PM Should Ask for Climate Forced Migrants’ Right in Ban Ki-Moon Climate Summit

PM Should Ask for Climate Forced Migrants’ Right in Ban Ki-Moon Climate Summit

Desk Coastal Bangladesh ● Today (11th September 2014) five rights based civil society climate networks in Bangladesh urge the Prime Minister (PM) of Bangladesh to demand climate forced migrants’ rights and appropriate compensation under the cover of loss & damage discourse in upcoming Climate Change Summit called by UN Secretary General Mr. Ban Ki-Moon to be held on 23rd September in New York. They have also expressed concern on the current role of Ministry of Environment and Forest (MoE&F)... Details »

Human Capacity is Must for achieving SDGs
Inclusive civil society participation crucial for SDG process

Today 22 April 2017. Today in a seminar right based civil society group urge the government for ensuring effective strategy and action to increase human capacity in order to achieve the SDGs (Sustainable Development Goal). They... Details »

Following the "Global days of Action on Tax Justice and Women Rights" Rights Groups demanded to ensure women rights in country
Homestead women activities must be counted in our national economy & GDP

Dhaka, 23 March 2017. A group of 22 Rights Based Civil Society Networks have demanded to include and count the women activities related with homestead performance in our national economy and GDP (Gross Domestic Product). This... Details »

27 Rights Groups Demanded to issue ID cards to real Hilsa fishers and also Cancellation of ID cards of Fake Fishermen
Compensation must be provided at least seven days before the banning period

Dhaka, 18th March 2017. A group of 27 Rights Based Civil Society Networks, farmers, fishers and labour organizations have demanded cancellation of registration of the fake fishermen. They said, people who are not fishermen in... Details »

Seminar with Member of Parliament (MP) s and civil society in Parliament Media Centre on Anticipatory Crisis in Bangladesh Coast in Next Monsoon.
WDB has to be restructured and coordinate with other, must take anticipatory action to save coastal population

Dhaka, 19th February 2017. Today a seminar title “Protecting Bangladesh Coast from Climate Catastrophes: Actions Prior to Next Monsoon” jointly organized by Office of the Dr Hasan Mahmud, Chairman, Parliamentary Standing... Details »

Rights Based National and International CSO leaders in a side event of GFMD
GFMD CSO Leaders Express Solidarity with the Climate Migrants’ Rights

Dhaka 10th December 2016: National and International civil society rights groups working for the rights of migrants expressed their solidarity for the climate migrants’ rights. They were speaking at a seminar organized... Details »

Rights groups demand immediate amendment in the draft Child Marriage Prevention Act 2016
Allowing marriage of girls less than 18 years of age will make adolescent girls more vulnerable to Child Marriage

Dhaka, 03 December 2016 : Today in a human chain and rally a group of 22 rights based organizations demanded immediate amendment of the proposed Child Marriage prevention Law 2016 which is recently approved in the cabinet meeting.... Details »

Civil Society Networks express frustration over the outcome of the COP 22 Marrakech Climate Conference
Independent Climate Change Commission is must to address Challenges of Climate Change

Dhaka, 28th November 2016. A group of Rights Based Civil Society Networks has expressed their deep concern and frustration over the outcome of the recently held CoP22, Marrakech Climate Conference, since this conference has been... Details »

Civil Society Right Groups from LDC (Least Developed Countries) and Most Vulnerable Countries (MVC) express dismay on CoP 22 Marrakech Climate Conference
Developed Countries Indecisions in Marrakech will Lead Climate Genocide in LDCs and MVCs

Marrakech 17th November 2016. Today, just one day before of the conclusion of CoP 22 Marrakech climate conference, civil society rights group representing LDCs and MVCs have organized a press conference in CoP 22 Marrakech climate... Details »

Global civil society right groups in a joint side event / seminar in Marrakech climate conference
Climate Displaced People Deserved New Political Policy Regime for Human Right Protection

11th November, Marrakech : Today in Marrakech Climate Conference in conference room Bering global civil society leaders in seminar title “Climate Displacement : Protecting and Promoting Rights of the Climate Migrants”... Details »

Civil Society Right Group in a Press Conference at CoP 22 Marrakech Climate Conference
Temperature Peaking Year Must Be Specified in Marrakech Climate Conference to Save the Earth

Marrakech 8th November 2016. Today civil society right group representing Most Vulnerable Countries (MVC) and Least Developed Countries (LDC) in a press conference in UNFCCC (United Nation Framework on Climate Change Convention)... Details »

Bay of Bengal Forum is Officially Launched
CSOs expect a new initiative in establishing People to People Contact in the Bay of Bengal Region

Dhaka, 03 November 2016. The American Center Dhaka and the Coastal Association for Social Transformation (COAST) Trust have jointly launched a new platform for the CSOs from the BIMSTEC member countries. The platform named Bay... Details »

Bangladeshi Civil Society Collective Voice for Asia Ministerial on Disaster Risk Reduction (AMCDRR) 2016 at Delhi during 2 to 5 Nov.
Civil Society Demand Respect to People’s Right and Regional River Management to Reduce Disaster Risk in Asia Region

Dhaka, 30th October 2016. Today on the eve of upcoming AMCDRR 2016 Delhi Bangladeshi twenty three civil society humanitarian organizations has organized a press conference in national press club, and presented six point demands... Details »