Internship Opportunity at Kapaeeng Foundation Position: Intern Job Type: Volunteer Job Duration: 4 months Reports to: Volunteer Coordinator Deadline: 28 April 2019 Organizational Background Kapaeeng Foundation was established in 2004 to work for the protection and promotion of the rights of indigenous peoples in Bangladesh. The vision of Kapaeeng Foundation is to establish a society based on the values of
37 families lose homes to arson Most of them from indigenous community in Naogaon; local AL man arrested Anwar Ali At least 37 landless families, mostly from the indigenous Pahan community, have been living in the open in Naogaon’s Dhamurhat upazila since early Monday, when their shacks were burnt down while they were asleep. The
‘Arrest the ones who attacked us’ Kora community demands at rally in Biral UZ A section of the rally in front of Biral Upazila Press Club where members of Kora community gathered yesterday to demand punishment for attackers. Photo: Collected Our Correspondent, Dinajpur Members of Kora community, an indigenous community facing extinction in the country,
AIPP and Members’ Statement on the International Day of Rural Women October 15, 2018 This October 15, we, the indigenous women of Asia, are celebrating the International Day of Rural Women by acknowledging our important role in the elimination of global hunger and malnutrition, and in meeting the goals for gender equality, sustainability of water, energy,human settlements,
Incident Day: On 22 August 2018 at around 10 pm Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) personnel allegedly raped two indigenous Tripura teens aged 14 and 17 years respectively at Rangkhoti Para of Ward No. 1 of Fasyakhali Union under Lama Upazila in Bandarban Hill District at gun-point and threatening of death. A police case was filled
BIPF Urged to Continue Resistance Against Enforced Migration and Forcible Eviction of Indigenous Peoples from Their Ancestral Lands With the theme ‘Indigenous Peoples’ Migration and Movement,’ Bangladesh Indigenous Peoples Forum (BIPF) organized a press conference at Hotel Sundarban, Dhaka on 6 August on the occasion of the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, 9
Tripura school girl allegedly killed after rape in Khagrachari The incident on 28 July: On 28 July 2018, a minor indigenous Tripura girl (10) was brutally killed after rape at Noimile area under Dighinala upazila in Khagrachari Hill District. Police recovered the dead body of the victim from Noimile area around 11 pm on Saturday 28 July.