Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Bangladesh: FOLLOW-UP: MASSIVE ARSON ATTACK ON INDIGENOUS PEOPLES IN LONGADU

On 2 June 2017 Bengali settlers organized a pre-planned massive attacks on indigenous Jumma people in Tintila, Manikjorchara and Batya Para of Longadu upazila...

Bangladesh: Massive arson attacks on indigenous peoples in Longadu

Over 300 houses gutted, 1 woman killed, 3 missing On 2 June 2017 massive arson attacks of Bengali settlers in the Tintilla and Manikjurchara area...

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...