Category Archives: HRFB Press Conference

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…

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…

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…

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…

UPR Submission by Human Rights Forum Bangladesh (HRFB)

Human rights situation of Bangladesh is going to be reviewed in May 2018 by the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) under the Universal Periodic Review (UPR). Human Rights Forum, Bangladesh…