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44th Anniversary Bangladesh Mahila Parishad

Journey Towards Women's Empowerment

Published Date: April 17, 2014
Journey Towards Women's Empowerment

4th April 2014 is 44th birth anniversary of Bangladesh Mahila Parishad. Historically BMP was founded with a definite objective to establish women's human rights, democratic and equity based society and state on the basis of humanitarian principles. For the last 44 years this organization is working relentlessly in a multi-dimensional way with a...

Published Date: April 17, 2014
Women will come out victorious

Women will come out victorious

When in 1947-48 Dhaka became the capital of the province of East Pakistan, womenfolk of the country used to go to school and college, work as teachers, engage in agriculture work etc., but moving about within Dhaka city was almost a challenging undertaking for them. When a woman passenger traveled by rickshaw the...

Published Date: April 17, 2014
Role of Mahila Parishad

Bangladesh Mahila Parishad's vanguard role in the struggle for women's human rights and its related initiatives in this area, which originated in the 1970s under the leadership of Poet Sufia Kamal, deserves to be recognized. Over four decades, Bangladesh Mahila Parishad has been at the forefront of the movement for establishing a democratic, secular, discrimination free society, inspired by the spirit of the liberation war. On the occasion of their 44th Founding Anniversary I congratulate and commend them for...

Published Date: April 17, 2014
Know your enemy

Know your enemy

We often hear the dialogue in stage plays or in general conversation that women themselves are the main enemies of women. There is social root of this aphorism. Women are seen to be engaged in quarrelling among themselves. Mother-in-law behaves adversely with her daughter-in-law. In a work place, women colleagues speak derogatively about...

Published Date: April 17, 2014
Programmes of Bangladesh Mahila Parishad

Organization Sub-Committee Bangladesh Mahila Parishad (BMP), a national non-political and voluntary women's organization, was formed on 4th April, 1970 under the leadership of poet Sufia Kamal. Mahila Parishad is pledge-bound to establish a society and state on the basis of gender equality in the light of the constitution of 1972. Legal Aid Sub-Committee This sub-committee is providing medico legal support, shelter and other services to the women victims of repression. It is also active in undertaking advocacy/lobbying as well as street based...