Concerted efforts to prevent violence against women stressed

13 April, 2019 12:00 AM printer

RAJSHAHI: Speakers at a discussion emphasized collective efforts of all government and non-government organizations to prevent violence against women to make an exploitation free society, reports BSS.

They also pointed out that community support is very important for establishing women rights everywhere in the society as they have laudable contribution to make a prosperous society. The observation came at a daylong meeting styled “Prevention of Child Rights and Violence against Women and Women Rights Establishment” at conference hall of Civil Surgeon Office in Chapainawabgonj on Thursday.

DASCOH Foundation under its ‘Strengthened Civil Society Protects and Promotes Women’s Rights Project’ organized the meeting in association with European Union and Nets Bangladesh.

Chapainawabgonj Deputy Commissioner (DC) AZM Nurul Haque and Civil Surgeon Dr Khairul Ataturk addressed the meeting as the chief and special guests respectively with Chief Executive Officer of DASCOH Foundation Akramul Haque in the chair.