Child Rights Governance

Monday 4 February 2019

Mamtaz Begum’s journey of being a “Best Friend Mom”

“I used to believe, the only way to discipline children is to beat them”


Every parent is eager to see his or her child grow up to be responsible, compassionate, trustworthy, and kind. And Mamtaz Begum is no different.  She wants to see her children as confident, kind and successful. But like most other people she used to think strict parenting produces better-behaved kids.

Monday 4 June 2018

Pre-budget consultation held between children and the Ministry of Finance

To promote good governance, one of the priorities for Save the Children is to ensure that the government listens to children’s views and prioritises child rights in public decisions, including resource decisions.

Wednesday 9 May 2018

A Day for Children to Celebrate the Right to Play

For 13 years old Farzana Akhter, it was a different experience, “we always see boys and girls playing separately and girls feel shy to play in the playground, but it is the first time I participated in such a competition where boys and girls have played together.

Wednesday 9 May 2018

Bangladeshi Delegates Attend UPR Pre-Session at Geneva

Universal Periodic Review (UPR) pre-sessions were introduced in 2012, with the dual aim. Firstly, to create a platform for the civil society to directly advocate to government delegations in advance of the UPR session and secondly, to update diplomatic delegations on countries’ human rights situation.

Thursday 12 April 2018

Child Club Election: Children’s Journey to Active Citizenship

Child Club members of C&B Ghat, Faridpur elected their new Executive Committee for 2018 through an election process on 15 February.