Category Archives: Women

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Shahana Siddiqui

Published in the Daily Star Forum on 4 July 2011.

This piece argues that the case of Rumana Monzur and others will simply fade in and out of newspaper headlines and civil society interest.

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Rumanas, and Why they Stay

Hana Shams Ahmed.

Published in the Daily Star Forum on 4 July 2011.

This piece argues that we are all accomplices to the violence carried out against women in our society.

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The Economics of Our Loins

Farah Mehreen Ahmad

Published in the Daily Star Forum on 4 July 2011.

This piece¬†examines the issue of women’s bodies as sites of violence.

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The poison of male violence

Naeem Mohaiemen.

Published in the Daily Star on 16 June 2011.

This piece discusses violence against women that pervades in our society.

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Whose face are we saving?

Asif Saleh

Published in BDNews24 on 15 June 2011.

This piece challenges the culture of silence when it comes to domestic violence.

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Understanding and Unbundling Gender Budgeting

Shahana Siddiqui and Kaniz Siddique

Published in the Daily Star Forum on 5 June 2011.

This piece explains gender budgeting and what it can do for women.

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Fighting sexual harassment head-on

Hana Shams Ahmed.

Published in Daily Star 20th anniversary edition on 4 April 2011.

This piece discusses the most effective ways to tackle sexual harassment.

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