celebrated Girl’s Leadership and Activism

The non-governmental organisation CARE Bangladesh celebrated “Let’s Meet the SHeroes”, a programme that acknowledged girls’ leadership and activism in Bangladesh. Bangladesh has one of the highest rates of child marriage in … Read More »

Sex education will help reduce gender inequality, said Dr. Dipu Moni

While speaking at the National Workshop on Generation Breakthrough Project (Phase II) at the International Mother Language Institute auditorium on 7 September, Education Minister Dr. Dipu Moni said one of the … Read More »

Reproductive Health Management in the Climate Change affected areas in Bangladesh

Given its geographic location, Bangladesh is prone to cyclones, floods, and droughts, which are all recurring problems for the nation. Bangladesh is one of the top five countries in Asia and … Read More »

A Worn-out Debate: An Op-Ed by Syeda Samara Mortada

What gives men the right to dictate what women wear and don’t wear? The recent verdict of the High Court, granting bail to the assailant of the May 18 attack in … Read More »

Kashful Foundation’s efforts to enact SDGs in Bangladesh

In 2017, Kashful Foundation was established by North South University student Rafid Ariyan with a small dream of assisting in the skill development of young people. The primary goal of the … Read More »

Netherlands delegation is visiting Bangladesh to bring together all aspects of Dutch policy towards Bangladesh

A delegation from the Netherlands is visiting Bangladesh from August 28 to August 31. The delegation consists of 10 representatives from various government departments and is led by Birgitta Tazelaar, Deputy … Read More »

Call for Abstract: Empowering Adolescent Girls and Young Women in the CHT

Bangladesh Nari Progati Sangha (BNPS) is going to organize the Divisional SRHR Conference at Chattogam on 8 – 9 November 2022, under the project “Our Lives, Our Health, Our Futures: empowering … Read More »

Bangladesh wins UNFPA joint innovation challenge

The UN agency for sexual and reproductive health, UNFPA, named the ten winners of its first-ever joint innovation challenge, which sought to finance social entrepreneurs with creative ideas for advancing women’s … Read More »

Scotland becomes the first country to make access to free period products a legal right

To combat “period poverty,” Scotland has become the first nation in the world to secure the right to free period goods through legislation. Following the passage of the Period Products Act … Read More »

US state Kansas preserves abortion rights in first post-Roe vs Wade vote

The voters of the US state of Kansas rejected the constitutional amendment of Roe v Wade on August 2. The Midwestern US state of Kansas chose to keep abortion rights, resulting … Read More »