Saturday, January 28, 2023

International

UN Human Rights Commissioner inquires human rights situation in CHT

Hill Voice, 16 August 2022, Dhaka: United Nations Human Rights Commissioner Michelle Bachelet, who is now visiting Bangladesh, is reported to have inquired about the human rights situation in Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT) during...

6 Jumma orgs appeal to DPKO to stop hiring army in UN peacekeeping mission

Hill Voice, 11 August 2022, International Desk: Six Jumma rights organisations made appeal to the Department of Peacekeeping Operation (DPKO) of the United Nations to stop hiring Bangladesh military in Peacekeeping Missions for human...

UNHCHR’s visit to Bangladesh: not allowed to visit CHT

Hill Voice, 11 August 2022, International Desk: United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNHCHR) Michelle Bachelet is coming to visit Bangladesh. But Bangladesh government did not give her permission to visit Chittagong Hill...

Human rights abuses against indigenous peoples increased: Kapaeeng Foundation

Hill Voice, 9 August 2022, Dhaka: Human rights violations against indigenous peoples have increased, according to the overall human rights report of the country's indigenous peoples from January to July 2022 published by the...

Circular prohibiting the use of the term Adivasi is unconstitutional and contempt of the...

Hill Voice, 30 July 2022, Special Reporter: In a joint statement by 50 prominent citizens, the Information Ministry’s circular dated 19 July 2022 being urged by the intelligence agencies not to use the word...