Odhikar

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

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