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Justice hard to come by for victims...

Justice hard to come by for victims...

Bangladesh

Sat, Nov 25 2017

Between 2012 and October 2017, a total of 2,788 minor girls and 1,597 women were raped, Odhikar

Meetings and more meetings

Meetings and more meetings

Law & Rights

Sat, Nov 4 2017

A Supreme Court directive to monitor domestic worker rights goes ignored for six years

Horrified reaction to Tangail gang-rape...

Horrified reaction to Tangail gang-rape...

Crime

Thu, Aug 31 2017

Women’s rights activist advocate Salma Ali of Bangladesh National Women Lawyers´ Association (BNWLA)...

Rights activists question whether child...

Rights activists question whether child...

Law & Rights

Sun, Aug 20 2017

The Child Marriage Restraint Act 2017 was passed on February 27 with a special provision allowing underage...

Child marriage issue yet to be...

Child marriage issue yet to be...

Law & Rights

Wed, Feb 8 2017

The plight of child marriage victims was addressed by speakers at the closing ceremony of the “Protecting...

Fear of stigma keeps women from reporting...

Fear of stigma keeps women from reporting...

Bangladesh

Thu, Oct 27 2016

Victims of abuse keep silent to save their families' honour and avoid becoming social pariahs, according...