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Prisoners’ Rights, Juvenile Justice

Case Name and Number: Juvenile Prisoners’ case, Writ Petition No. 6373/2007. Parties: ASK and BLAST Vs. Government and others Court: High Court Division of the Supreme Court Judges: Justice Syed…

Indigenous Rights, Eviction, Forced Forestation

Case Name and Number: Garo Eviction case, Writ Petition No. 5412/2007 Parties: Ain o Salish Kendra and others Vs. Government of Bangladesh and others Court: High Court Division of the…

Incident at Dhaka University, Ain O Salish Kendra (ASK): Concerned

Ain O Shalish Kendro (ASK) is gravely concerned at the incident which took place in Dhaka University on 20th August, 2007. From newspaper reports it appears that the unfortunate incident…

Human Rights in Bangladesh 2006

Human Rights in Bangladesh 2006

Editors: Hameeda Hossain and Sara Hossain Published: 2006 Browse by Content The Year in Review Legislative and Institutional Developments Judicial Developments on Fundamental Rights Right to Life Right to Freedom…

Twenty years on the front line by Dina Siddiqi

Twenty years on the front line by Dina Siddiqi

A commemorative report, issued on ASK’s 20th anniversary, this volume traces the evolution of ASK from a legal aid resource centre to a leading advocacy organisation that promotes gender and…

United Nations Human Rights Mechanisms by Qumrunnessa Nazly

United Nations Human Rights Mechanisms by Qumrunnessa Nazly

This bilingual handbook gives an overview of Bangladesh’s ratification of UN human rights treaties and its record on submission of reports. It provides useful hands-on information on how to use…

Labour Rights, Industrial Death, Industrial Accident

Case Name and Number: KTS Garments Case, Writ Petition No. 2019/2006 Parties: Ain o Salish Kendra and others Vs. Government and others Court: High Court Division of the Supreme Court…

Annual Report 2006

Annual Report 2006

Published: 2006 Format: PDF File Size: 1.6 MB   Download

Human Rights in Bangladesh, 2005

Human Rights in Bangladesh, 2005

Human Rights in Bangladesh 2000 provides an annual audit of the situation of human rights. Based on information collated from official documents, court judgements and newspaper scans, each chapter identifies…

Workplace Safety, Workers Right to Adequate Compensation

Case Name and Number: Spectrum Garments Case, Writ PetitionNo.3566/2005 Parties: Md. Kamal Hossain and others Vs. Bangladesh and others Court: High Court Division of the Supreme Court Judges: Justice Md….