Category Archives: Astha

Interview with Dr Annie Vestjens

“Gender-based violence is a complex issue. ASTHA is working effectively to address GBV in two levels – for the victims to get services and on changing the attitude of the…

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…

About ASTHA

ASTHA Strengthening Access to Multi-sectoral Public Services for GBV Survivors in Bangladesh (November 2017-December 2021) Overview Gender based violence (GBV) manifests in an ever growing number of ways, such as;…

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…

ASTHA: Uniting to Put an End to Gender Based Violence

‘ASTHA: Strengthening Access to Multi-Sectoral Public Services for Gender Based Violence (GBV) Survivors in Bangladesh’ project has observed the 16 days of activism at district, union and upazila level of the…