• Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Law And Our Rights

Rights Advocacy

Published Date: September 16, 2014
Empowering ESC rights to ensure human development

Empowering ESC rights to ensure human development

THE underlying spirit of human rights jurisprudence is gaining momentous success in this modern era. Human rights by its divine virtue of human dignity have taken place with due emphasis in the modern legal system. Over the years there has been a gradual enlargement of the scope of human rights through reinterpretation of...

Reviewing The Views
Impeachment of Judges

Published Date: September 16, 2014
How far the initiative is constitutional?

How far the initiative is constitutional?

THE initiative taken by the government to restore the impeachment power of the judges to the parliament scrapping the existing provision of supreme judicial council draws public attention and stirs a debate among the people of legal arena. Whether vesting the impeachment power to parliament creates any impediment to judicial independence? Judicial independence...

Law Event

Published Date: September 16, 2014
Zero tolerance for sexual harassment

Zero tolerance for sexual harassment

BANGLADESH National Woman Lawyers' Association (BNWLA) in association with the USAID and Plan Bangladesh organised an advocacy meeting with the civil society members titled as “Prevention of Sexual Harassment; Experience, Challenge and Way Forward” on 8 September, 2014. Advocate Salma Ali, Executive Director of BNWLA, focused on the severity of sexual harassment as it...

Law Letter

Published Date: September 16, 2014
Enforcement of international laws

By observing the last few months devastating condition along with the death toll in Palestine, Syria and other middle east states and the silence or absence of any action against these unjustified attacks on innocent civilians and non-combatants, it has become quite clear that all international rules and laws are being violated and promises to the humanity has been denied to be implemented. Within states, municipal laws are followed to avoid punishment and to protect the rights of the citizen....