Child Marriage in Bangladesh

July 17, 2022
July 17, 2022

Child Marriage: Parents, registrar jailed for six months

The parents of two minors and a marriage registrar (kazi) have been sentenced to six months’ imprisonment for their involvement in child marriage in Bagerhat.

July 4, 2022
July 4, 2022

Should child age limit be lowered to try juvenile crimes?

The answer isn’t easy, but it’s vital that we consider all options

May 24, 2022
May 24, 2022

Normalise happy divorces, not unhappy marriages

Why do we never question the psychological impact on children stuck between two parents in an unhappy marriage?

July 22, 2019
July 22, 2019

Development challenges even stiffer now

Bangladesh is facing huge population and development related challenges owing to high prevalence of child marriage, early pregnancy, and sluggish progress in family planning and poor youth unemployment, said experts yesterday.