NGO News Report :: Nari Unnayan Shakti (NUS) organized a safe city campaign program on prevention of sexual harassment today at Kalir bazar, Narayanganj with the technical support of Actionaid, Bangladesh. The key point of discussion was sexual harassment prevention methods.
The Executive Director of Nari Unnayan Shakti Dr. Afroja Parvin was the chief discussant at the event. Dr. Afroja called the civil society to protest and prevent eve-teasing and sexual harassment especially in city public transport. Asian TV Narayanganj Correspondent Khaled Bin Firoz, Bijoy TV Correspondent Saifuddin Ahmed Muktar, Eminent social activist Kazi Mahbub Alam and Field volunteer leader of NUS Nasrin Akter Tumpa spokes on the occasion. Tumpa at the end of youth women urged government to resist violence and eve-teasing from Narayanganj.
Nari Unnayan Shakti has been working to prevent sexual harassment and eve-teasing in Dhaka, Chittagong, Narayanganj, Jessore and Kustia. Besides, NUS is providing legal aid and Mock Trial service to the victims in Dhaka city.