Category Archives: UPR

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…

Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in Bangladesh

Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in Bangladesh: An Alternative Report to the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in Bangladesh: An Alternative Report to the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights

Child Focused UPR Submission by Child Rights Advocacy Coalition in Bangladesh (CRAC,B)

The Child Rights Advocacy Coalition in Bangladesh is working to assist the Government to implement the recommendations of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC) and…

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…

A MID-TERM ASSESSMENT BY STAKEHOLDERS

Progress on Implementing of Child Focused UPR Recommendations

As two years have passed since the second cycle of UPR on Bangladesh held in Geneva in 2013, Child Rights Advocacy Coalition in Bangladesh (CRAC,B), a coalition of international organisations,…