Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Bangladesh: Civic rights team denied access to Bandarban for on-site inquiry...

On 6 May 2017 a 14-member civic rights team comprising human rights defenders, journalists, social activists and advocates was barred from entering Bandarban district...

Bangladesh: Food crisis hits atleast 500 families of 45 indigenous villages...

Food crisis or famine has broken out throughout the Sajek valley under Baghaichari Upazila of Rangamati Hill District severely affecting at least 45 villages...

UNPFII: Kapaeeng Foundation urges to expedite functions of Chittagong Hill Tracts...

In a statement at the 16th Session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) delivered on 27 April 2017, representative of...

Bangladesh: Atrocities of the security forces intensified in CHT, says PCJSS...

In an intervention at the 16th session of the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues (UNPFII) taking place at the United Nations Headquarters...

Bangladesh: Cruel killing of Romel Chakma: Media coverage, Statement of Army...

Though the death of Romel Chakma on 19 April 2017 went viral with the social media and caused heightened agony among the masses, no...

Bangladesh: PCJSS demands cancellation of illegal removal of Kyawba Mong from...

Parbatya Chattagram Jana Samhati Samiti (PCJSS) strongly demands for immediate cancellation of order for removal of Kyawba Mong Marma from the post of chairmanship...

Bangladesh: PCJSS condemns arbitrary arrest and brutal torture of two members...

In a press release signed by information and Publicity Secretary of Parbatya Chattagram Jana Smahati Samiti (PCJSS) dated 1 April 2017, PCJSS condemns arbitrary...

Bangladesh: Discussion on Government Pledges and Situation of Indigenous Women and...

KF Report: On 20 March 2017, Kapaeeng Foundation (KF) and Bangladesh Indigenous Women’s Network (BIWN) jointly organized a discussion meeting titled “Government Pledges and...

Bangladesh: Report on military atrocity upon the Jumma villagers and PCJSS...

The army of 19 Bengal from Rowangchari sub-zone led by Lt. Colonel Moshiur Rahman has been continuing suppression and oppression upon the Jumma villagers...