Combat Violence against women and girls

In order to expel women from property rights, silent and open violence against women and girls increasing day by days. Programme expanded its support to 900 women and girls for next three years and engaging men and boys to change their own behaviour.

  • Engagement of men and youths
  • Involvement with legal aid committee and local elected bodies
  • Use of folk songs, posters and flipchart
  • Legal aid assistance

Currently a project titled, “Confront landownership induced violence against women and girls” facilitates organisation, education on nature, types and coverage of violence and what to do, how to report and legal aid for affected and vulnerable women and girls. The project is implementing in four unions in Bagerhat district for the period of Dec 2019 to Nov 2022 with financial support of UN Trust Fund to end violence against women and girls, UN Women.