Third Cycle of UPR

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)
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UPR Pre-Session

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 presentation on the implementation of previous commitments of Bangladesh Government of Bangladesh under UPR in 12 April 2018 in Geneva, Switzerland
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Meet the Press before UPR Lobby Mission

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 time
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Briefing the Media after UPR session

On 14 May 2018, the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in its 30th session has reviewed Bangladesh’s human rights situation for the third time under the Universal Periodic Review (UPR). Based on that review, Human Rights Forum Bangladesh...
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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 the CIRDAP Auditorium in Dhaka. HRFB is an alliance of 20 human rights and development organizations,
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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 rights defenders
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