Violence Going Rampant

Violence against women is a burning issue in present day Bangladesh. The raised-notch of the violence against women from January to August 2020 is an awful one that raises questions about … Read More »

Share-Net Bangladesh hosts National Community Practice Meeting on Menstrual Hygiene Management

Menstruation, which is naturally omnipresent and plays as an important lifetime event in a woman’s life, is still considered a taboo or stigma in the society. The transition of a girl … Read More »

First National CoP on ‘SRHR for Adolescents and Youth’

The Community of Practice members will nominate themselves, practitioners and organisations for joining the Share-Net International Co-Creation Conference that will take place online in January 2021.  Share-Net Bangladesh organised its first … Read More »

Group of men rape a woman in Sylhet’s MC College

Police say they have identified the perpetrators and are now conducting drives to arrest them A woman has allegedly been gang-raped by a group of Chhatra League men on the hostel … Read More »

OPINION: Young people key to safe and legal abortion in Bangladesh

Young people are fighting for abortion rights in Bangladesh so women can live free from stigma and shame for making her own choice about her body By Tasnia Ahmed, Program Officer … Read More »

Two Young Researchers receive fellowship grant.

Rafiqul Islam, a student of Dhaka School of Economics, University of Dhaka, will do his research titled ‘The SRHR practice among the adolescents: Evidence from adolescents of Dhaka City’. His main … Read More »

From Dhaka to Dubai: Unmasking a major sex trafficking racket

Kingpin Azam now owns assets worth Tk300 crore in Dubai owing to his sex trafficking racket In 2008, Azam Khan fled to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to escape arrest in … Read More »

Sexual and reproductive health services need special attention: experts

To ensure emergency reproductive healthcare and family planning services for women and adolescents, government and NGOs must work together, urged speakers at an online dialogue titled “Reproductive Health Services for Women … Read More »

‘Formulate law to prevent sexual harassment now’

Women employed in formal sectors of the country experience a shocking extent of sexual harassment in the workplace, and this trend continued even during the pandemic. In most cases, the victims … Read More »

Two sisters gang-raped

One of the rapists held in Chuadanga Two sisters were gang-raped by a group of criminals in Chuadanga Sadar upazila on Monday night. Mahbubur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Darshana Police Station, said … Read More »