Category Archives: Advocacy

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…

International Women’s Day 2019

Human Rights Defender Forum (HRDF), in association with Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) organised different programmes such as, human chain, open discussion, rally and other cultural activities on the occasion…

Press Conference on Chawkbazar Tragedy

Press Conference on Chawkbazar Tragedy 24 February 2019 Human Rights Forum Bangladesh (HRFB) On 24 February 2019, Human Rights Forum Bangladesh (HRFB) has organised a Press Conference at the Dhaka…

Unlawful Detention of Badol Faraji

Case Name and Number: Badal Faraji Illegal Detention Case, Writ Petition No 1376 of 2019 Parties: Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) v Bangladesh and others Court: High Court Division in…

Workshop Held on Reviewing Implementation of CAT in Bangladesh

Bangladesh became a party to the Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment in 1998 and has enacted the Torture and Custodial Death (Prevention) Act…

Rally and Discussion meeting in Moheshpur on Violence and Rape against Women and Children

Human Rights Defenders Forum (HRDF), with the support of Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) organised a rally and discussion meeting on the morning of 31 January, 2019, in Fotepur Gazironnesa…

Preventing Online Sexual Harassment of Children: Legal Analysis

Discussion Meeting Preventing Online Sexual Harassment of Children: Legal Analysis  On 28 January 2019, Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) organised a discussion meeting, titled, “Preventing Online Sexual Harassment of Children:…

Human Rights Situation in Bangladesh, 2018: Observation by Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK)

“In comparison to previous years, the rate of extra-judicial killings has increased, specially with the introduction of the Anti-Narcotics Drive and the subsequent incidents of ‘cross-fire”, Sheepa Hafiza, Executive Director…

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

“It is our social responsibility to make people aware of online sexual exploitation of children,” SM Julfikar Haider, President, Cyber Cafe Owners Association of Bangladesh (CCOAB) shared in a discussion…

National Level Launching of ASTHA Project

On 11 December 2018, Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) inaugurated the project  ‘ASTHA: Strengthening Access to Multi-Sectoral Public Services for Gender Based Violence (GBV) Survivors in Bangladesh’. The event was chaired by…