The School of Law, BRAC University has worked on a project titled, “Violence against Women (VAW).” The project is supported by the Justice Sector Facility (JSF) project undertaken by the Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs of the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh being funded by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), Bangladesh. The aim of the project is to identify the legislative inconsistencies and reasons behind low conviction rate in the VAW Cases.
The School of Law, BRAC University cordially invites you to attend a “Dissemination Ceremony” to present and discuss the final report of the VAW project to be held on Wednesday , 27 May, 2015 at 10.30 am in the Conference Room (1st floor) at BRAC Center Inn, 75 Mohakhali, Dhaka-1212.
10.30 am: Welcome Address by Dr. Shahdeen Malik, Director, School of Law
10.40 am: Launching of the Research Report & Address
10. 50 am: Presentation on “Background, justification, scope and methodology” by the
VAW Research Team
11.00 am: Tea Break
11.30 am: Presentation on “Reasons behind low conviction rate in the VAW cases” by
The VAW Research Team
12.00 am: Presentation on “Legislative Inconsistencies” by the VAW Research Team
12.30 am: Address by Mr. Christian Eldon, the Chief Technical Advisor, JSF Project, UNDP
12.45 am: Open Discussion
1 pm: Closing Address by Professor K. Shamsuddin Mahmood, the Head,
Undergraduate Program, Law, School of Law