Gender Platform Bangladesh, with the support of BILS organised a consultation meeting on draft of violence and harassment prevention laws towards women in educational institution and workplace on July 14, 2018 at BILS Seminar Hall.
Taking opinion and specific recommendations from Trade Union Leaders on proposed draft law and defining advocacy strategy were the main objectives of the meeting.
The consultation meeting was presided over by BILS Vice Chairman Shirin Akhter,MP while BILS Executive Director Syed Sultan Uddin Ahmmed delivered the welcome speech and moderated the meeting. Professor of Anthropology Department at Jahangirnagar University and Gender Platform Bangladesh Coordinator Ainun Nahar PhD delivered the introductory speech. Leaders of Sramik Karmocahri Oikya Parishad-SKOP, NCCWE, IndustriAll Bangladesh Council, Garments Sramik Karmochari Oikya Parishad(GSKOP), BILS Working Team and BILS Leaders, Lawyers and representatives of Gender Platform affiliated organisations participated in the meeting.