Women fisher-folk association organized dialogue with Cooperative Dept. in Mongla, 14 June 2022.

One of the part of the advocacy programme is- women’s fisher-folk association’s recognition and registration with the cooperative dept. Local officials keeping excuse, dedicated women fisher-folk association is not supported by policy. Groups are keeping communication with upazila and district officials regarding association’s registration. As a result, District Cooperative Officer, S M Anisur Rahman was…

Bi-monthly meeting of Women’s Fisher-folk Association, 02 January and 31 March 2022

Joymoni women fisher-folk association organized bi-monthly meeting at Mongla. A total of 27 members were attended and discussed about the upcoming fishing ban season.  Registration process and its limitations, and how it’s impacting the members were discussed. President and secretary explained the current situation, particularly limitation of the women fisher-folk association according to the manual.…

Landownership Literacy Session to women, 27 March 2022

One of the key challenges was identified that 93% of women including landowners are not aware of land documentation. Particularly they don’t have any understanding registry, record, transfer deed and taxation. As a result, women are becoming more vulnerable in landownership dispute and conflicts. In response to the challenges, group has organized landownership literacy session…

Women’s land rights group start up workshop 17-18 May 2022

Since 2021, Badabon Sangho and others women-led feminist group across the country working together and accelerating the women’s land rights movement at ground level. Due to covid-19 pandemic it was to difficult to organize any event for members and talked on field learning and challenges. Right after pandemic, groups planned and organized a start-up workshop,…