Monira Rahman

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Global Celebration of Women Demands End to Violence on V-Day

(0) Comments | Posted February 15, 2013 | 8:42 AM

On February 14, 2013 I walked 10 kilometres through the streets of Dhaka, hand in hand with acid attack survivors, men and women from ordinary communities, human rights campaigners and students to call for an end to violence against women. As I look at photos, comments and updates uploaded online...

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End Violence Against Women by Improving Their Rights

(2) Comments | Posted November 26, 2012 | 4:19 AM

International Day of the Elimination of Violence against women, on Sunday 25 November 2012, was an opportunity to discuss how to stop women from experiencing discrimination, abuse and torture.

Having worked with survivors of acid and petrol attacks in Bangladesh for the past 14 years, I know that violence...

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