Category Archives: Advocacy

Training on ‘UN Human Rights Mechanism, UPR and UPR Follow-up

Bangladesh’s human rights situation was reviewed under Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of United Nations Human Rights Council in May 2018. As one year has passed, time has come to review…

Training on Human Rights Fact Finding and Report Writing in Bandarban

A two-day long training on ‘Human Rights Fact Finding and Report Writing’ was held from 28-29 June 2019, at Master Guest House Auditorium, Bandarban. The training programme was organised by…

Discussion Meeting Observing World Day Against Child Labour

On 24 June 2019, Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK), with support of Manusher Jonno Foundation (MJF) organised aconsultation event on the occasion of ‘World Day against Child Labour (WDACL) 2019’,…

What Kind of NHRC Do We Want

National Human Rights Commission, Bangladesh (NHRC,B) was established in 2009 with a view to supporting the government in its efforts to establish and improve human rights by observing human rights…

Consultation Meeting on Inclusion of Preventing Online Child Sexual Exploitation in NCTB

On 19 May 2019, Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) conducted a consultation meeting on inclusion of preventing online child exploitation at CIRDAP Auditorium. Representatives of civil society organisations, government officials,…

Dialogue session on “Protecting and Preventing Online Sexual Exploitation of Children and Cyber Security: Rights & Responsibility of Internet Service Providers

With the aim of focusing on the importance of the role of Internet Service Providers to protect and prevent sexual exploitation of children, Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) conducted a…

Dialogue with Journalists as Human Rights Defenders

The two-day long workshop on “Dialogue with Journalists as Human Rights Defenders” took place from 24-25 April 2019, at Hotel Lake Breeze Gulshan. Sheepa Hafiza, Executive Director, Ain o Salish…

Openning of Court Help Desk by ASTHA

Even though many women and girls have been victims of different forms of gender-based violence, very few of them speak up or seek help. In majority cases, this is because…

Male Gathering Session of ASTHA

Over 200 men committed to prevent GBV at Male Gathering Session of ASTHA project “I will never discriminate between my daughter and daughter-in-law”, “We all are human, irrespective of our…

Youth Gathering Event by ASTHA

Over hundreds of young participants were united at ‘ASTHA Youth Gathering’ event to prevent VAW Youth always plays a vital role in bringing any social change for good. When it…