Bangladesh Human Rights Networks (banglarights.net)
actively promotes human rights reforms both within Bangladesh
and across geographical and political boundaries, and
support women, children, and marginalized communities
in resisting social oppression. It looks at attempts
by global forces (powerful governments, TNCs, international
organizations) through surveillance, covert mechanisms
and military and economic superiority to exploit and
control smaller nations and communities.
After successful workshop February 2001 on " Effective
Use of the Media and the Internet to Promote Human Rights",
the group decided to launch Bangladesh
first Human Rights webportal www.banglarights.net.
It has made rapid inroads into the international scene.
It is now recognized as the gateway to information on
Human Rights in Bangladesh.
In WorldInformation.org conference, Brussels
banglarights.net was one of the
three international sites that were selected for discussion
by an international group of NGOs and media and activist