Alliance for Cooperation and Legal Aid Bangladesh - ACLAB

Human Rights

ACLAB has been implementing Community Legal Service program among vulnerable children, sex workers, disadvantaged women in Savar, Mirpur & Mahammadpur Upazillas in Dhaka district with supported by Bangladesh Legal Aid and Services Trust (BLAST). The main objective of the program is to raise awareness and to sensitize the vulnerable and community people about civil, criminal, family, labour and land law, as well as on constitutional and human rights.

Following services are being provided in the project:
• Organize awareness raising campaign,
• Arrange group meeting, community orientation & advocacy,
• Provide legal education,
• Organize rally and observance day
• IEC Materials distribution
• Strengthening linkage and networking with legal service providers.
• Referral legal services for vulnerable groups.

Moreover, ACLAB has been working on human rights related issue for Men who have sex with Men (MSM) and Transgender groups in Satkhira, Chittagong and Cox’s bazar districts. The objective of program is to inform and to provide services on SRHR and HIV/AIDS among young people as well as raise awareness on human rights through community radio program.