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Shreya organizes ‘Unbound 2021’ which...

Shreya organizes ‘Unbound 2021’ which...

Bangladesh

Sat, Oct 9 2021

The main focus of the event was creating a platform for women to voice their opinion and concerns related...

UN Women, BPWN launch strategic plan...

UN, BPWN launch plan to ensure gender...

Bangladesh

Tue, Sep 7 2021

The plan aims to ensure higher gender equality within the police force 

Hasina stresses policy measures, concerted...

Hasina stresses policy measures, concerted...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jul 1 2021

Globally, women’s participation in politics, economy and labour force is not satisfactory, she...

OP-ED: How did we come to normalize...

OP-ED: How did we come to normalize...

Ratnadeep Toorja

Fri, Jun 18 2021

A brief history of patriarchal structures

OP-ED: Let’s end the toxic practice...

OP-ED: Let’s end the toxic practice...

Sakhawat Sajjat Sejan

Fri, Apr 30 2021

Why is a woman’s character brought into question when she is, in fact, the victim?

OP-ED: Empowering women to empower...

OP-ED: Empowering women to empower...

Anusha Islam Raha

Tue, Apr 20 2021

Certain systemic limitations continue to hold back Bangladeshi women

WASH and gender: The human rights...

WASH and gender: The human rights...

Climate Change

Wed, Apr 7 2021

Gender equality and access to water are basic human rights 

ED: On the road to equality

ED: On the road to equality

Editorial

Tue, Apr 6 2021

Gender parity should not be the domain of privileged classes only

UN chief: Pandemic exposes endemic gender...

UN chief: Pandemic exposes endemic gender...

World

Tue, Mar 16 2021

The damage to women is incalculable and will resound down the decades, into future generations, says...

ED: Investing in girls pays...

ED: Investing in girls pays...

Editorial

Sun, Mar 14 2021

There remains plenty of work to be done before Bangladesh can truly claim to be gender-equal

OP-ED: Do women hold up half the sky...

OP-ED: Do women hold up half the sky...

Farid Erkizia Bakht

Wed, Mar 10 2021

The position of women in Asia will be determined by what happens in China, like much else

ED: Young women are the future of...

ED: Young women are the future of...

Editorial

Tue, Mar 9 2021

There are no limits to what we can achieve collectively

Towards an equal tomorrow

Towards an equal tomorrow

Special Supplement

Mon, Mar 8 2021

International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated worldwide on March 8. This year’s theme is...

I aim to create gender-focused knowledge...

I aim to create gender-focused knowledge...

Special Supplement

Mon, Mar 8 2021

In conversation with Trishia Nashtaran -- Founder, Meye Network, feminist organizer, transdisciplinary...

OP-ED: Doing the world a massive...

OP-ED: Doing the world a massive...

Rajib Bhowmick

Mon, Mar 8 2021

It is high time we made our workplaces more gender-inclusive

OP-ED: Achieving an equal future

OP-ED: Achieving an equal future

Anna Minj

Mon, Mar 8 2021

Let us commit to upholding the rights of women everywhere

Still living in a world of half...

Still living in a world of half...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 7 2021

No country on the planet is on schedule to achieve absolute gender equality by 2030 — the Sustainable...

Is the male child preference declining...

Is the male child preference declining...

Bangladesh

Tue, Jan 26 2021

The term male child preference refers to any situation where parents value sons over daughters and make...

Can’t keep us down

Can’t keep us down

D2

Tue, Dec 29 2020

Amioboli ensuring important stories get told

OP-ED: Hope is stronger than fear

OP-ED: Hope is stronger than fear

Zarin Zeba Khan

Fri, Dec 18 2020

Gender-based violence needs to be eradicated from society. But how?

OP-ED: How to treat women equally

OP-ED: How to treat women equally

Anusha Islam Raha

Tue, Dec 8 2020

Why positive action is necessary to equalize the playing field