Opinion by Jenefa Jabbar (Dhaka, Bangladesh)
Tuesday, March 16, 2021
Inter Press Service
DHAKA, Bangladesh, Mar 16 (IPS) - The 410 Legal Aid Centers that I handle in Bangladesh for BRAC’s Human Rights and Legal Aid Services obtained roughly 35,900 requests for help in 2020. Almost all of them contain gender-based violence in opposition to ladies and ladies.
In Bangladesh, gender-based violence is available in many kinds: bodily abuse; husbands throwing wives out of the house in home disputes; husbands demanding that their wives get extra dowry cash from their households,...