From Our Member Odhikar, Bangladesh – Human Rights Monitor Report (October 2018)
4 November 2018 2:51 pm

FORUM-ASIA member from Bangladesh, Odhikar, published its monthly human rights monitor report. The October 2018 report focuses on the following:

  • Statistics of Human Rights Violations: January-October 2018
  • Suppression on Opposition political parties ahead of the upcoming National Elections
  • Political Violence
  • Hindrance to Freedom of Expression and the Media
  • Cases filed against Dr. Zafrullah Chowdhury
  • Barrister Moinul Hossain arrested
  • Independence of the Judiciary and Trial of Khaleda Zia
  • Election Commission and the upcoming National Parliament elections
  • Verdict of 21 August grenade attacks
  • State Repression
  • Bangladesh re-elected to the UN Human Rights Council
  • Public Lynching
  • Labour Rights
  • Violence against Women
  • Attacks on religious minority groups
  • ‘Extremism’ and Human Rights
  • Hindrance to Odhikar
  • Neighbouring States

For a PDF version of this report, click here.