Monday, July 6, 2020

Indigenous Peoples Rights

Conversion of Jumma people to Islam in CHT–2

Hill Voice, 14 June 2020, Special Report:  The blue-print directed to bring the indigenous Jumma people under planned conversion to Islam is being executed through some Islamic fundamentalist and anti-Jumma Islamic groups in Chittagong...

Jum-land occupied by Shahriar Caesar in Alikadam-Thanchi in the name of forest conservation

Hill Voice, 12 June 2020, Special Report, Bandarban:  On the pretext of various development projects and also a number of excuse and name sake, occupation of land and homesteads, eviction, destruction of culture, devastation...

Conversion of Jumma people to Islam in CHT–1

 Hill Voice, 11 June 2020, Special Report:  The program that is designed to convert the indigenous Jumma people of having faith in Buddhism, Hinduism and Christianity to Islam has got a momentum in Chittagong...

Budget-2020: Demand for allocation of Tk 11,000 crore for Adivasis

Hill Voice, 8 June 2020, Dhaka:  A virtual discussion meeting titled 'National Budget for Rural Women, Indigenous Peoples and Land Reforms' was held on 7 June 2020 Sunday organized by the Association for Land...

An indigenous Chakma girl abducted in Cox’s Bazar

Hill Voice, 6 May 2020, Cox's Bazar: A 16-year-old indigenous Chakma girl has been abducted in Cox's Bazar. The incident took place on 5 June 2020 Friday at 1.45 pm in Kasturighat area of...