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EMK Small Grantee 2019 ELCOP’s Project SPIYCE successfully completed its training

MK Small Grantee 2019 ELCOP’s Project SPIYCE successfully completed its training part! SPIYCE trained 24 Law and Criminology students from Dhaka, Sylhet and Chittagong on Human Rights Fact Finding investigation.  From March till June 2019, these students learned how to design fact finding mission, interviewing skills, setting questionnaires, trust building with the victims of the human rights violations, and last but …

20th Human Rights Summer School Participant’s Application Form

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Empowerment through Law of the Common People (ELCOP) will be organizing the 20th Human Rights Summer School (HRSS) from 10th-21st October 2019 at Proshika HRDC, Koitta, Manikganj, Bangladesh.  HRSS is a two weeks long residential training on human rights which is comprised of class lectures, small group exercises, simulation, community visit, moot court competition and many more.  The theme for this year is “Human Rights …

Call for Street Lawyers

Protidiner Ain (Street Law) is being organized by the Empowerment through Law of the Common People (ELCOP) since 2001 for the first time in Bangladesh. The program is designed for raising legal consciousness among the school students, slum dwellers, street children and marginalized communities of Bangladesh. ELCOP runs this program in which students from various law schools of Bangladesh provide …

ELCOP hosts 1st ELCOP Signature Lecture 2019

Empowerment through Law of the Common People (ELCOP), established in 1999, is a voluntary, non-profitable, non-political, non-governmental human rights education, research and training organization dedicated to the common people of Bangladesh. ELCOP is embracing communities for democracy, justice and empowerment through action and participation. This organization was founded by eminent Professor Dr. Mizanur Rahman who is a former Chairman of …

ELCOP Signature Lecture 2019 on “Bangladesh Genocide 1971: International Recognition”

You are cordially invited to attend the first ELCOP Signature Lecture 2019 on “Bangladesh Genocide 1971: International Recognition” to be delivered by Eminent Professor Dr. Mizanur Rahman, Former Chairman, National Human Rights Commission and Chairman, ELCOP. Hon’ble Chief Justice of Bangladesh Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain has kindly consented to grace the occasion as the Chief Guest. Professor Dr. Rahmat Ullah, Dean, Faculty …

CALL FOR PAPERS for“ELCOP Year Book on Human Rights”

Ref.:- ELCOP/ 20th HRSS / CFP / 071414/….   CALL FOR PAPERS “ELCOP Year Book on Human Rights” Dedicated to the 20th Human Rights Summer School (HRSS) Empowerment through Law of the Common People (ELCOP) is going to organize its 20th Human Rights Summer School (HRSS) on “Human Rights and Rebellious Lawyering” in late September  2019 (19th – 30th September, 2019). In line with our twenty years …

Simulation project for Integrating Youth through Community Empowerment (SPIYCE)

We are very happy to have launched our latest project titled ‘Simulation project for Integrating Youth through Community Empowerment- (SPIYCE)’ in collaboration with the EMK Center,Dhaka. The training sessions of the first batch of (SPIYCE) took place from 29-30th March, 2019 at the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Bangladesh (CBCB) Auditorium. Some pictures of the event:

CLR Publications (2001-2014)

CLR Publications 01. Tying The Knot: Community Law Reform & Confidence Building In The Chittagong Hill Tracts Edited By: 1. Dr. Mizanur Rahman                   2.  Tanim Hussain Shawon Language: English Date of Publication: January, 2001 Price: BDT 50.00 / US $2.00 ISBN 984-31-1115-X   02. In Search of A Withering Community: The Santals of Bangladesh Edited By: Prof. Dr. Mizanur …

ELCOP Yearbook of Human Rights (2001 – 2014)

ELCOP Yearbook of Human Rights   01. Human Rights Summer School Manual Edited By: Dr. Mizanur Rahman Language: English Date of Publication: September, 2000 Price: BDT 300.00 / US $20.00 ISBN-984-31-0980-5   02. Human Rights and Empowerment Edited By: Dr. Mizanur Rahman Language: English Date of Publication: October, 2001 Price: <spanstyle=”color: #0000ff;”=””>BDT 500.00 / US $25.00</spanstyle=”color:> ISBN 984-31-1510-8   03.Human …