Category Archives: Events

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…

Workshop on Human Rights Education

A three-day Workshop on Human Rights Education was organized by Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) for the students of Drama and Dramatics Department, Jahangirnagar University, and held at Jahangirnagar University, from 11-13…

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…

Civil Society Dialogue with National Human Rights Commission, Bangladesh

Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK) was one of the forefront organizations who had advocated for the establishment of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) in Bangladesh.  After the establishment of…

Implementation of Bangladesh’s International Human Rights Obligations

With the aim of highlighting Bangladesh’s international human rights obligations under treaty bodies, UPR, UN Special Procedures and voluntary pledges, Human Rights Forum Bangladesh (HRFB) organized a round-table discussion on…

Consultation on Preventing Online Sexual Harassment of Children: Legal Analysis

Consultation on Preventing Online Sexual Harassment of Children: Legal Analysis  With a view of shedding some light on the prevailing situation of online sexual harassment of the children in Bangladesh…

Launching of the Publication ‘Children of Bangladesh: Progress towards Commitments in 2017’

Launching of the Publication ‘Children of Bangladesh: Progress towards Commitments in 2017’ The Child Rights Advocacy Coalition in Bangladesh is a coalition of ten national and international organizations working to…

Workshop on Public Interest Litigation (PIL) and Legal Aid with Outreach Panel Lawyers Forum 2018

A two-day workshop on Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was organized by Ain o Salish Kendro (ASK) and held at Shohag Polli, Gazipur, from 5-6 October, 2018. The event was designed…