Sara Hossain Interview

May 30, 2008

The Whole Nine Yards
[Daily Star, May 30, 2008]

Sara Hossain speaks to Hana Shams Ahmed about the state of human rights in various sectors of the country and the administration’s role in creating a congenial atmosphere where human rights can be ensured for every person. Read the rest of this entry »


Voice for the Violated

June 16, 2006

by Hana Shams Ahmed
[Daily Star, June 16, 2006]

Drishtipat is an activist organisation for expatriate Bangladeshis to help victims of human rights violation in Bangladesh

It has happened to many Bangladeshi expatriates. Once the motherland is left behind there is no looking back. Some watch the Bangla news channels on a lazy Sunday morning just so as not to sound too ignorant when a fellow Bangladeshi makes a passing comment about some current political event. Others just couldn’t care less. This is the impression most of us have of Bangladeshis residing abroad. Read the rest of this entry »