Odhikar

Bangladesh: Abdul Kaium held in judicial custody on fabricated charges

On 14 May 2019, human rights defender Abdul Kaium was sent to the Mymensingh Central Jail and is due to be held there until his next court hearing, for which no date has been fixed. Abdul Kaium is a journalist and member of human rights organisation Odhikar’s Human Rights Defenders’ Network. He has provided professional […]

May 21, 2019 | Read full story | Comments are closed

Three-month Human Rights Monitoring Report on Bangladesh : January – March 2019

HRR_Jannuary-March_2019 (full text in English, PDF)

April 25, 2019 | Read full story | Comments are closed

ত্রৈমাসিক মানবাধিকার প্রতিবেদন : জানুয়ারি-মার্চ ২০১৯

এখানে ক্লিক করলে সম্পূর্ণ প্রতিবেদন বাংলায় দেখতে পাবেন।

April 25, 2019 | Read full story | Comments are closed

Odhikar’s video on International Women’s Day 2019.

The video describes the historical background of International Women’s Day, its relation to Bangladesh’s elections and its impact on women in Bangladesh.

March 11, 2019 | Read full story | Comments are closed

Odhikar rejects the statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Odhikar’s statement in response to MoFA statement (full text in English, PDF)

January 2, 2019 | Read full story | Comments are closed

AFAD Commemorates Human Rights Day

Manila: The Asian Federation Against Involuntary Disappearances (AFAD) commemorates the Human Rights Day, observed each year on the 10th of December. This day this year marks 70 years since the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and thus makes the day of greater significance. This day is an opportunity to assess the situation […]

December 12, 2018 | Read full story | Comments are closed