Category Archives: Human Rights Forum Bangladesh

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Human Rights Forum Bangladesh (HRFB)’s Demands to Political Parties

Human Rights Forum Bangladesh (HRFB) wishes success to all the political parties in the upcoming National Parliamentary Election. The Forum demands that the election manifesto of the parties to reflect…

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…

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…

Adoption of the Outcome of the UPR of Bangladesh

The Government of Bangladesh (GoB) accepted 178 recommendations out of 251 recommendations and noted 73 recommendations relating to revision of media laws, decriminalization of defamation, prosecution of violence against human…

Lobby Mission of HRFB during the UPR Working Group Session

Human Rights Forum Bangladesh (HRFB) conducted a lobby mission in May 2018 during the 30th UPR Working Group Session where human rights situation in Bangladesh was reviewed for the third…

Briefing the Media after UPR session

HRFB Urged to the Government to accept UPR recommendations to implement human rights pledges   On 14 May 2018, the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in its 30th session has…

UPR Pre-Session

UPR Pre-session on Bangladesh 12 April 2018 As the Convener of Human Rights Forum Bangladesh (HRFB), ASK’s Executive Director, Sheepa Hafiza, attended the UPR Pre-session on Bangladesh, and did a…