Immediate Compensation for Rana Plaza Victims

People over profits   Measures have been taken for factory inspections, committees and groups have been formed, however, compensation has remained in the background.  The Government have a fund but workers are…


Government Need to Commit to Implementation of UPR Recommendations

”GOB needs to take specific and time bound commitments to implement UPR Recommendations” say the Human Rights Forum Bangladesh in the National Seminar on UPR Human Rights Forum Bangladesh (HRFB),…

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Violence Against Hindu Communities
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Incidents of Alleged Enforced Disappearances in 2014

Forced Disappearances Between January to July 2014

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Incidents of Border Violence Between January and July 2014

  Border Violence Jan – July 2014 Dhaka Tribune Article Bangladesh to raise border killing issue at BGB-BSF summit Rabiul Islam BGB chief Major General Aziz Ahmed will lead the…


Invitation for Commemoration of Salma Sobhan’s Birthday 10 August 2014

77th Birthday Anniversary of ASK’s Late Founder Executive Director Barrister Salma Sobhan is going to be held today [10 August 2014] at 4:30 PM at Chaahayanut Auditorium, Dhanmondi, Dhaka.

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ASK Condemn Police Violence Used Against Garment Worker Activists

For Latest News and Statements on Arrest of Activists Defending the Unpaid Workers of Tuba Garments Click Here  


ASK Condemns the Detention of Garment Workers by Police

[Full Statement in Bengali Below] Key Points ASK Condemns the detention of garments workers by Police at Tube Garment Factories in Badda, Dhaka on  6 August 2014. ASK Strongly Condemns…