Call for Applications in 21st Human Rights Summer School (HRSS)

After two years of COVID-19 restrictions, Empowerment through Law of the Common People (ELCOP) is glad to organize the 21st Human Rights Summer School (HRSS) from 17th– 27th December, 2022 at Proshika HRDC, Koitta, Manikganj, Bangladesh.

ELCOP is a voluntary, non-profitable, non-political, non-governmental human rights education, research and training organization dedicated to the common people of Bangladesh.

HRSS is a two-week long residential training on human rights which is comprised of class lectures, small group exercises, simulation, community visits, moot court competitions and many more. The theme for this year’s summer school is “Human Rights and Bangladesh: Leadership in Prospect”. Previously, distinguished scholars from Australia, India, Nepal, South Africa, Iran and host Bangladesh were the resource persons in the program.

Every year, the HRSS selection committee selects 42 final-year undergraduate law/ LLM students from Bangladesh and abroad. Interested students are welcome to apply with the necessary documents.


Participation Fee: USD 105.00 (For Foreign Participants)

BDT 10,000 (For Bangladeshi Participants)

NB: Fees are payable upon selection.

Application Deadline: 30 October, 2022


How to apply

Please fill out the application form from here-



For further queries, please contact:

  • Saima Karim Shanon, Program Manager, HRSS (+8801959301725)
  • Aranna Hossain Sakib, Assistant Program Manager, HRSS (+8801988100566).

You can also email us at

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