Bangladesh Mahila Parishad

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    Mahila Parishad demands inclusion of gender budget 

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:15pm on June 09, 2021

    Leaders of Bangladesh Mahila Parishad at a post-budget press conference on Wednesday expressed concern over the dropping of gender budget report in the proposed 2021-22...

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    BMP president Ayesha Khanom remembered

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:07am on January 18, 2021

    Women rights activists, academics and journalists on Sunday remembered Bangladesh Mahila Parishad president and freedom fighter Ayesha Khanom with a call to continue the struggle...

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    Mahila Parishad president Ayesha Khanam dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:04am on January 03, 2021

    Bangladesh Mahila Parishad president and freedom fighter Ayesha Khanam died at her house in Dhaka on Saturday. The women’s rights activist was 74....

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    BMP president Ayesha Khanam dies

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:35am on January 02, 2021

    Bangladesh Mahila Parishad president Ayesha Khanam died at her house in Dhaka early Saturday...

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    1,350 women, children raped in 2020: report

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 09:09pm on December 31, 2020

    At least 3,440 women and children became victims of various repressions in the outgoing year amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to a report of Bangladesh...

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    153 rapes in November: Mahila Parishad

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:30am on December 02, 2020

    At least 153 women were raped in November and 15 faced rape attempts, according to the data of Bangladesh Mahila Parishad. In a press statement...

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    Education on gender equality must to end rape culture

    | Updated at 12:00am on November 10, 2020

    DESPITE countrywide protest against rape, it appears that the incidence of sexual violence is alarmingly on the rise. On an average, according to a report...

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    Mahila Parishad alleges rapists get political, admin shelter

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 01:50am on October 13, 2020

    Bangladesh Mahila Parishad on Monday alleged that rapists were getting political and administrative shelter for which the victims and their families were not getting justice....

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    54pc of working women lose jobs due to COVID-19: study

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 04:39pm on September 09, 2020

    Fifty-four per cent working women lost their jobs including 16 per cent of them got terminated and 20 per cent suspended due to the coronavirus...

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    Mahila Parishad demands proper monitoring of gender budget

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:55am on March 06, 2020

    Women rights organisation Bangladesh Mahila Parishad on Thursday demanded proper monitoring and evaluation of the government’s gender budget. The parishad made the demand at a...