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Odhikar and AFAD Commemorate the International Week of the Disappeared

The International Week of the Disappeared is observed in many countries every last week of May. In commemorating this remarkable week, Odhikar and AFAD remember and pay tribute to victims of enforced disappearance and their families across the globe, including Bangladesh. Like many countries in Asia, enforced disappearances have almost become a regular phenomenon in […]

May 28, 2019 | Read full story | Comments are closed

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

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

Protest against fictitious, baseless and ill-motivated reports against Odhikar published in certain media

Odhikar’s satement on false and ill-motivated reports against it  (full text in English, PDF)

November 20, 2018 | Read full story | Comments are closed

কয়েকটি সংবাদ মাধ্যমে অধিকার এর বিরুদ্ধে মনগড়া, ভিত্তিহীন ও উদ্দেশ্যপ্রণোদিত প্রতিবেদনের প্রতিবাদ

এখানে ক্লিক করলে সম্পূর্ণ প্রতিবেদন বাংলায় দেখতে পাবেন।

November 17, 2018 | Read full story | Comments are closed