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Abdul Quayyum, Communications and Media Manager, Save the Children Bangladesh
Bridging the Gap: youth-led campaigning for every last child

Bangladesh boasts of a substantial youth population made up of approximately 50 million, who have the potential to contribute as partners and lead us to achieving the Sustainable Development Goals ...

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Robbing our children of their childhood

Originally published on The Daily Star...

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Hundreds gather urging Government to drop the 'special provision'

Hundreds of teenage girls, guardians and rights activists gathered at the Central Shaheed Minar, Dhaka on 18 January demanding the removal of the special provision from the draft Child Marriage...

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Mobile based technology to prevent child marriage

Due to a collaboration between Access to Information (a2i) and Save the Children, and, in line with the Prime Minister’s promise for a more Digital Bangladesh, Kurigram District Administration has...

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Bangladesh Child Parliament – a platform to showcase adolescent children’s voice and active citizenship

The 13th session of the “Child Parliament” was held on 31 May, 2016 in Dhaka, involving 84 child parliamentarians representing 64 districts and 20 special regions. The meeting was supported by Save...

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