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Gender assignment surgeries: What about...

GA surgeries: What about choice?

Bangladesh

Fri, Nov 19 2021

'I went to a boys’ school, but my schoolmates started bullying me since I started developing...

ED: There is no excuse

ED: There is no excuse

Editorial

Sat, Oct 2 2021

813 girls were raped between January and August of this year

OP-ED: Free Bangladesh from gender...

OP-ED: Free Bangladesh from gender...

Ekram Kabir

Fri, Apr 9 2021

We no longer want to fit into little boxes

If I teach my son how to cook, what...

If I teach my son how to cook, what...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 28 2021

The writer draws attention to the types of comments/ questions aimed at each gender from an early...

Online birth registration is messing...

Online birth registration is messing...

Nation

Sun, Jan 24 2021

The whole birth registration process is now a mess since the introduction of a new online registration...

Pakistan's first transgender lawyer...

Nisha Rao becomes Pakistan's first transgender...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 27 2020

Rao has contested 50 cases and is working with a non-governmental organization fighting for transgender...

Backlash in Indonesia as transgender...

Backlash in Indonesia as transgender...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Nov 26 2020

Two years ago, Aceh police made headlines when they publicly humiliated a dozen transgender women

The future is fluid

The future is fluid

Avenue T

Sat, Sep 26 2020

Up until a couple of years ago, the “I identify as an attack helicopter” meme was still making...

Climate change adaptation and gender...

Climate change adaptation and gender...

Meer Ahsan Habib

Sun, May 24 2020

We cannot ignore the importance of gender in the fight against climate change

Another glass ceiling

Another glass ceiling

Bangladesh

Wed, May 6 2020

Survey shows that Covid-19 has gendered effects in Bangladesh

The immovable patriarchy

The immovable patriarchy

Opinion

Mon, Mar 23 2020

The UN’s SDG 5 leaves too much unsaid -- especially for women in Bangladesh

Far from equality

Far from equality

Adita Afrose Hasan

Sun, Mar 8 2020

How does the law discriminate against women?

Ensuring equal rights for all

Ensuring equal rights for all

Nadim Zawad Akil

Tue, Jan 21 2020

The transgender community is not a burden on the rest of society

On the road to equality

On the road to equality

Editorial

Wed, Dec 18 2019

Bangladesh must continue to invest in and provide opportunities to women and girls

Paving the way to equality

Paving the way to equality

Editorial

Tue, Aug 6 2019

There are few markers of progress more genuine than one where all genders enjoy equality

A lack of education

A lack of education

Maliha Ahmed

Fri, Jul 19 2019

Why we need to educate boys and girls about sexuality

Study: 62% of female caregivers use...

Study: 62% of female caregivers use...

Bangladesh

Sun, Jul 7 2019

The research was conducted on 780 households in different slums and shantytowns of the capital

Gender Roles in Natural Resource...

Gender Roles in Natural Resource...

Climate Change

Sun, Jun 30 2019

How men and women interact differently with nature

Study finds gender equality key to peace...

Study finds gender equality key to peace...

Dhaka

Sat, Mar 30 2019

96.8% female students say equal opportunity for both men and women can promote cohesion in society

Gender in Climate Change: Understanding...

Gender in Climate Change: Understanding...

Climate Change

Tue, Mar 5 2019

Chapter summary and reflections

Women are soldiers, not victims

Women are soldiers, not victims

Climate Change

Tue, Feb 19 2019

Time to change the notion of woman as a marginalized class towards a resilient-adaptive group of the...