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Putting an end to child marriage

Putting an end to child marriage

Editorial

Sun, Sep 15 2019

Child marriage must be fought holistically

2 jailed for child marriage in...

2 jailed for child marriage in...

Nation

Mon, Aug 19 2019

The groom abducted the minor and married her forcefully

Forced to grow up

Forced to grow up

Editorial

Thu, May 30 2019

A proper childhood should be a human right

Do you dare to be a woman?

Do you dare to be a woman?

Proma Gulshan

Sat, Apr 27 2019

Even the most open-minded families are not fully free from misogyny and sexism

Child marriage is a blight on...

Child marriage is a blight on...

Editorial

Sun, Apr 21 2019

The reasons behind the persistence of child marriage are complex, but we ignore them at our own...

UNO rescues girl from child marriage,...

UNO rescues girl from child marriage,...

Nation

Sat, Apr 20 2019

According to the UNO office, a ninth-grader student was set to be married off to an older man on Friday...

Was child marriage used to cover up...

Was child marriage used to cover up...

Nation

Tue, Apr 9 2019

Police have arrested seven suspects in connection with the incident

Climate change and socio-economic insecurity...

Climate change and socio-economic insecurity...

Dhaka

Mon, Mar 25 2019

These observations came up at an experience sharing meeting on Monday, organized at the Brac Centre auditorium...

Forced by climate change

Forced by climate change

Anik Kabir

Wed, Mar 6 2019

How climate change is driving child labour and child marriage in Bangladesh

Invest in girls

Invest in girls

Anika Tasneem

Tue, Jan 29 2019

Empowering women benefits not just Bangladesh, but the world as a whole

Focus on ending child marriage must...

Focus on ending child marriage must...

Syed Wadud

Thu, Jan 24 2019

An unjustifiable curse on our society

A problem that won’t solve itself

A problem that won’t solve itself

Editorial

Thu, Oct 25 2018

Child-birth at very young ages has serious long-term health-related consequences for both girls and...

Report: Number of child marriages...

Report: Number of child marriages...

Nation

Fri, Oct 19 2018

Last year, more than 50% girls got married by 18th birthday

Jessore UNO offers Tk50 for child marriage...

Jessore UNO offers Tk50 for child marriage...

Nation

Thu, Aug 16 2018

Md Ahsan Ullah Sharifi announced the plan on Wednesday, less than a week after becoming the UNO of Manirampur...

National Plan of Action launched to...

National action plan to end child marriage...

Bangladesh

Thu, Aug 2 2018

The NPA has been developed as a result of a lengthy, broad and inclusive process of consultations at...

16-year-old boy from Kushtia has been...

16-year-old boy from Kushtia has been...

D2

Tue, Jul 24 2018

Since January 2017, the teenager has married four times, and divorced three times

Mobile court confronted while preventing...

Mobile court confronted in Bogra

Nation

Sat, Jun 30 2018

Two people have been sentenced to jail on charges of obstructing government administration over the...

Child marriage stopped in Tangail

Child marriage stopped in Tangail

Nation

Wed, Jun 20 2018

A man planned to marry off his underage daughter

Govt launches mobile app project to...

Govt launches mobile app project to...

Bangladesh

Fri, May 18 2018

In an effort to curb child marriage in the country, the government has initiated a

Brotee announces 100 villages as child...

Brotee announces 100 villages as child...

Nation

Sun, Apr 29 2018

The organization has also claimed to have induced a significant decline in dowry marriages, claiming...

Making girls’ education up to XII mandatory...

Making girls’ education up to XII mandatory...

Bangladesh

Thu, Mar 29 2018

A parliamentary watchdog has also suggested holding assembly with students, teachers and guardians in...