SAHR requests the Government of Bangladesh to immediately ensure the safety and security of eminent human right activists

South Asians for Human Rights (SAHR), a regional network of human rights defenders, request the Government of Bangladesh to immediately ensure the safety and security of eminent human right activist, Sultana Kamal, and two others, who received death threats allegedly from a group of militants. There are credible reports that…

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418 children murdered last year

Violence against children and the level of brutality, especially against girls, have increased significantly in recent years, worsening the state of child rights in the country, finds a non-government report. In 2018, at least 418 children were murdered across the country, which is 23 percent higher than the previous year…

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