Category Archives: Events

Dialogue with Journalists and Human Rights Defenders

Journalists Reiterate their Commitment to Promote and Protect Human Rights along with Human Rights Defenders While it is the Human Rights Defenders (HRDs) who stand up fighting against the violations…

Celebration of 70th Anniversary of UDHR

Ain o Salish Kendra (ASK), the Embassy of Switzerland in Bangladesh and the UN Resident Coordinator’s Office jointly organized a discussion and film screening to celebrate the 70th anniversary of…

HRFB Press Conference Demanding Impartial Investigation into the Attacks on the Students, Journalists and Release of Renowned Photographer Shahidul Alam

Human Rights Forum Bangladesh (HRFB), a platform of 20 human rights and development organizations, demanded an independent investigation into the attacks on student demonstrations demanding safe roads. They also demanded…

School Theatre Group Conference and Wall Magazine Festival 2018

A two-day Conference, named School Theatre Group (STG) was held on 4-5 September, 2018 at Ganshastha PHA Convention Centre, Savar, Dhaka. Around 100 people from schools of five different districts…

Stakeholders’ Dialogue with the Government of Bangladesh

The Human Rights Forum Bangladesh (HRFB), convened a Stakeholders’ Dialogue with the Government of Bangladesh on the Third Cycle of the Universal Periodic Review (UPR), on 02 August 2018 at…

Workshop on International Human Rights and Refugee Law Standard and Mechanism

A daylong event titled “Workshop on International Human Rights and Refugee Law Standard and Mechanism” held in 19 December, 2017 at Hotel Long Beach, Cox’s Bazar. Dr. Meghna Guhathakurta, Executive…

ASK’s Press Conference on Human Rights Situation in Bangladesh, 2017

ASK’s Press Conference on Human Rights Situation in Bangladesh, 2017

ASK has presented a observation report on Human Rights Situation in Bangladesh, 2017  at the press conference on December 31, 2017 at Dhaka Reporter’s Unity, Dhaka. The report contains brief…

Dialogue with the Journalists and Human Rights Defenders – “Working together for the Promotion and Protection of Human Rights”

“Journalism is more challenging for the female members. I have experience in crime reporting where I had to face the gender biasness and disparity. Still women are harassed in working…

Report on Civil Society Dialogue with National Human Rights Commission, Bangladesh (NHRC, B)

ASK is one of the leading organizations that raised voices for establishing a sovereign Human Rights institute in Bangladesh. After the establishment of National Human Rights Commission, Bangladesh (NHRC,B),  ASK…