Establishing a strong women movement to fight the challenges of the 21st century by raising awareness and organising womenfolk. Working to build awareness at the grassroots level on violence against women.
Resisting Violence Against Women
We are continuously working for accelerating a social movement to resist violence against women ( VAW). We are is working to address the challenge of Revivalism of religious fundamentalist groups resisting Women's Rights who are also getting support from democratic parties.
Shelter Home (Rokeya Sadan)
BMP run Rokeya Sadan is a transient safe shelter home for women and girl child who are victims of violence and social injustice. A total number of 6 including 2 new victims were given shelter in Sadan.
Movement & Advocacy Lobby
BMP did advocacy lobby in multidimentional approach. BMP also did advocacy lobby in the global platform like UNCEDAW Committee, UN Human Rights Council, UN Women, global Girls Not Bride (GNB).
As a part of law reform movement to ensure gender equity and gender justice. BMP continued advocacy and lobby with Policy Maker, Human Rights Commission and UN organizations and other women and human rights organization for enactment of Uniform Family Code (UFC)
How we work
We are performing through the following sub-committees at all level
Bangladesh Mahila Parishad expressed strong condemned and deep concern in the incident a schoolgirl of Premnagar Chalipura village was stabbed to death by miscreants of Barhatta upazila of Netrakona district. Bangladesh Mahila Parishad demanding the quick arrest and appropriate punishment of the perpetrator.
Bangladesh Mahila Parishad is expressing deep anxiety and grief at the incidence of burning a housewife by pouring patrol on her body in Brakshanbaria District of Nabinagar Upazila and her death while she was under treatment in the hospital of Sheikh Hasina National Institute of Burn & Plastic Surgery. Bangladesh Mahila Parishad strongly demands exemplary punishment of the perpetrator.
On December 11, 2023, a human chain was organized by Bangladesh Mahila Parishad (BMP) at Gulistan Zero Point (in front of GPO) to celebrate International
“Community Run in Dhaka, BMP & BD Runners Marks International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, Human Rights Day, and Rokeya Day”
A community-run was arranged on Saturday, December 9, 2023, at 7:00 am, from Dhaka’s Central Shaheed Minar to Shahbag by Bangladesh Mahila Parishad (BMP) and
“Debate Competition: Enforcement of Gender Sensitive Laws or Proper Investment- Which is Necessary to Combat Violence against Women?”
The Central Committee of Bangladesh Mahila Parishad (BMP) and Dhaka University Debating Society organized a debate competition titled “Enforcement of Empathetic Laws or Proper Investment-